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Onslaught Unveil New Line-up for Bloodstock 

UK thrash metal act Onslaught will unveil their new line up on the main stage at Bloodstock Festival Bloodstock Festival on 10th August, as longstanding members Nige Rockett, Sy Keeler & Jeff Williams are joined by James Perry (drums) and Wayne Dorman (guitar). “The band is genuinely sounding more powerful and aggressively focused than ever before! “ Rockett announced. “James has ...

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Bloodstock 2018: Bands you MUST see – as chosen by the fans

What sets Bloodstock aside from other big festivals in the UK is the fact they book the biggest names in the world of metal. Thing is, there are so many metal (and rock) bands out there – it’s no mean feat trying to listen to them all. When it comes to the ever-stacked line-up of Bloodstock Festival, where do you ...

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Kilonova “people don’t expect us to be thrash because we have a female vocalist”- Bloodstock 2018

Only four weeks away, Bloodstock looks to be bigger than ever. Yet, what makes Bloodstock stand out among all the other great metal and rock festivals in the UK? I’d say it’s the championing of new, and unsigned bands. The New Blood Stage is the physical embodiment of this. The way to qualify for this is by winning heats of ...

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Bloodstock: Anthrax and more announced for 2016

Beating all the rushes that come with the festive period ahead, Bloodstock have today announced the addition of three further bands for the 2016 festival line up, with Gojira, Satyricon and Anthrax! First up are the French music genius Gojira, performing on the Saturday as special guests, after a mammoth display in 2013, you can expect them to bring waves ...

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Bloodstock 2015: Final Bands Added

With less than two weeks to go, the final additions have been made to this year’s line-up. Playing the Dio stage on Friday are Brit-metal mob Savage Messiah, who have just released their new single ‘Hellblazer’, from the album ‘The Fateful Dark’. You can watch the video below: Also added tot he bill are the various winners of ‘Metal 2 ...

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Hell members discuss ‘Curse and Chapter’

Members of British metallers Hell have released a video discussing the themes included in the band’s new album, Curse and Chapter. The band’s latest release is the follow-up to their 2011 debut Human Remains and is packaged alongside a bonus DVD featuring performances from the band’s homecoming show at Derby’s Assembly Rooms as well as their appearance at this year’s ...

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Lamb Of God announce support for January 2014 UK tour

Virginian groove legends Lamb Of God have revealed who will be joining them on their upcoming January dates next year. The group have announced that up-and-coming metal act Huntress and technical death metallers Decapitated will be touring alongside the band next year. The dates are the band’s first since this year’s Bloodstock festival and the first full UK tour since vocalist Randy ...

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Lamb of God announce UK show support

Legendary American groove metallers, Lamb of God, have announced the support act for their upcoming headlining UK show. It has been revealed that British boys Sylosis will be supporting Lamb of God at their upcoming one-off gig at Wolverhampton’s Wulfrun Hall on August 13th. This show is added to a batch of incrediable UK dates for the band including their ...

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Sabaton reveal title of their first ever live DVD

Swedish power metallers Sabaton have revealed the title and release date for their first ever live DVD/Blu-ray. Get all the information on the upcoming release in a statement released by the band below! “We can now confirm the release date of the DVD/Blu-ray we recorded last year. It will be released in the UK on September 23rd, 2013 via Nuclear Blast ...

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Lamb Of God’s Randy Blythe to release memoir

Vocalist for the esteemed American groove metal group Lamb Of God, Randy Blythe, has announced he will be releasing a book in the near future. The book is said to focus on the past year of Randy’s life which, as many know, has been an extremely eventful period for the vocalist as he dealt with man slaughter charges in the ...

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