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by ScrumpiesVeteran
Mon Aug 19, 2019 1:35 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2019
Topic: BOA 2019: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly.
Replies: 62
Views: 10456

Re: BOA 2019: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly.

The good: Have been to many festivals over many years, first time at Bloodstock, loved it. Loved the drop off point being right on site, the short walk to the arena and having the arena be the village and open on Thursday. Although the festival lacks a slight bit of atmosphere, love how chilled it ...
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Mon Aug 12, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2019
Topic: BOA 2019: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly.
Replies: 62
Views: 10456

Re: BOA 2019: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly.

Good: - toilets in the arena - lack of queues to access the site - roaming rotisserie chicken and donut/coffee stalls. Great service from both and word obviously spread about the quality of the chicken as the queues increased steadily over the weekend. I told her she was in a special pitch, previous...
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Wed Aug 07, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Gigs, tours and festivals
Topic: Wacken 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 4610

Re: Wacken 2020

he told the WA crowd he would see us next year - no context given but the way he was smiling and laughing as he said, it was if he had let a secret out of the bag.
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:43 am
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2021
Topic: Bloodstcok Bingo - All new 2020 edition
Replies: 54
Views: 8197

Re: Bloodstcok Bingo - All new 2020 edition

Dimmu Borgir
Orphaned Land
Sodom
Lawnmower Deth
Beast in Black
Nervosa
Onslaught
Grave Digger
Raised by Owls
Thunder
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:33 am
Forum: Gigs, tours and festivals
Topic: Wacken 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 4610

Re: Wacken 2020

Tet wrote:
ScrumpiesVeteran wrote:Hansi Kursch's announcement during Demons and Wizards that he would see us next year !

I missed that! A full orchestra show on the night to remember? Fingers crossed...



That is certainly what I am hoping and praying for ….
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Wed Aug 07, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2019
Topic: Obligatory weather topic
Replies: 34
Views: 5547

Re: Obligatory weather topic

Beeb forecast has improved significantly since yesterday. Less rain, thunder and wind over the weekend. Still classed as breezy with showers but nowhere near as bad.
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Tue Aug 06, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2019
Topic: Obligatory weather topic
Replies: 34
Views: 5547

Re: Obligatory weather topic

Thurs looks fine, Fri rough, Sat and Sun a little soggy !
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Tue Aug 06, 2019 10:08 am
Forum: Gigs, tours and festivals
Topic: Wacken 2020
Replies: 26
Views: 4610

Re: Wacken 2020

All tickets sold in 21 hours ! Managed to get early birds again and can't wait until more band announcements made, especially after Hansi Kursch's announcement during Demons and Wizards that he would see us next year !
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2019
Topic: No Code Orange?
Replies: 29
Views: 4268

Re: No Code Orange?

Body Count been confirmed since Dec 18 for WOA. Think they have just moved their slot around.
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Tue Nov 06, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: The food thread
Replies: 29
Views: 12118

Re: The food thread

Joint of brisket beef, shallots and whole baby carrots, usual stock, seasonings and a healthy glug of red wine. Pretty spectacular after a few hours.
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Thu Oct 25, 2018 11:36 am
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: The rather morbid celebrity RIP Thread.
Replies: 821
Views: 230915

Re: The rather morbid celebrity RIP Thread.

Willy Lange - Laaz Rockit and Dublin Death Patrol, aged 57. R.I.P.
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Thu Oct 18, 2018 1:18 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2019
Topic: SCORPIONS CONFIRMED AS BLOODSTOCK 2019 SUNDAY HEADLINER
Replies: 33
Views: 7509

Re: SCORPIONS CONFIRMED AS BLOODSTOCK 2019 SUNDAY HEADLINER

Thank you BOA ! You have guaranteed my attendance !
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: What has made you happy today
Replies: 62884
Views: 3504427

Re: What has made you happy today

Tet wrote:My cancer checkup was all clear.


that's always great news :yes:
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Mon Oct 01, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: The rather morbid celebrity RIP Thread.
Replies: 821
Views: 230915

Re: The rather morbid celebrity RIP Thread.

Geoffrey Hayes - aged 76. Host of Rainbow from 1974-1992. RIP
by ScrumpiesVeteran
Fri Sep 21, 2018 6:22 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2019
Topic: Next Announcement
Replies: 1950
Views: 237498

Re: Next Announcement

They would be great but we will almost certainly get Opeth