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16 Aug, 2017

Finale headliner Megadeth close Bloodstock 2017!

By | 2018-11-08T20:57:58+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Categories: Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Someone said all good things must come to an end, and sadly it is the final night of Bloodstock Open Air for another year. On the plus side, tonight sees the mighty Megadeth return after headlining the festival last in 2014, this time as part of their Dystopia World Tour. The LA thrash idols fronted by Dave Mustaine, known for their political commentary and lyrics, are sure to have something to say about the current events in America unfolding this week – adding to the overwhelming anti-Trump se

14 Aug, 2017

Amon Amarth headline Bloodstock Open Air 2017

By | 2018-11-08T20:57:56+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Categories: Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

It’s Friday night, we’re all wearing black and the arena smells strongly of rum and beer. Let’s do this. Twice now, the Swedish vikings have hit the second-from-top billing at Bloodstock Open Air and tonight they finally get to bring their full fire-fuelled show to the hallowed ground of Catton Park. There is nothing about the stage set that suggests Amon Amarth intend anything less than a completely immersive show tonight, with the drum kit set atop a giant viking helmet, sporting two insanely

1 Jul, 2016

New bands announced for Bloodstock 2016

By | 2018-11-18T17:48:28+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Categories: Bloodstock Open Air, Festivals|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

There’s just 48 days until your wait is over for BLOODSTOCK - the biggest heavy metal party weekender of the year! BLOODSTOCK HQ is a hive of activity; the sunshine is on pre-order and there are still more bands being confirmed! Added for an early afternoon main stage slot on Sunday are rising, home-grown Century Media metalheads, HEART OF A COWARD (https://www.facebook.com/heartofacoward). Check out the video for ‘Hollow’ from last album ‘Deliverance’ at: https://youtu.be/C-h3c2VnA7A.

17 Feb, 2016

Bloodstock add more bands for 2016

By | 2018-11-18T17:50:49+00:00 February 17th, 2016|Categories: Bloodstock Open Air, Festivals|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

BLOODSTOCK is breezing through February with another clutch of confirmations for 2016’s best heavy metal weekender. Headlining the Sophie Lancaster stage on Thursday night, our welcome party night, will be PHIL CAMPBELL’S ALL STARR BAND. The Motorhead axeman will also officially open the newly christened ‘Lemmy’s Bar’ with the first drink at 5pm!!

22 Jan, 2016

BLOODSTOCK ANNOUNCES THREE MORE BANDS FOR 2016!

By | 2018-11-18T17:54:50+00:00 January 22nd, 2016|Categories: Bloodstock Open Air, Festivals|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Wipe away those January blues, because BLOODSTOCK has three more bands locked and loaded, ready to level Catton Park in August!

9 Apr, 2015

Seven more bands announced for Bloodstock’s Sophie Lancaster Stage

By | 2018-11-18T18:05:31+00:00 April 9th, 2015|Categories: Bloodstock Open Air, Festivals|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Can you feel the festival season creeping up?! Soon, very soon it will be time to pack up your tent and your Viking drinking horn, then you and your mates will be thrashing your way to Catton Park for BLOODSTOCK 2015! With 17 weeks to go, here’s another 7 head-banging additions to the Sophie Lancaster stage.