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Download announce Avenged Sevenfold to headline Friday!
Download have revealed Avenged Sevenfold will be headlining Friday night! The band has commented “We are more than honoured to be a part of this legendary show and line up. Being asked to headline Download for the second time is a career highlight. We would like to thank our UK A7X family” Download Festival’s Promoter, Andy Copping said: […]
Download announce first headliner for 2018!
*FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON* Download festival has announced the first headliner for 2018 and it’s a big one! Ozzy Osbourne is set to headline the festival on the Sunday night as a solo artist for the first time! Download promoter Andy Copping says; “We’re unbelievably excited to have Ozzy as one of the headliners next year. […]
Rebellion Fest 2018 adds new artists!
*FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON* Rebellion Fest 2018, held in Blackpool’s Winter Gardens August 2-5, have revealed more artists to the line-up! The latest to be announced is Peter Hook & The Light, who return following a storming set in 2016! Peter and his band will be playing a ‘best of Joy Division‘ set! Peter says; “It’s […]
Bloodstock add more bands!
*Festival announcement klaxon* Bloodstock festival has geared up for Halloween with a ghoulish announcement of more bands! The four spooktacular bands added are; WATAIN, Orden Ogan, Combichrist and Memoriam! Speaking of their anticipation for their Sophie Lancaster Stage Sunday headline slot, WATAIN frontman Erik Danielsson says; “Our last performance at BLOODSTOCK in 2012 was also the final date […]
COMPLEXITY FEST announces SIKTH, CARNIFEX, JOHN FRUM and more
Dutch heavy music festival Complexity Fest have announced SikTh, Carnifex, Three Trapped Tigers, God Mother, Ulsect (Including members of Textures and Dodecahedron) and finally John Frum (supergroup made up of members from The Dillinger Escape Plan, The Faceless, John Zor) Many more acts are still yet to be announced. The dates of the festival are Friday 23 and Saturday 24 February 2018 and more information and tickets can be found […]
Bloodstock announces 2018 Metal 2 The Masses Programme!
The hugely popular Bloodstock Metal 2 The Masses is back for 2018! The competition gives DIY and unsigned bands the opportunity to appear on the bill of the infamous Bloodstock festival! Detailed below are the participating UK regions (there’s more to come in Europe) – so if you’re in a self-signed or unsigned band and […]
Might As Well Fest 3 reveal final line up
The final lineup has been revealed for Might As Well Fest III! Held at Old Blue Last and The Macbeth in London, the amazing Kamikaze Girls will be joined by an impressive lineup including Better Than Never, Sweet Little Machine, Eat Defeat, Almeida, You Know The Drill, Don Blake, Sombulance, Harker, The Sour Taste, The Mixtape Saints, The Burnt Tapes, MAYPINE, Lay It […]
Judas Priest to headline Bloodstock 2018!
*Festival announcement klaxon* Following the announcement of Gojira and Nightwish headlining the Saturday and Sunday dates of Bloodstock 2018 respectively, the festival has announced their third and final headliner for the Friday night is the one and only Judas Priest! The metal legends will be making their Bloodstock debut and they say; “JUDAS PRIEST are thrilled, honoured and primed, […]
Full Holloween line-up revealed!
The full line-up for Holloween has been revealed! The inaugural one-day festival is set to be held at Southampton’s Talking Heads on Friday October 27! Joining curators and headliners Our Hollow, Our Home on the bill are Japanese metalcorers Crystal Lake who are set to play their first ever UK show, up and coming Welsh based post-hardcorers Holding […]
Reading Festival; My experience
Having wanted to go to Reading Festival since I was about 12 years old, I am very, very happy to say that I have been for the last two years, and this year will be my third. Although, admittedly, the line-up is nowhere near as good as it used to be, I still believe it’s […]
Our Hollow Our Home announce first Holloween supports!
Our Hollow Our Home‘s first Holloween festival has announced the first of the supports for the night! Joining the aforementioned band, who are set to headline and play breathtaking album Hartsick in full for the first time, are Shields and I, The Mapmaker! The one-day festival is set to take place on Friday October 27 […]
Bloodstock reveal two 2018 headliners!
Bloodstock 2017 has just finished, however we already have news of two headliners for 2018 and they are huge! Taking place between August 9-12 2018 at Catton Park, the weekend will be headlined by Gojira and Nightwish! This weekend’s festival was their most successful to date and the first to completely sell out and with […]