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25 Oct, 2018

BLOODSTOCK announce six bands as an early Halloween treat!

By | 2018-11-18T17:44:02+00:00 October 25th, 2018|Categories: Bloodstock Open Air, Festivals|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

As Halloween creeps up, BLOODSTOCK has prepared an early treat and announced six new bands to join their previously announced Friday night headliner, SABATON on the 2019 bill at Catton Park.

25 Oct, 2018

BLOODSTOCK announce SABATON as Friday night headliner for 2019!

By | 2018-11-18T17:44:03+00:00 October 25th, 2018|Categories: Bloodstock Open Air, Festivals|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

BLOODSTOCK are excited to announce their first headliner for 2019! Swedish metal warriors, SABATON will headline Friday 9th August in what will be their only UK show in 2019! Check out what they had to say about returning to Catton Park’s hallowed turf to headline the festival this time around - https://youtu.be/a_m5jrhKUZs. The band have always been a huge hit with BLOODSTOCK’s crowd in years prior, so we’re excited to see them step into a headline slot.

20 Aug, 2018

BOA 2018 – NIGHTWISH: Reviewed!

By | 2018-11-08T20:58:54+00:00 August 20th, 2018|Categories: Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The final night of Bloodstock 2018 is here, and there’s a distinct chill in the air, closing the main stage are symphonic metal heavyweights – Nightwish. From the moment they were announced last year, Nightwish have been a controversial pick for fans on the forums and social media, a band known as much for their ongoing drama as for their music. Indeed tonight’s showing will be the third lead vocalist BOA has seen with the band (Tarja Turunen; 2003, Anette Olzon; 2008) as Floor Jansen takes to t

16 Aug, 2018

BOA 2018 – GOJIRA: Reviewed!

By | 2018-11-08T20:58:53+00:00 August 16th, 2018|Categories: Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Gojira have been long awaited as a headliner here at BOA, and it seems as though the entire population of the festival – some 18 thousand metalheads, have turned out for them tonight. The band waste no time in racing right into the heavy stuff with ‘Only Pain’ and ‘The Heaviest Matter of the Universe’ against a brooding mountain range backdrop, as giant plumes of smoke are blasted out from the front of the stage.