Glastonbury 2022: David Levene’s backstage view – in pictures

Idles guitarists Mark Bowen and Lee Kieran get into their headspace before the show. I saw the same thing over and over, particularly at the Pyramid stage where the crowds are massive. Artists would arrive side of stage and almost go into a kind of trance, utterly focused on the job at hand. Sometimes entire bands would almost ignore each other, each going through their own rituals pre-show