Glastonbury 2016: Day Two Coverage

Glastonbury by Maja Smiejkowska for Best New Bands

Somerset, UK – Glastonbury Festival kicked off for real on Friday after campers woke up to sunny intervals vying with overcast skies and a muddy terrain, though no worse than it was the day before. All the stages opened today so festival goers were hit with those “mission impossible” schedules. A high class problem. Talking of problems, this

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Blossoms – More Than Psychedelic


Austin – “Excellent choice,” said Charlie Salt, bass player for Blossoms, when he saw The Zombies playing on my Spotify. It wasn’t a coincidence—before our interview I had been double-checking my suspicion that The Zombies were a primary source for Blossoms’ music.  (Ed., Best New Bands’ interview with Blossoms took place during last month’s SXSW.)

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