BLOODSTOCK Festival 2018 – The Complete Coverage (Feature)

BLOODSTOCK Festival 2018 – The Complete Coverage (Feature)

Hi, with less than 2 weeks to go to Bloodstock Festival 2018 this reviewer wishes to introduce himself properly and give a little information on the festival itself. Auld Bugger’s Background I am an old rocker that started gigging back in 1979. My first gig was Whitesnake on the Lovehunter tour in the Odeon Edinburgh. The album or record that got me into the scene was Rainbow Rising. Especially the amazing voice of the late great Ronnie James…

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BLOODSTOCK – Less Than A Month To Go (News)

BLOODSTOCK – Less Than A Month To Go (News)

BLOODSTOCK NEWS Bloodstock Metal Festival is less than a month away. The good news is that Decibel Geek will be there reporting and reviewing the festival for readers online. However, you can still be there as a few tickets remain for this four day extravaganza (see link). Meanwhile, Bloodstock have announced another batch of new bands for those interested in checking out new talent or unknown outfits. New Blood Stage For Friday, the additions are:…

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BLOODSTOCK: Day Tickets, More Bands, Rock Discos And More

BLOODSTOCK: Day Tickets, More Bands, Rock Discos And More

Bloodstock Day Tickets Released Soon: With under 6 weeks to go Bloodstock Metal Festival have announced that there will be limited day tickets available for those who cannot do the whole weekend. At the same time they have announced a whole batch of new bands for the New Blood Stage, and one alteration for the Sophie Stage, and after hours entertainment in the different tents for those who don’t want to go to bed or…

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BLOODSTOCK – More Bands and Metal Art Display (News)

BLOODSTOCK – More Bands and Metal Art Display (News)

More Bands! Bloodstock Metal Festival continues to announce new bands, as well as other news regarding things to enjoy and explore at this years event to be held at Catton Hall in Derbyshire England. There are a list of winners from the heats of the Metal 2 The Masses competitions held all over the UK, most of whom are new on me as well. The ones revealed this time include…. Friday bands include two competition…

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BLOODSTOCK – Variety Of Bands Named For 2 Smaller Stages (News)

BLOODSTOCK – Variety Of Bands Named For 2 Smaller Stages (News)

Bloodstock Metal Festival have made some more announcements regarding new bands and other things going on over the weekend of August 9 to 12. They have announced bands for the New Blood stage which is exactly what it says, a stage for new upcoming bands who have fought in various heats around the country to win a place at the festival. The first two bands announced are for the Friday and include Pelugion a three…

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BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR – More New Additions and Only 90 Days To Go! (News)

BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR – More New Additions and Only 90 Days To Go! (News)

Bloodstock Metal Festival continue to announce bands from all over the world to the festival to be held at Catton Hall Derbyshire on the weekend of August 9 – 12. The 2 main stages are filling up nicely with 3 more for the main Dio stage and 4 for the second stage in the Sophie Tent. First up come Nailed To Obscurity from Esens in Germany who are according to the press details “doomy melodeath”….

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BLOODSTOCK 2018 Keep the Bands Coming – 4 More for Catton Hall (News)

BLOODSTOCK 2018 Keep the Bands Coming – 4 More for Catton Hall (News)

Bloodstock 2018 Metal Festival (to be held at Catton Hall Derbyshire England over August 9 – 12) continue to keep the announcements going with 4 more names. KISS through the years have used the slogan “you wanted the best you got the best”, however none of that kind of blowing your own trumpet from Scottish pirate metal crew Alestorm who have said “we promise not to be shite!” A typical kind of self-depreciating humor that Scotland is renowned for….

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BLOODSTOCK 2018 – New Bands Added & More (News)

BLOODSTOCK 2018 – New Bands Added & More (News)

Eight more acts have been confirmed for Bloodstock Metal Festival at Catton Hall Derbyshire in August along with news of a strongman competition! Well it is a “heavy” festival. Only one band is for the main stage, with two for both Friday and Saturday and three for the Sunday on the second stage known as the Sophie Lancaster stage. Now both main stages are beginning to fill up nicely, with only the Hobgoblin New Blood…

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BLOODSTOCK Keeps The Bands Coming For August (News)

BLOODSTOCK Keeps The Bands Coming For August (News)

In what is becoming a regular ritual, Bloodstock Metal Fest have announced another four bands for the festival to be held at Catton Hall Derbyshire England in August this year. Two of the bands named are “Special Guests” between the two stages and the other two are slightly lower down the bill. First up are Swedish melodic death metal outfit At The Gates, who are “Special Guests” on the Ronnie James Dio stage on Sunday,…

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First BLOODSTOCK FESTIVAL Announcements of 2018 (News)

First BLOODSTOCK FESTIVAL Announcements of 2018 (News)

Bloodstock Metal Festival continue to announce bands for the two main stages for the weekend in August (9th to 12th) including the headliner for the Saturday night on the second stage (The Sophie Lancaster Stage). Israeli progressive metal (and symphonic) outfit Orphaned Land will close the Saturday night in the tent. With an excellent new album out this month in “Unsung Prophets And Dead Messiahs” which is a concept piece taking the “allegory of the…

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