Lana Del Rey arrived 30 minutes late for her Glastonbury set, leading to her performance being cut short and her microphone being switched off.
Why it matters
The incident at the highly anticipated Glastonbury Festival performance highlights the impact of tardiness and technical difficulties on live events.
What the papers say
The Guardian reports on the abrupt end of Lana Del Rey's headline set at Glastonbury, while The Telegraph provides details of the singer's late arrival and technical difficulties.
How we got here
Lana Del Rey's delayed and ultimately shortened performance at Glastonbury Festival has garnered attention and sparked discussions about punctuality and technical issues at live events.
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