Coldplay Closed Their Glastonbury Set by Covering the Bee Gees with a Bee Gee

As the punters pulled their feet out of the feces-infected mud of Glastonbury, Coldplay closed the weekend with a couple of Bee Gees covers. Joining them was Barry Gibb, an actual Bee Gee. There was a time when the Bee Gees and disco were so uncool that they were toxic. Today? Not so much, I guess.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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