Bloodstock Festival News

By Sam Dignon, 1st January 2017 Bloodstock, Festival News

So Bloodstock festival are wasting no time this year as this morning they announced that Megadeth will be joining Amon Amarth as headliners for Bloodstock 2017. The thrash legends last headlined Bloodstock in 2014 and they will be returning to close out the Sunday night of this years festival. Expect plenty of… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 7th December 2016 Bloodstock, Festival News, News

It’s time for some more bands for Bloodstock Open Air Festival 2017! And once again, the BOA team have lined up some crackers for all of us for next year. Firstly, making their Bloodstock Festival debut in 2017 are Skindred. Veterans of so many brilliant performances at Download and elsewhere,… Read More »

By James, 24th August 2016 Bloodstock, Festival News, Gig Reviews, News

Battered and bruised from two days of metal the last day of Bloodstock is perhaps the best lineup wise. With thrash metal royalty Slayer headlining today and up-and-comers Heart of a Coward sure to make a splash on mainstage early in the day its no time to start winding down…. Read More »

By James, 23rd August 2016 Bloodstock, Festival News, Gig Reviews, News

The second day of Bloodstock dawned bright, and blearily for some punters following the festivities of Twisted Sister the night before. Another fantastic day of the best heavy music can offer awaited though, from Cambion and their Ronnie James Dio stage début, through to Mastodon’s first ever UK festival headline slot… Read More »

By James, 19th August 2016 Bloodstock, Festival News, Gig Reviews, News

Bloodstock is always a fantastic weekend with some of the UK, and beyond’s best extreme metal acts coming together into a consistently great lineup. This year was no exception with Behemoth performing landmark album ‘The Satanist’ in full – a logical move considering its importance to extreme music in the past… Read More »