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
Looks like their announcement went up early, but as the organisers themselves are now chatting about it online I don't think I'm treading on toes to get this out there! It's expected, a bit sad... but as ever with Bloodstock they're got a hefty dollop of good news to make up for it! Another big … Continue reading Today’s big postponement: Bloodstock 2020 – details on what to do with your tickets and GREAT news for 2021!
On the fifth of January, The Unicorn hosted the 5th Heat round of Metal To The Masses (M2tM for short). Many of you are, probably, familiar with what M2tM is, and the process of it. But, for those who don’t know, M2tM is an annual competition held by Bloodstock, which celebrates its own 20th birthday … Continue reading Metal 2 the Masses London Heat 5 report
Another year, another Bloodstock - the UK's largest independent festival, all based around a genre of music that apparently died in the 90s. Thankfully the powers that be at Bloodstock Central don't read the news so they've kept the metal juggernaut blindly trundling on for almost two decades now. 2019 sees the 18th festival overall, … Continue reading We’ll Be There: Bloodstock 2019 – Mosh’s View
Ivory Blacks plays host to the final of this year's Metal 2 the Masses (Glasgow edition) on Friday 3rd May. Winners from the heats and semis fight it out to see who gets to play at Bloodstock! Bands playing are: From Tyranny Deadfire GoodHuman Inferiem Catalysis Cerberon Rounding things off are M2TM 2018 winners A … Continue reading Glasgow Metal 2 the Masses final tomorrow night!
Bloodstock is pleased to reveal another six bands joining the fray at Catton Park this summer, hailing from not just the UK, but also Spain, Finland, and Egypt! The Metal 2 The Masses finals kick off soon too, so make plans to support your local event detailed below and you might even get to win … Continue reading Bloodstock announces another 6 bands, prepares M2TM finals