I am boycotting this event. First, there are hardly any acts that I want to see. Second, I agree with the Arctic Monkeys.
"It’s a bit patronising for us 21 year
olds to try to start to change the world," said Arctic Monkeys drummer
Matt Helders, explaining why the group is not on the bill at any of Al Gore‘s charity concerts.
"Especially when we’re using enough power for 10 houses just for
(stage) lighting. It’d be a bit hypocritical," he told AFP in an
interview before a concert in Paris.
I’ll go to the beach instead.
Speaking of the boys from Sheffield, here’s a video of them from Glastonbury 2007 covering Shirley Bassey’s James Bond theme song, Diamonds Are Forever.