All the below straight from the PR machine behind Uprising V which has been given the go-ahead! The bill is still a work in progress, but already looks as strong as ever… More info here as we get it, and on the facebook event page. Heavy metal heroes, DIY daredevils, masters of the riff and the … Continue reading Uprising V announce headliner (and more)!
More news about shiny spinny discs and downloads: Diamond Head NWOBHM pioneers Diamond Head are thrilled to announce they have signed a worldwide record deal with international label: Silver Lining Music. The label's statement reads: We are beyond psyched to announce that we have struck legendary heavy metal gold by signing Diamond Head to the … Continue reading Album News: Diamond Head / Frenzy / NNRA / Morass of Molasses
After the long journey from Glasgow to Bloodstock the previous night, the first full day of non-stop heavy metal mania couldn’t come quick enough. Endeavour (7) was the first band I caught on the Sophie Lancaster stage. They performed their complex and varied music both tightly and heavily. The audio quality in the tent got … Continue reading Sean’s Bloodstock 2017 review: Friday
(Transcription by James) After their performance on the Sophie Stage on the Friday, we caught up with Phil and Bones from Morasses of Molasses on the Saturday to chat about their performance and also any bands they were looking forward to seeing. Read on for the full transcription... Is this your first time playing Bloodstock? … Continue reading Bloodstock 2017 Interview: Phil and Bones of Morass of Molasses
As ever, we’re going to try and cover every single Jäger, New Blood and SOPHIE stage band before Bloodstock kicks off on August 10th. Your chance to check them out and start planning which bands to get there early for! Trust us when we tell you that this is bound to result in some frustrating clashes … Continue reading #ROADTOBOA2017 – Morass of Molasses
Due to the huge number of bands playing at Bloodstock this year, and the fact that our two roving reporters will actually want to watch some of them, we're doing a little round of pre-festival interviews this year. We're focussing on the bands playing the Jagermeister and Hobgoblin New Blood Stages so they get a chance … Continue reading Pre-Bloodstock interview: Morass of Molasses