Organizers for England’s Glastonbury Festival have confirmed their full lineup of performers for the 2019 event. Following up on the March announcement for the first round of 2019 performers which included The Cure, Tame Impala, Lauryn Hill, and Wu-Tang Clan, Wednesday morning’s announcement saw the addition of Mac DeMarco, Maggie Rogers, BABYMETAL, Jeff Goldblum & The Mildred Snitzer Orchestra and more to this summer’s event.Related: Britain’s FLY Open Air Festival Banned The Use Of PhonesOther artists included with Wednesday’s lineup additions include country star Carrie Underwood, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, The Vaccines, Sunflower Bean, Four Tet, Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls, Fatboy Slim, Tank and the Bangas, and actor Idris Elba, who will be DJing at the event. Another actor who’ll perform at next month’s festival is Venom star Riz Ahmed, who raps under his Riz MC creative alias.This year’s festival will take place on June 26th-30th this summer at its usual, notoriously muddy home in Pilton, Somerset, England. Glastonbury continues its reputation as one of the largest annual concert productions in the world, welcoming over 1,000 different acts over dozens of stages and performance spaces.Head to the Glastonbury website for general info, a full list of set times, and ticketing details.
The rally is set to begin at 7:00 p.m. EST.
A part of the Florida Turnpike in southern Martin County was closed for a time Wednesday morning, as fire rescue crews responded to an Amazon Prime truck fire.It happened in the southbound lanes, just before Indiantown Road in Jupiter.Photo courtesy: Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT)Photos from the Florida Department of Transportation showed the truck engulfed in flames on the shoulder of the highway.One southbound lane reopened shortly before 9 a.m., and there are no reports of injuries.
If you are in North Central Florida this weekend and are hearing loud booms, not to worry. The U.S. Naval Air Station in Jacksonville explains the sounds are related to training exercises the Navy is conducting in the Ocala National Forest.Navy training schedules indicate that live and inert bombing is taking place at the Pinecastle Range Complex from Friday through Sunday of this weekend, between 11 a.m. and 11 p.m. each day.“During bombing periods wildlife may be temporarily displaced,” reads a statement from NAS Jacksonville. “Use extra caution when driving through the Ocala National forest and surrounding areas. Secure any items around your residence that could attract wildlife. Always be mindful of larger animals including black bears and practice bearwise measures.”Noise from past bombings has been reported in Flagler, Lake, Marion, Putnam and Volusia counties. The telephone number to file noise complaints is (800) 874-5059, Fleet Area Control and Surveillance Facility, Jacksonville, Florida.
President Donald Trump will be making a visit to Miami on Thursday for a meeting.According to the White House, the president is expected to land at Miami International Airport around 5:25 p.m.President Trump is scheduled to attend the annual winter meeting of the Republican National Committee at the Trump National Doral Resort. He is expected to stay in Miami for only a few hours, and then he is scheduled to fly back to Washington D.C.
President Trump and the first lady will arrive at PBIA around 6:35 this evening to spend the President’s day weekend at Mar-a-Lago and will be the Grand Marshal of “The Great American Race” in Daytona on Sunday.The first family will attend Sunday’s Daytona 500 and the #47 car has a Trump Pence 2020 paint job. As the Grand Marshal, Trump will issue the order “gentlemen start your engines.” While the honor has recently gone to a variety of actors and former NASCAR stars, Trump will be the first sitting president to serve as grand marshal since George W. Bush in 2004. Yesterday, officials said Dale Earnhardt Jr. was the Grand Marshall.Joey Logano and William Byron won the dual qualifying races last night which sets the field for Sunday’s Daytona 500. The duo will start in row two. Starting in row one will be pole winner Ricky Stenhouse Jr. and teammate Alex Bowman, who earned the front row spot in time trials.