Metal Festival News And Information

By Jamie Giberti, 14th August 2018 Bloodstock, Festival News, Gig Reviews, News

With the weather changing it’s mind on the opening day of Bloodstock Open Air 2018 more times than Neymar making dives at this Summer’s World Cup, our foray into Catton Hall found metalheads of all kinds from the shirtless to those somewhat more weather proof. It felt oddly appropriate then… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 8th August 2018 Download, Festival News, News

With Download 2018 in full swing, there were a feast of musical offerings of all blends of metal on offer on middle Saturday. Team Rock Sins runs you through the best and the worst of what went down across the day on our favourite stage sponsored by a certain lighter… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 3rd August 2018 Bloodstock, Festival News, News, Rocksins Spotify Playlist

It’s that time of the year again when Bloodstock Open Air is almost upon us, so we’ve dedicated the return of our weekly spotify playlist to the UK’s favourite metal festival for the metal purists. With headliners Nightwish, Gojira and Judas Priest (who feature twice, because, let’s face it, who… Read More »

By Jon Stickler, 31st July 2018 Damnation Festival, Festival News, News

Napalm Death, Entombed AD and Vader are among the new additions to the line up for this year’s Damnation Festival. The heavyweight trio lead the latest line up announcement, which also includes the addition of heavy riff worshippers OHHMS, progressive black metallers A Forest of Stars and rising hardcore outfit,… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 6th July 2018 Download, Festival News, Gig Reviews, News

Continuing the rundown of all the action from Donington, we’ve got the highlights of what the Rock Sins team managed to see on the Avalanche and Dogtooth Stages on the first day of Download Festival 2018. If you’ve missed our reviews from the main stage, and from the Zippo Encore… Read More »