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by Powerslave
Wed Aug 26, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: The rather morbid celebrity RIP Thread.
Replies: 821
Views: 228790

Re: The rather morbid celebrity RIP Thread.

yeah, a real sickener this one :( he was such a good frontman. this is a really poignant passage of an interview Metal Hammer posted: “Death doesn’t hit me very hard. I internalise it a lot. I sort of think it’s a relief. I think that when you die, you die. You have your borrowed time, and no amount...
by Powerslave
Thu Aug 20, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Metal Discussion
Topic: Guess what date gigs will be back to normal (no social distancing)
Replies: 21
Views: 666

Re: Guess what date gigs will be back to normal (no social distancing)

i'll go with April 2021 - vaccine rolled out in Jan/Feb, couple of months to get a good uptake of it.
by Powerslave
Fri Aug 07, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2021
Topic: Next Announcement
Replies: 1193
Views: 110897

Re: Next Announcement

Black Wizard wrote:Download weekend didn't disappoint this year though. Plenty of rain as usual I think.


it would've rained on the Friday, but the rest of the weekend was lovely.
by Powerslave
Mon Jun 01, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: Gigs, tours and festivals
Topic: Helloween 2020
Replies: 25
Views: 3365

Re: Helloween 2020

Postponed to May next year
22.05.2021 UK Manchester, Manchester Academy
23.05.2021 UK London, Brixton Academy
by Powerslave
Fri Apr 03, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Gigs, tours and festivals
Topic: Within Temptation/Evanescence
Replies: 24
Views: 2715

Re: Within Temptation/Evanescence

..and of course the London show clashes with the re-scheduled Saxon show in Manchester :x
by Powerslave
Fri Mar 13, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Gigs, tours and festivals
Topic: Within Temptation/Evanescence
Replies: 24
Views: 2715

Re: Within Temptation/Evanescence

inevitably, this is postponed.
by Powerslave
Tue Feb 11, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2021
Topic: Next Announcement
Replies: 1193
Views: 110897

Re: Next Announcement

Soen! Absolutely made up with that.
by Powerslave
Mon Jan 27, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: Gigs, tours and festivals
Topic: Download Festival 2020
Replies: 88
Views: 11414

Re: Download Festival 2020

Those clashes on Saturday are ridiculous.
Sod's law that there's very little worth watching on the Friday, and most of the good bands are crammed into Saturday evening.
by Powerslave
Thu Dec 05, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: Gigs, tours and festivals
Topic: Helloween 2020
Replies: 25
Views: 3365

Helloween 2020

Manchester Academy - 4th October
Brixton Academy- 5th October

A Manchester show :D
by Powerslave
Wed Dec 04, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: Metal Discussion
Topic: 2020 Albums
Replies: 144
Views: 13608

Re: 2020 Albums

Black Wizard wrote:it's released on the same day as the new Delain album which has one of the worst artworks I've ever seen.


It gave me the same reaction as Maiden's Dance of Death artwork, thinking for a few seconds that it's an elaborate joke before realizing "hang on, they're being serious".
by Powerslave
Tue Nov 26, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: Gigs, tours and festivals
Topic: Download Festival 2020
Replies: 88
Views: 11414

Re: Download Festival 2020

there's no real way of judging that at the moment. this is the poster from around this stage last year, Slayer, Rob Zombie and Dream Theater played on the second stage, the others were on the main stage

Image
by Powerslave
Tue Oct 29, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Gigs, tours and festivals
Topic: Within Temptation/Evanescence
Replies: 24
Views: 2715

Re: Within Temptation/Evanescence

That's really fucking annoying
by Powerslave
Fri Oct 25, 2019 6:56 am
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2021
Topic: Next Announcement
Replies: 1193
Views: 110897

Re: Next Announcement

houston4044 wrote:
Are Helloween even touring the Pumpkins line up anymore? Where has the idea of them come from?


They've said they're going to be doing it for at least another year or two yet (they're recording an album at some point too), but I've not seen them announce anything for the summer.