For most metal heads, Bloodstock Open Air Festival is like Christmas. It's a highly anticipated event where preparation from bands, attendees, organisers and crew starts very early on. It's a great way to soak in a warm and welcoming atmosphere whilst checking out some great bands. For those of you who are going this year, … Continue reading ROCK OUT STAND OUT PLAYLIST – BLOODSTOCK SPECIAL
Lucky for some, BLOODSTOCK springs into March with news of seven more bands joining this summer’s best metal weekender and a massive thirteen more coach pick-up locations, making it easier than ever to get you, your mates, and all your camping gear to BLOODSTOCK for a very fine metallic time this August. Belgian death metal kings ABORTED stride onto the Ronnie … Continue reading NEWS: BLOODSTOCK – Reveal Seven More Bands
It’s almost Valentines Day and BLOODSTOCK’s true love is metal of all kinds! With that in mind, BLOODSTOCK’s got six more bands lined up for a hot date at Catton Park this summer. CANCER BATS land a Ronnie James Dio main stage slot on Saturday! Hot enough to melt the snow, perhaps you already caught one of their blistering UK … Continue reading NEWS: BLOODSTOCK – Metal Gifts for Valentines Day
BLOODSTOCK are thrilled to announce their Saturday night headliner for 2019! Australian metalcore titans, PARKWAY DRIVE will be bringing their blazing breakdowns and hellacious riffs to Catton Park for the very first time this August, hot on the heels of their UK headline run that The Guardian declared, “An eye-popping visual spectacle.” Frontman Winston McCall tells us, “We’re … Continue reading NEWS: BLOODSTOCK – Announce Final Headliner!
If you’ve dropped all your money on Christmas and are counting the pennies, the popular ticket payment plan is also now open, breaking that weekend ticket cost into five much more manageable chunks. First things first though, four more join the fray.... POWERWOLF land the coveted main stage special guest slot on Friday. The band tell … Continue reading NEWS: BLOODSTOCK welcomes in 2019 by announcing four new bands for August’s best metal weekender.
As the festive season descends upon us, BLOODSTOCK come bearing gifts! Four more bands for 2019! Saturday’s special guest on the Ronnie James Dio main stage will be none other than thrash titans, ANTHRAX. The band are set to start work on a new studio album in 2019, so maybe we’ll get to hear something new at BOA19! … Continue reading NEWS: BLOODSTOCK announces another four for 2019!
BLOODSTOCK is excited to announce another five more bands for August 2019’s heavy metal weekender. The Friday headliner on the Sophie Lancaster stage will be Swedish heavy metal trio, GRAND MAGUS! Frontman & guitarist JB commands us; "Dear Bloodstockers! The Magus returns to the UK to lay waste to your eardrums with metal! We are honoured to … Continue reading NEWS: BLOODSTOCK announces Grand Magus, Death Angel and More
BLOODSTOCK is thrilled to announce their second headliner for 2019! Closing out the Ronnie James Dio main stage on Sunday 11th August will be German rock legends, SCORPIONS! The band are excited to visit Catton Park for the very first time, telling us "We are very happy and proud to be headlining at Bloodstock Festival 2019 in Derbyshire … Continue reading NEWS: BLOODSTOCK announces Sunday night headliner for 2019!
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. CHILDREN OF BODOM land a Friday spot on the Ronnie James Dio main stage in a UK exclusive. The band entered Danger Johnny Studios with producer Mikko Karmila earlier … Continue reading NEWS: BLOODSTOCK announce six bands as an early Halloween treat!
BLOODSTOCK 2018 is looking to be the biggest yet, with tickets moving fast and set to sell out again in advance. If you want to join us at Catton Park in August, don’t delay in grabbing your tickets! The countdown is now on, with just 93 days to go! The remaining Friday/Saturday/Sunday slots on the Ronnie James Dio … Continue reading NEWS: BLOODSTOCK ANNOUNCE MORE BANDS