Festival Announcements

The major rock and metal festivals and events :-)

Stone Free Festival 2018 announces running times plus line-up additions 

With this year’s Stone Free Festival just over a month away, more exciting additions to the line-up have been announced, in addition to the full running order for the weekend. Pete Spiby & the Beat Alls have been announced to open the Indigo stage on Saturday, before slots from Stone …

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YOGA-TTA BE KIDDING ME – DO.OMYOGA LAUNCHES AT DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL

Download Festival, the UK’s premier rock event has today announced the debut of DO.OMYOGA on-site for 2018. Taking a leap into the world of wellness and fitness, festival revellers will have the incredible opportunity to perfect their downward facing Download Dog and take part in the renowned DO.OMYOGA classes along …

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Bloodstock unveils Thursday night lineup

BLOODSTOCK 2018 is all set 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 12 weeks to go! …

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With under 100 days to go, Bloodstock add more bands

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 …

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Clitheroe Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival – Sunday 14th October

Clitheroe Blues, Rhythm & Rock Festival Sunday 14th October 2018 With a warm welcome at The Grand….. Corky Laing The legendary Mountain drummer, songwriter, singer, raconteur from Montreal Canada…Returns to the UK with his band on his “70th Birthday Celebration Tour” We are delighted that one of his seven shows is at this festival… Corky Laing – still gets a kick from rehearsing daily …

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Download festival announced improved disabled facilities and goes greener

Download Festival, the world’s premier rock event has announced major improvement plans for this year’s festival, pushing to make it the most accessible and greenest Download ever. Viewing platforms across all stages and British Sign Language interpreters lead the way for accessibility improvements to better meet the needs of Download …

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Ramblin’ Man Fair – Latest Line Up Announcement!

Following on from the critically acclaimed and commercially successful third year in 2017, Ramblin’ Man Fair returns in 2018! This year the festival will move from its traditional end of July slot to the 30th June and 1st July 2018. Ramblin’ Man Fair is pleased to announce further acts for …

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Download festival announces 21 more bands plus WWE NXT

Download Festival, the champion of rock events, has today announced the grand return of WWE NXT LIVE! to the hallowed grounds of Donington Park. Fans will be electrified with incredible displays of skill and athleticism, as the hugest names in sports entertainment deliver the fully-fledged NXT show to a full-scale …

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Bloodstock announce six more bands for Easter

BLOODSTOCK is racing towards the weekend with some heavy metal Easter treats! Six more bands for August’s best heavy weekender, the first wave of club nights and the annual Easter Egg hunt on the BLOODSTOCK website, kicking off Friday 30th March! Check out www.bloodstock.uk.com from 8am Friday for details on …

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Amplified festival announce final headliner

Amplified Festival finalise line-up with a UK Festival exclusive earlier than scheduled. In what had been scheduled for announcement on Friday 9th March, festival organisers have decided that following the last week’s weather they’d say “F*ck the Snow” and give fans a little something to warm up with, making a …

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The Beast from The East (Midlands) spotted in London

During the height of a sub-zero blizzard today, a rare sighting of ‘The Beast from The East (Midlands)’ was caught on camera and bears an uncanny resemblance to the Download Festival dog. Download Festival takes place at Donington Park, Leicestershire on 8-10 June. Headlined by: Avenged Sevenfold, Guns N’ Roses …

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Amplified Festival 2018 announce Sunday Headliner

Costsowlds based Amplified Festival are proud to announce that closing out this years event is none other than Northern Ireland’s Multi Million album selling THERAPY? Bursting on to the scene in the early 90’s, their short, sharp blasts of metal were given an alternative slant by merging it with a …

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Bloodstock announces Alestorm, Pallbearer, & more

BLOODSTOCK is excited to announce four more bands for August’s best heavy metal weekender!  Tickets are moving fast for 2018 and we expect another advance sell-out, so don’t delay in picking up yours! There’s also only 6 days left to sign up to the deposit scheme… We welcome pirate metal’s …

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HRH C.R.O.W.S adds five more bands

HRH have added a new string to their bow: HRH C.R.O.W.S. – Country Rock, Outlaw, Western & Southern Rock. It’ll bring whole new areas of music into the tribes of the HRH nation, and five more bands have been added to the line-up for the festival’s debut weekend at the …

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Ramblin’ Man Fair – Announce Second Headliner

Following on from the critically acclaimed and commercially successful third year in 2017, Ramblin’ Man Fair returns in 2018! This year the festival will move from its traditional end of July slot to the 30th June and 1st July 2018 Ramblin’ Man Fair is pleased to announce the second headliner for …

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Bloodstock reveal eight more bands

As we head into February, the days are clicking by and BLOODSTOCK is just six months away!  Tickets are moving faster than ever in 2018 so don’t delay in picking up yours!  There’s another batch of bands to announce; one main stage band and seven more to flesh out part …

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WinterStorm Troon | Pre Public Tickets Now on Sale

WinterStorm Troon 2018 PRE PUBLIC WEEKEND TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE Click on the link below and enter the code PRE2018 to get £5 off per weekend ticket.  This code is only valid until midnight 5th February 2018 ORDER PRE PUBLIC TICKETS NOW Facebook Group  

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Ramblin Man Fair announce Caddillac Three

Following on from the critically acclaimed and commercially successful third year in 2017, Ramblin’ Man Fair returns in 2018! This year the festival will move from its traditional end of July slot to the 30th June and 1st July 2018 Ramblin’ Man Fair is pleased to announce the next band …

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Stone Free Festival 2018 – brand new acts announced

Stone Free Festival 2018 – brand new acts announced Stone Free Festival 2018 – Saturday 16th & Sunday 17th June Brand New Acts Announced – Buckcherry / Anathema / Orange Goblin / Richie Kotzen / Stone Broken / Tyketto Ginger Wildheart & many, many more Joining Headliners & Special Guests Scorpions / Yes Featuring …

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