2020 Crew Review: Sean M – Contributor

It’s coming to the end of 2020 and on the whole, it’s been memorable for all the wrong reasons. Lockdown restrictions as a result of COVID-19 has greatly impacted most people’s lives in one way or another, and some semblance of normality still seems far away. However, the arts and entertainment has been one of … Continue reading 2020 Crew Review: Sean M – Contributor

Bloodstock adds ten more bands for 2021

While everyone is adjusting to uncertain times right now and finding the best way forward, Bloodstock is choosing to remain positive and keen to be reunited with the best metal community next summer. With that in mind, they are pleased to reveal five more bands joining the Sophie Lancaster stage line-up next August, and another … Continue reading Bloodstock adds ten more bands for 2021

Bloodstock announces Saturday headliner and special guests

Bloodstock is excited to announce its replacement Saturday night entertainment for 2021’s event! The mighty Mercyful Fate will now headline the Ronnie James Dio main stage, with Dimmu Borgir arriving as special guests. The King Diamond-fronted, seminal black metal icons, Mercyful Fate reformed in 2019 after a lengthy hiatus. They were due to play their … Continue reading Bloodstock announces Saturday headliner and special guests

European Metal Festival Alliance starts tomorrow – set times here!

There’s just a few hours left before the EMFA (European Metal Festival Alliance) online streaming event, so put some beers in the fridge (or warm them on the radiator for added realism) and get ready for a fun weekend of metal. The event begins tomorrow, Friday 7th August at 12pm CET (that’s 11am UK time) … Continue reading European Metal Festival Alliance starts tomorrow – set times here!

Bloodstock passes on VAT saving to fans

Bloodstock's motto has long been “by the fans, for the fans” and today the independent, family-run festival reconfirms that sentiment remains firmly at its core, by announcing the recent government VAT reduction will be passed on to its customers. As previously announced, standard weekend tickets for the newly extended, now 5-day event in 2021 were … Continue reading Bloodstock passes on VAT saving to fans

Bloodstock et al announce tickets and final lineup for European Metal Festival Alliance

With Bloodstock joining forces with twelve of the best independent European metal festivals to create a unique online event, there’s lots of planning underway. Today, the full & final line up has been revealed for ‘festival weekend’ of 7th, 8th & 9th August and tickets are now on sale (priced at just €6.66) over at … Continue reading Bloodstock et al announce tickets and final lineup for European Metal Festival Alliance