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by CrossOfIron
Mon Aug 14, 2017 11:38 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2017
Topic: BOA 2017 - rate the bands you saw
Replies: 35
Views: 14480

Re: BOA 2017 - rate the bands you saw

Stand out bands Wintersun, Kreator, Ghost, Amon Amarth, Possesed and an (unknown to me) interestingly strange ONI

Whitechapel were a good wake-up call, not exactly 'my bag' but a suitably committed to an angry and energetic performance,
by CrossOfIron
Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:24 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2017
Topic: BOA 2017: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly
Replies: 39
Views: 14624

Re: BOA 2017: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly

Good: Main stage sound pa, lights,pyros and fire, best I've ever seen Friendly, courteous, diverse and civilized crowd, as usual Relaxed but vigilant security, just the 'right' balance. Bad : I had a minor mishap with a 20 kg concrete block fallng on my ankle the day before, medical staff doctor pre...
by CrossOfIron
Mon Aug 14, 2017 3:45 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2017
Topic: No Priest
Replies: 55
Views: 23691

Re: No Priest

An industry insider who has played Bloodstock several times gave me an idea what Slayer like to charge FWIW, Slayer charge significantly less than Judas Priest. Yes, my point it gets expensive fast for even the 'cheaper' bands, a very rough ball park figure a few years ago about 100k for Slayer so ...
by CrossOfIron
Wed Aug 09, 2017 11:44 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2017
Topic: No Priest
Replies: 55
Views: 23691

Re: No Priest

Not being privvy to the twitterati it strikes me Bloodstock have had Slayer,Manowar and Megadeth before , not exactly cheap bands I'd think. An industry insider who has played Bloodstock several times gave me an idea what Slayer like to charge, hence it took many years to finally get them on... Ulti...