- Amorphis – Circle
- Gates Of Hell – Critical Obsession
- Master Musicians of Bukkake – Far West
- Chasing Dragons – Take Flight For A Firefight
- Airbourne – Black Dog Barking
- Sound Of Contact – Dimensionaut
- Malefice – V
- Children of Bodom – Halo of Blood
- Mad Hatter 2.0 – Deconstruct
- Ruined Families – Blank Language
- Fantasist – Fantasist
- Steak Number Eight – The Hutch
- Lifeforms – Multidimensional
- Dan Reed Talks To ThisIsNotAScene
- Honningbarna – Verden Er Enkel
- Earsplit PR and ThisIsNotAScene Team Up to Offer The Latest Release From Thinning The Herd, "Freedom From The Known"
- Sound Of Contact Offer Video Teaser For Upcoming Album "Dimensionaut" & First Single 'Not Coming down'
- Journey, Whitesnake and Thunder UK Tour
- Viral Propaganda PR and ThisIsNotAScene Team to Stream the latest Album from Scarred
- Earsplit PR Teams With ThisIsNotAScene To Stream The Debut Album From In The Silence, A Fair Dream Gone Mad
- Slayer's Jeff Hanneman Passes Away
- Record Label Launch - Cruel Nature Records
- World Premier of ‘Trakthor’, from Zolle's Self Titled Release
- Clutch To Return To The UK In July
- Earsplit PR & ThisIsNotAScene Team Up To Stream The Latest Album From The Unclean, "The Eagle"
- Coilguns Announce UK Tour Dates & Release 'Commuters' Studio Report Part 2
- ThisIsNotAScene Presents An Exclusive Stream Of 7 Weeks Latest Album 'Carnivora'
- Godsized '11th Hour' Tour Diary (Part 1)
- Godsized Release New Video, Free Single & UK/European Tour
- Bay Area Thrashers Heathen Announce One-Off Show In London
Bloodstock Open Air Archive
Posted on July 6, 2012 | No CommentsThis year, the quality of the unsigned bands on offer is outstanding, resulting in the New Blood stage’s most exciting line up to date. With sold out finals up and down the country in 200 – 600 capacity venues, as well as reaching over the borders...
Posted on June 6, 2012 | No CommentsBloodstock Open Air has revealed its final headliner for 2012 as Oakland metal titans Machine Head, who will make their first ever UK festival headlining appearance on Saturday, August 11th on the Ronnie James Dio main stage. Machine Head first graced UK shores in the wake...
Posted on April 30, 2012 | No CommentsChris Ward was pretty impressed with the new Paradise Lost album, entitled “Tragic Idol”. He caught up with guitarist/main composer Greg Mackintosh in Wolverhampton and they talked at length about the new PL album, Greg’s disdain for certain type of bands and the possible re-recording...
Posted on March 26, 2012 | No CommentsThe debut EP from UK metal band Furyborn hits right between the eyes, a thunderous brute of a release that shows no mercy or inclination to take it easy on its recipients. The band has been building a fine reputation throughout 2011 with their live...
Posted on March 11, 2012 | No CommentsThe dark invaded the skies as the night was ready and waiting for the last act to take to the stage, the mighty Furyon. The crowd, en masse, gathered at the front of the stage and the excitable chatter grew. It has been an eventful...
Posted on March 10, 2012 | No CommentsWith performances at Bloodstock Open Air & last year’s Hammerfest, their first album “Key To The Kingdom” reaching critically-acclaimed status and an ‘as yet untitled’ second album along the way this year, nothing can stop the Welsh massive thrashers Triaxis from illustrating why they’re at...
Posted on February 22, 2012 | No CommentsThere’s an incoming aural assault all the way from Bergen, Norway in the form of death metal thrashers Hellish Outcast. They debuted at last year’s Bloodstock Open Air Festival and caught a lot of positive feedback with their set. They are now ready to unleash...
Posted on November 9, 2011 | No CommentsBloodstock Open Air have announced their first headliner for next year’s event. Hot on the heels of his Welcome 2 My Nightmare tour, notorious shock rocker Alice Cooper comes to Catton Hall for his only UK festival appearance of 2012. Unless you’ve had your head buried...
Posted on September 6, 2011 | No CommentsTo celebrate their most successful year to date, BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR have teamed up with YAMAHA and TEENAGE CANCER TRUST for an awesome charity auction.
Posted on August 28, 2011 | No CommentsUK progressive metal outfit BETRAEUS are set to release their fantastic debut EP on Siege Of Amida this November.
Posted on August 6, 2011 | No CommentsBritish thrashers Evile are preparing for the release of their new album, "Five Serpent's Teeth", and have dedicated one of the new songs to the UK's Bloodstock Festival
Posted on July 4, 2011 | No CommentsWith just over six weeks to go, BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR adds another two acts to it’s 2011 line up, Primordial And Xerath!
Posted on May 28, 2011 | No CommentsBLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR has added another two bands to it’s 2011 line up. NWOBHM pioneers HELL return to the world of metal, while DRIPBACK bring their noisy mayhem to the arena
Posted on February 16, 2011 | No CommentsAfter pulling in one of the biggest crowds of the weekend at last year’s 10th anniversary festival, it is with great pride, excitement and mild arousal that BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR welcomes back the inimitable DEVIN TOWNSEND
Posted on February 11, 2011 | No CommentsBLOODSTOCK - KREATOR, WOLF, 1349 and More for 2011 Line Up
Posted on January 26, 2011 | No CommentsNapalm Death & Nevermore UK Festival Exclusives at BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR
Posted on December 22, 2010 | No CommentsTarot, Arthemis, Powerquest & Criminal Join Bloodstock Open Air 2011 Line Up
Posted on December 14, 2010 | No CommentsExtreme Metal legends AT THE GATES have confirmed their only UK show of 2011 will take place at next year’s BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR.