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Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Ohhms

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Ohhms

Ohhms under the hammer… Ohhms took to the Sophie Lancaster Stage at Bloodstock on the back of their stunning debut album release The Fool, earlier this year. Having turned in one of the most vibrant and dynamic sets of the entire festival, crowd-surfing guitarist Chainy Rabbit, drummer Max Newton and guitarist Dan Sargent spoke with Paul Castles. Ohhms […]

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Abhorrent Decimation

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Abhorrent Decimation

Brutal Death Metal quartet Abhorrent Decimation returned to Bloodstock this year, causing mayhem and destruction on the Sophie Lancaster Stage. Paul Castles caught up with the band soon after their appearance to learn how things went and to get their views on new album, The Pardoner. Abhorrent Decimation on Facebook  Website Abhorrent Decimation’s new album is […]

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Internal Conflict

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Internal Conflict

Conflict of interests… Leicester’s Internal Conflict were Metal 2 The Masses winners back in 2013, making their Bloodstock bow soon after. This year they returned to Bloodstock where they were elevated to the Sophie Lancaster Stage. Paul Castles spoke to them to find out how they got on and also heard about their new EP […]

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Black Moth

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Black Moth

Into the Mothpit!… Black Moth have played Download, Desertfest and Damnation. Now it’s time to tick Bloodstock off the list! Paul Castles spoke with Jim and Federica just prior to Black Moth’s scintillating performance on the Sophie Lancaster Stage. Black Moth on Facebook Website

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Embodiment

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Embodiment

Bristol fashion … Bristol Metal 2 The Masses winners Embodiment were one of the first bands to play on the Hobgoblin New Blood Stage at Bloodstock 2017. They barely had time to towel down before Paul Castles stopped the tech metal quartet in their tracks for a few words for Midlands Rocks. Embodiment on Facebook  […]

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Devil's Playground

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Devil’s Playground

Hell’s Bells… Winning the Coventry leg of Metal 2 The Masses secured a Bloodstock slot for Birmingham outfit Devil’s Playground. With a new single out called Unlost, plans are already under way for a debut album. Forthcoming gigs include a slot at Scruffy Murphy’s in Birmingham on September 1 alongside fellow Bloodstockers’ GraViL. Just prior to […]

Bloodstock 2017 - Interview with Ashen Crown

Bloodstock 2017 – Interview with Ashen Crown

Crowning glory As always, Midlands bands were flowing like the beer taps at Bloodstock where Paul Castles did his utmost to speak with most of them. First to face the Midlands Rocks inquisition were Birmingham newcomers Ashen Crown. The death metal outfit secured their ticket to Catton Park in Derbyshire by winning the Wolverhampton leg of […]

Bloodstock 2017 Preview

Bloodstock 2017 Preview

What blood will be shed between 10 and 13 August?…

Interview with Ben Falgoust of Goatwhore at Bloodstock

Interview with Ben Falgoust of Goatwhore at Bloodstock

Bloodstock Festival 2016 Review – Sunday

Bloodstock Festival 2016 Review – Sunday

Review by Emily Castles Photos by Sean Larkin, Rob Stanley & Tony Gaskin

Rabid Bitch of the North interview at Bloodstock

Rabid Bitch of the North interview at Bloodstock

BLOODSTOCK 2017 is GO!

BLOODSTOCK 2017 is GO!

Bloodstock Festival 2016 Review – Saturday

Bloodstock Festival 2016 Review – Saturday

Review by Emily Castles Photos by Sean Larkin, Rob Stanley & Tony Gaskin

Outright Resistance interview at Bloodstock

Outright Resistance interview at Bloodstock

The King Is Blind interview at Bloodstock

The King Is Blind interview at Bloodstock

The Crawling interview at Bloodstock

The Crawling interview at Bloodstock

XII Boar interview at Bloodstock

XII Boar interview at Bloodstock

Paradise Lost interview at Bloodstock

Paradise Lost interview at Bloodstock

Bloodstock Festival 2016 Review - Friday

Bloodstock Festival 2016 Review – Friday

Review by Emily Castles & Tony Gaskin Photos by Sean Larkin, Rob Stanley & Tony Gaskin Billed as the biggest Bloodstock yet, 2016 saw record-destroying numbers of metal-heads reaffirming BOA’s reputation as one of Europe’s premiere metal festivals.

Boss Keloid interview at Bloodstock

Boss Keloid interview at Bloodstock