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by Slev
Wed Aug 10, 2016 7:43 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: BOA Forum Meet 2016
Replies: 66
Views: 22329

Re: BOA Forum Meet 2016

the batch of spiced biscuits for the meet is now cooling.

I have the caramel ingredients ready to, well, caramelise...
by Slev
Wed Aug 10, 2016 5:28 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2016
Topic: The Official "Okay, Now I'm getting excited!" Thread
Replies: 186
Views: 57797

Re: The Official "Okay, Now I'm getting excited!" Thread

Basically danced out of the office shortly after 1730...
by Slev
Wed Aug 10, 2016 1:38 pm
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: Wacken ban bags, BOA seem to be considering it?
Replies: 78
Views: 25266

Re: Wacken ban bags, BOA seem to be considering it?

fair point, although I understand that it was historically consifered a Sufi empire as the predominant doctrine in law was Sufism.

It's been a while since I studied that stuff, that said, and I am a natural blond :P
by Slev
Wed Aug 10, 2016 1:20 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2016
Topic: Clashfinder
Replies: 52
Views: 21190

Re: Clashfinder

Just updated the printable list with the udated signing times.

Still no schedule released for VIP...
by Slev
Wed Aug 10, 2016 11:05 am
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: BOA Forum Meet 2016
Replies: 66
Views: 22329

Re: BOA Forum Meet 2016

That's teh one!
Be there, or be emo!
by Slev
Wed Aug 10, 2016 10:17 am
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: Wacken ban bags, BOA seem to be considering it?
Replies: 78
Views: 25266

Re: Wacken ban bags, BOA seem to be considering it?

I always find it intresting that the islamic world saw it's greatest and fastest expansion as a Sufi empire, while most who seek to establish a caphialate now are typically following some form of Shi'ah.
by Slev
Wed Aug 10, 2016 10:14 am
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: BOA Forum Meet 2016
Replies: 66
Views: 22329

Re: BOA Forum Meet 2016

All set to bake tonight! Just have to get a pestle & mortar out of storage to grind teh spices together.
by Slev
Wed Aug 10, 2016 10:12 am
Forum: The Bloodstock Arms
Topic: Trivial Grumblings
Replies: 6539
Views: 549859

Re: Trivial Grumblings

To paraphraise my favorate book...

The best place to carry your body's beer is inside it.
by Slev
Wed Aug 10, 2016 10:12 am
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2016
Topic: Clashfinder
Replies: 52
Views: 21190

Re: Clashfinder

Jobdone wrote:Cracking, cheers Slev. That things been a lifesaver vs laminates.


np.

I actually updated it last night with the latest signing tent info.
Will continue to update as infomation surfaces, so far as I am able.
by Slev
Wed Aug 10, 2016 7:41 am
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2016
Topic: Bloodstock 2016 Countdown
Replies: 167
Views: 50861

Re: Bloodstock 2016 Countdown

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by Slev
Tue Aug 09, 2016 5:24 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2016
Topic: The Official "Okay, Now I'm getting excited!" Thread
Replies: 186
Views: 57797

Re: The Official "Okay, Now I'm getting excited!" Thread

Been updating the printable schedule.
Just awaiting further signing developments and for VIP to annunce their schedule...
by Slev
Tue Aug 09, 2016 5:05 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2016
Topic: Headliner times?
Replies: 24
Views: 8679

Re: Headliner times?

I tried doing that in the past, I found it detracted from the whole experience. There are also bands where are good on record and not live, or vice-versa.
by Slev
Tue Aug 09, 2016 3:24 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2016
Topic: Headliner times?
Replies: 24
Views: 8679

Re: Headliner times?

I aim to check out all the bands, yes. That's what I've always gone to Bloodstock for.

Each year, I always end up watching several full sets, and really enjoing them.
by Slev
Tue Aug 09, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2016
Topic: Headliner times?
Replies: 24
Views: 8679

Re: Headliner times?

i0th wrote:I started open air festivals with Wacken, bands from 11am-3am so Bloodstock days feel short. Though we do get three of them rather than two.


The longer days would be acceptable if there where fewer of them. Both together would kill me!
by Slev
Tue Aug 09, 2016 8:12 am
Forum: Bloodstock Open Air 2016
Topic: Headliner times?
Replies: 24
Views: 8679

Re: Headliner times?

The thing is, since the first band is on at 1030, I never considered the headliners to finish "early" in any sense of the word. That's why I've long been an advocate of compressing the day more by shifting the New Blood back a slot or two, and playing into the evening. Similarly, a re-jig ...