Event Reviews

The major rock and metal festivals and events …reviewed

Bloodstock Open Air 10th Anniversary – 2010 (Festival)

So, the 10th edition of the self proclaimed “UK number 1 metal festival” – Bloodstock has been and gone but not forgotten… Mainly due to the torrential rain that we early birds suffered with whilst trying to put up our tents but hey, that’s character building. Thanks to the rain, …

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Festival Comparison Chart

  2009 2009 2010 2009   BLOODSTOCK GRASPOP HAMMERFEST HELLFIRE Festival type Outdoor Outdoor Indoor Indoor Weekend Ticket price £100 €130 £130 £55 Day Ticket price N/A €60 N/A £25 Location Derby (UK) Dessel (BE) Prestatyn (UK) UK Duration (days) 3 3 3 2 Festival size Medium Large Small Very …

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Bloodstock Open Air – 2009 (Festival)

FESTIVAL FACILITIES & TIPS FOOD & DRINK – For a smallish festival there was quite a variety of food on offer including last years full inedible english breakfast, which apparently (taking the word of the customers) had improved from last year, as they removed the bouncy egg from the menu. …

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Graspop Metal Meeting – 2009 (Festival)

FESTIVAL FACILITIES & TIPS FOOD & DRINK – We all know how festivals whack the prices of food and drinks up for their maximal profits but this year’s prices were ridiculous! You weren’t only ripped off but you also had to buy tokens before hand. Not to mention the stupid …

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