Not long now before the BLOODSTOCK faithful thunder onto the hallowed turf of Catton Park! While you’re dusting off that tent and getting those cases of beer in, BLOODSTOCK HQ is announcing even more bands!!
Joining Saturday’s Ronnie James Dio main stage bill are Denver-based thrash animals HAVOK. The band recently released their fourth studio album, ‘Conformicide’ via Century Media. Warm up your necks in anticipation to ‘Claiming Certainty’, taken from that CD – https://youtu.be/Hc9JYLOCyG4. Also landing the opening slot on Saturday’s main stage are San Francisco tech death outfit, FALLUJAH. Check out the video for ‘Abandon’, taken from their recently released Nuclear Blast album, ‘Dreamless’ – https://youtu.be/_uBXmb1TVxk.
Fleshing out the Sophie bill over the weekend are seven awesome bands. Joining us on Friday will be Norwich thrashers SHRAPNEL (www.facebook.com/ShrapnelOffi
Phase two of our ‘Metal 2 The Masses’ finalists are also locked down. These lucky winners of regional heats land a slot on the Hobgoblin New Blood stage… On Friday, fans of Lamb of God, Fear Factory, & Whitechapel should be sure to catch Carlisle champions, SEEK SOLACE IN RUIN (https://www.youtube.com/watch
Planning your travel to BLOODSTOCK yet? Need a lift or driving there and want cash for your empty seats? BLOODSTOCK have teamed up with GOCARSHARE! Register where you’re travelling to/from, or your route, and then wait for drivers/passengers to get in touch! GOCARSHARE is integrated with Facebook, so you can check out your possible travel buddies and they encourage travellers to post feedback. Plus you might even win a pair of tickets for next year! For full details, head over to http://gocarshare.com/festival
Already announced for 2017 are our three headliners AMON AMARTH, GHOST, and MEGADETH, plus ARCH ENEMY, KREATOR, BLIND GUARDIAN, HATEBREED, TESTAMENT, OBITUARY, KING 810, BRUJERIA, WHITECHAPEL, SKINDRED, POSSESSED, ANNIHILATOR, MUNICIPAL WASTE, HELL, DECAPITATED, SOILWORK, CHELSEA GRIN, MACABRE, INQUISITION, SCARAB, WINTERSUN, ONI, DENDERA, KROH, ABHORRENT DECIMATION, PUPPY, THE ONE HUNDRED, BOSSK, WINTERFYLLETH, LIONIZE, BLIND HAZE, ARTHEMIS, DEVILMENT and many more. For the full list, visit http://www.bloodstock.uk.com – even more bands are still be announced! Stay tuned to BLOODSTOCK’s social media at https://www.facebook.com/blood
BLOODSTOCK will take place at Catton Park, Derbyshire on 10th-13th August 2017. Standard weekend camping tix are on sale at £139 (+ booking fee) from http://bloodstock.seetickets.c