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Bloodstock add more bands

It’s almost Valentines Day and BLOODSTOCK’s true love is metal of all kinds! With that in mind, BLOODSTOCK’s got five 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, …

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Bloodstock announces final headliner

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 …

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Amplified festival announce final 2019 headliner

A slightly belated Happy New Year everyone…who else cannot believe it is nearing the end of January already? With the festival season merely a few months away it seems the perfect time to announce our final headline act to complete the lineup for Amplified 2019…as you all know previously we’ve …

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Black Stone Cherry announced as Saturday headliner for Ramblin man fair

Following on from the critically acclaimed and commercially successful fourth year in 2018, Ramblin’ Man Fair returns in 2019! This year the festival will move back its traditional end of July slot on the 19th, 20thand 21stJuly. Ramblin Man’ Fair announce BLACK STONE CHERRY (Saturday’s Main Stage Headliner). They join …

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Bloodstock announce 4 new bands for 2019

BLOODSTOCK welcomes in 2019 by announcing four new bands for August’s best metal weekender. 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 …

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Amplified announce more bands for 2019

With a line up that already includes the likes of JINJER, MUSHROOMHEAD, FLOTSAM AND JETSAM, MEMORIAM and CONAN along with old friends UNZUCHT, SULPHER and THE AMORETTES we think its time we ‘unwrap’ and announce some gifts for you this Christmas… Joining us here at Amplified in 2019 are: Europe’s …

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Bloodstock announces deposit scheme & final VIP release

If you’re busy Christmas shopping, don’t forget that today, Friday 14th December is the last day to snap up Early Bird discount tickets for BLOODSTOCK next Summer! Just £125 (+ fees) for four days of metal fun, so pick up yours today at the ticket store to save a few quid …

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HRH Vikings Festival II 2019 Headliner Announced:

The Norse Wind is Rising: HRH Vikings Festival II Announces Their Initial Shield Wall. The Second Coming is upon us: All hail HRH Vikings II. HRH – Europe’s leading residential provider – debuted HRH Vikings last weekend: a stage-storming, genre-crossing, alloy of five – count ’em: FIVE! – forms of …

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Call Of The Wild Festival Announces Sunday Headliner

Hardcore Superstar Announced As Sunday Headliner Call Of The Wild Festival Lincs Showground: 24th-26th May 2019 One of their biggest hits is ‘We Don’t Celebrate Sundays‘ but without a shadow of doubt, Hardcore Superstar will be joined by thousands of festival-goers as the curtain closes on the inaugural Call of …

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Bloodstock add Grand Magus, Death angel and more

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 be headlining the Sophie Lancaster stage and we …

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Download festival announce more bands for 2019

Download Festival, the world’s premier rock event, has announced a further 23 acts including Slayer with their last ever UK show, The Smashing Pumpkins, Dream Theater, Lamb of God, Eagles Of Death Metal, and more. The three-day festival takes place 14-16 June 2019 at the spiritual home of rock in Donington Park, Leicestershire. Tickets …

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Hard Rock Hell are excited to announce a huge part of next years event!

Twisted Sister’s Front Man Dee Snider, Buckcherry, Michael Monroe & Doro Spearhead Hard Rock Hell’s 13th Crusade  Back by unbelievable fan demand are Twisted Sister’s legendary frontman, Dee Snider who will be backed up by California Rockers Buckcherry, Finland’s Finest, Michael Monroe and German Rock Goddess Doro. Other acts ordered in by the HRH Fans include GUN, Diamond Head and Zodiac Mindwarp. Also …

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Ramblin’ Man announce Blues stage headliner for 2019

Following on from the critically acclaimed and commercially successful fourth year in 2018, Ramblin’ Man Fair returns in 2019! This year the festival will move back its traditional end of July slot on the 19th, 20thand 21stJuly. Following the announcement of rock legends FOREIGNER as Saturday’s Main Stage Headliner, Ramblin’ Man Fair …

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Wacken Winter Nights announce two new bands

Wacken Winter Nights announce new bands, release first running order of main stages, and start pre-sale of day passes In the Celtic calendar, the night leading into November 1st was a special date. The pagan Irish feast Samhain still finds its echo in today’s All Hallows Eve or in its …

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Bloodstock announce 4 more bands for Halloween

Happy Halloween! BLOODSTOCK is excited to announce four more bands for 2019, guaranteed to make next year’s best metal weekender howlingly spooktacular. Uncompromising hardcore punk squad CODE ORANGE make their BLOODSTOCK debut on Saturday on the Ronnie James Dio main stage. The band’s Jami Morgan tells us “We’ve been wanting to play …

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