Tag Archives: Bloodstock

Interview: Anti Clone – Bloodstock 2016 (audio and gallery)

Ask anyone about new metal as soon as three years ago and they would say it’s as dead as grunge was in 1999. Fast forward to today and there are many bands who are proud to take on the label, plus many bands like Skindred and Linkin Park who never went away. One of the younger bands who are trying ...

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Bloodstock line up grows with recent announcements

Bloodstock-Open -Air 2016 is slowly creeping closer, now with less than 6 months until its arrival, the Bloodstock family have added a further four bands to the already impressive line up. Gracing the Ronnie James Dio stage for the first time since their recent reformation, come industrial metal titans Misery Loves Company, speaking of the announcement the band keep it no ...

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Bloodstock 2016: WitchSorrow, Phil Campbell and more added to line-up

Bloodstock festival 2016 fast approaches, and with now less than six months to go – more bands have been announced The first addition could not be better for the opening nights party to get you in the mood. Phil Campbell’s All Starr Band have been announced as Thursday nights head-liners, expect many covers of all the greats but this sensational ...

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Bloodstock: The Evolution

Starting out in 2001 as a one-day indoor event and seeing numbers of roughly 700 people, Bloodstock has become a household name amongst rock and metal fans. Now seeing numbers of 15,000 people, it has evolved to a full blown outdoor metal festival (Bloodstock Open Air – BOA), having seen acts such as Lacuna Coil, Testament, Cradle of Filth, Lamb of God and ...

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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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RAMzine – Issue 5 – Bloodstock & Bowling For Soup!

What a month! What a summer! We sure have been busy! From Bloodstock in Derbyshire, all the way to MetalDays in Slovenia! This may just be our best issue yet. We have celebrated the old, looking back at Marylin Manson, and Rainbow in our RAMzine Classic’s reviews. We also showcase the new, as we talk to Adam Leader of In ...

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Interview: Dead Label at Bloodstock 2015

RAMzine caught up with Dan O’ Grady (bass/vocals), Danny Hall (guitar), and Claire Percival (drums) of Irish metal band Dead Label at this years Bloodstock Festival. We find out their top three bands, as well as asking Claire how she feels about being a female in this male dominated world, and finding out what Dead Label are up to next! How ...

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News: Bands Announced For Bloodstock 2016

No sooner has Bloodstock 2015 come to a close, than bands are announced for next year’s metalfest. Already, Venom and Behemoth have been added to the bill for the festival next year, which will take place 11th – 14th August at Catton Park, Derbyshire. They will be playing their current album The Satanist in full on the Friday: Frontman, Nergal, stated, “Our Bloodstock ...

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Interview: Piss Viper at BloodStock 2015 (audio)

One of the best things about Bloodstock Open Air is they embrace new talent in the shape of their Hobgoblin New Blood stage.  One of the acts that stood out this year were Piss Viper – a Southern Rock – inspired metal band who formed mid-2014. You don’t get much newer than that! We caught up with the controversially-named five-piece ...

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Bloodstock announce new bands & clubnights

Festival season has started, but Bloodstock still has a few more little announcements to keep our appetites wet. Ten new bands have been announced across the weekend. Friday on the Sophie Lancaster stage, Messiah’s Kiss take the stand featuring former session musicians for Tony Iommi and Saxon. Saturday welcomes old school thrash act Annihilated, and brutal death metallers Ageless Oblivion. ...

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