Latest announcements for Bloodstock


bloodstock-jan31As 2017 settles in, four more brutal bands are locked in for August’s best metal weekender; BLOODSTOCK!

Joining the likes of Amon Amarth, Megadeth, Testament, Obituary etc are 4 giants from the World Metal scene.

Sweden’s Soilwork have been announced for for a main stage slot, whilst over at the Sophie Lancaster Stage, Macarbe will be unleashing their unique brand of metal with a well deserved headline slot.

Another Sophie stage headline announcement is Finnish favourites Wintersun who will no doubt be treating us to new tracks with their latest album “The Forest Seasons” due out via Nuclear Blast in the Summer.

And final announcement for today is the exciting news that Egyptian Death Metal Gods Scarab will be another addition to the Sophie Lancaster stage.

In other Bloodstock news, if you’re planning on travelling by coach then be quick, spaces are going fast with BIG GREEN COACH. There are 21 departure points from around the country dropping you and all your gear right on Bloodstocks doorstep. Head on over to their website for all your departure points and ticket information

Also available now is the very popular ticket deposit plan.  The payment scheme helps ease the pain of paying for your standard weekend ticket by breaking it up into five smaller, more manageable sums.  Sign up in the ticket store before 28th Feb with an initial payment of £34.80.  Thereafter, four additional instalments of £27.80 will debit your bank account on 1st April, May, June and July respectively.  Get full info over at

As well as those we’ve already mentioned, bands already announced are BLIND GUARDIAN, HATEBREED,  BRUJERIA, WHITECHAPEL, SKINDRED, POSSESSED, ANNIHILATOR, MUNICIPAL WASTE, HELL and DECAPITATED.  Many more, including our Saturday headliner are still be announced!  We’ll let you know as soon as we do! Or follow Bloodstock on all the social media networks

BLOODSTOCK will take place at Catton Park, Derbyshire on 10th-13th August 2017.  Standard weekend camping tix are on sale at £139 (plus booking fee), plus limited VIP packages/upgrades and car parking tickets (at a cheaper price than ‘on the day’ purchase) from  Children’s weekend tickets are also available, priced £35 (+ booking fee) and under 4’s go free!  Camper van pitches have now SOLD OUT.