The Californian four-piece will close the Ronnie James Dio stage on Sunday night at Catton Park, bringing their face-melting, monster riffs to the metal hoardes. Guitarist, Kerry King comments; “Can’t wait to hit the stage at Bloodstock! Metal Festival in England? Fuck yes!! It’s going to be hell on earth and I’m looking forward to having a party with all my British friends.”
Check out the stone-cold classic Slayer track ,‘Raining Blood’, below:
or this pyro-laden, fan-filmed footage of ‘Hell Awaits’ from this summer’s US Mayhem Festival; http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t1DhdUIkANw and get ready for the UK’s best metal gathering next August. You can also find out a little info on the new Slayer album (due Autumn 2013), direct from Kerry King, in this chat with Revolver magazine over at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VCOcISqU0oU .
Bloodstock ‘Early Bird’ tickets are available for online purchase now at http://www.bloodstock.uk.com/
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SLAYER joins fellow headliners LAMB OF GOD and KING DIAMOND, plus WHITECHAPEL, DEVILDRIVER, MUNICIPAL WASTE, AMORPHIS, DARK FUNERAL, ANTHRAX, ACCEPT, FIREWIND, FOZZY, KATAKLYSM, EX DEO, and AVANTASIA. Plenty more bands are still to be announced!