ANNOUNCEMENT !!  Bloodstock Festival have added a load of new bands to the bill!


? Swedish metal crew Amaranthe are added to the Sunday Ronnie Jamies Dio main stage bill.


? Landing a Sophie Lancaster stage slot on Friday are Mancunian bruisers, INGESTED.


? Joining them on the Friday line-up are MORTISHEAD


? Landing a slot on Saturday’s Sophie bill, we welcome back Irish trio, Dead Label


? All the way from Perth, Australia, prog metallers Voyager Australia


? After having to pull out last year, we’re pleased Nuclear Blast’s brutal German duo MANTAR


? If thrash is more your thing, be sure to catch Brighton beasts, King Leviathan


? BLOODSTOCK is also pleased to welcome heavy supergroup, ACT OF DEFIANCE


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#BOA18 ANNOUNCEMENT ?? They've added four new bands to the bill!



? Sunday’s special guest on the Ronnie James Dio main stage will be At The Gates


? Cruising into a Saturday night special guest slot on the Sophie stage are seminal New Orleans thrash pioneers, Exhorder.


? Las Vegas sludge metal beasts, Weight of the Tide land a Sophie stage slot.


? California death metal outfit, SANGRE also join the Sophie stage bill

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? Jasta & FRIENDS are set for a Ronnie James Dio main stage slot on Sunday! Expect some special guests to jump on stage

? Venom Inc also join Saturday’s main stage bill! With new album, ‘Avé’ released via Nuclear Blast last year, the seminal British metal icons will be bringing both classic tracks and new

? Their Saturday night Sophie Lancaster stage headliner will be Orphaned Land

? Also joining the bill are the hotly tipped Danish prog metal outfit VOLA, who join the Sophie stage bill on Saturday

#BOA18 tickets are flying out the door, with less than 50 VIP tickets remaining and weekend tickets selling fast!

Don't forget you can sign up to the Ticket Deposit Scheme until 28th February and pay for your ticket over 5, easy to manage, payments





Lindsay Smith-Boam


BLOODSTOCK is excited to announce another four bands for their August 2018 metal weekender.


Joining Friday’s main stage bill are crossover thrash legends SUICIDAL TENDENCIES - OFFICIAL who play BLOODSTOCK for the first time in their storied 38-year career.


Also landing a debut slot on the bill is the Duke of Spook, Wednesday 13.


Florida symphonic/power metallers KAMELOT join Friday’s main stage line up.


Classic rock luminaries Mr Big also make their BLOODSTOCK debut on Sunday’s main stage, marking 30 years since the band’s inception.


With Friday night headliners, JUDAS PRIEST, Saturday headliners, GOJIRA and Sunday’s bil toppers, NIGHTWISH already announced, plus EMPEROR, DEVILDRIVER, WATAIN, FOZZY, COMBICHRIST, BLOODBATH, NAILS, DORO, ORDEN OGAN, SEPTICFLESH and MEMORIAM so far, 2018 is shaping up to be another stellar year for BLOODSTOCK.


BLOODSTOCK will take place at Catton Park, Derbyshire on 9th-12th August 2018. Tickets and more info at





By Naomi Jeremiah




? German metal legend, DORO will be our Friday night Sophie Lancaster stage headliner!


? WWE wrestling star Chris Jericho’s band, Fozzy join Sunday’s Ronnie James Dio main stage line-up.


? Swedish death metal outfit, Bloodbath will lay waste to the main stage on Friday.


? Landing a Saturday spot on the main stage are Greek symphonic death metal squad, SEPTICFLESH-official-



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By Lindsay Smith-Boam


BLOODSTOCK Festival Announcement! More bands announced!


The guys at Bloodstock have pulled a few absolute gems out of the bag this year already and now there is even more with WATAIN announced to headline Sunday’s Sophie Lancaster stage and ORDEN OGAN landing a main stage slot on the Saturday.


COMBICHRIST joint the line-up for the main stage on Friday as do MEMORIAM UK.


Don't miss out! Get yourself over to their website and buy those tickets!


Full details and Early Bird Tickets are available from HERE





By Lindsay Smith-Boam


Bloodstock Festival 2018 Announcement!


With impressive head-liners already having being announced,  the wonderful people at Bloodstock have amazed us with more awesomeness added to the bill!!!


Black metal legends Emperor will be performing on the Ronnie James Dio main stage on Friday’s bill.


Added to Sundays line-up on the main stage are DevilDriver and Nails!

This is going to be epic!!!!


Get your tickets, don’t miss out!





By Lindsay Smith-Boam


The UK’s biggest independent Metal festival, BLOODSTOCK have announced their Friday night headliner to be Judas Priest completing a magnificent weekend line-up which sees Gojira headline the Saturday and Nightwish close the weekend with their Sunday night headline spot.


100 bands over 4 days cannot be a bad thing, so join 15,000 other revellers for music across 4 stages, a huge international metal market, late night entertainment in the Sophie Lancaster tent, fairground rides and Lemmy's Bar serving real ales!


Check out the VIP and camping options on the Bloodstock website too.


Bloodstock will take place at Catton Park, Derbyshire on 9th-12th August 2018


Get your tickets HERE


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