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Postby Jay1993 » Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:06 am

Baldy77 wrote:
Jay1993 wrote:Just been catching up with tonights Facebook live. All three headliners for next year are locked in but none of them will be announced at this year's festival. They can start announcing them from September so I'm assuming there have been some contractual changes. However, there are also a few other main stage bands booked for next year that they will be announcing over the weekend and, according to Vicky, they're "heavy as hell." 8)


They are announcing some main stage bands at the Bloodstock weekend?


Yes, but no headliners like they originally said despite all three being locked in.

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Postby bloodofthekings » Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:08 am

If it's bands that Vicky is enthused about then we're in for some god-awful shite

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Postby Black Wizard » Sun Jul 07, 2019 2:17 pm

KK Downing will be performing with Ross the Boss.

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Re: Next Announcement

Postby Skippy » Sun Jul 07, 2019 3:27 pm

Black Wizard wrote:KK Downing will be performing with Ross the Boss.

I saw this on Facebook and the number of people asking who either of these were leaves me despairing.
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Re: Next Announcement

Postby Black Wizard » Sun Jul 07, 2019 4:25 pm

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Black Wizard wrote:KK Downing will be performing with Ross the Boss.

I saw this on Facebook and the number of people asking who either of these were leaves me despairing.

The new Thy Art Is Murder song seemed to go down well though. :(

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Re: Next Announcement

Postby Jay1993 » Sun Jul 07, 2019 5:40 pm

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Black Wizard wrote:KK Downing will be performing with Ross the Boss.

I saw this on Facebook and the number of people asking who either of these were leaves me despairing.


Eh? Do you mean on the Bloodstock Facebook page? Because I haven't seen any comments like that on there lol

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Re: Next Announcement

Postby Skippy » Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:52 pm

Jay1993 wrote:
Skippy wrote:
Black Wizard wrote:KK Downing will be performing with Ross the Boss.

I saw this on Facebook and the number of people asking who either of these were leaves me despairing.


Eh? Do you mean on the Bloodstock Facebook page? Because I haven't seen any comments like that on there lol

It was on a Bloodstock page, maybe the post by Vicky herself. Can't find it now though.
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Postby Methuen » Mon Jul 08, 2019 11:48 am

bloodofthekings wrote:If it's bands that Vicky is enthused about then we're in for some god-awful shite


One of the Facebook admins has already had to shoot down a Bring Me The Horizon rumour. It's not great that people took it seriously !
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Re: Next Announcement

Postby Jay1993 » Wed Jul 10, 2019 6:12 pm

Looks like Code Orange have had to cancel all of their summer festival dates including bloodstock. Absolutely gutted. :(

Interested to see who replaces them though. Quite a big slot to fill fourth down...

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Postby phuqsticks » Wed Jul 10, 2019 7:13 pm

Jay1993 wrote:Looks like Code Orange have had to cancel all of their summer festival dates including bloodstock. Absolutely gutted. :(

Interested to see who replaces them though. Quite a big slot to fill fourth down...


Deicide are in Europe that weekend, free on the Saturday and are about the right size.

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Postby Jay1993 » Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:01 pm

phuqsticks wrote:
Jay1993 wrote:Looks like Code Orange have had to cancel all of their summer festival dates including bloodstock. Absolutely gutted. :(

Interested to see who replaces them though. Quite a big slot to fill fourth down...


Deicide are in Europe that weekend, free on the Saturday and are about the right size.


Wouldn't argue with that!

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Postby i0th » Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:22 pm

Vicky has tweeted:
"In response to the unfortunate cancellation of @codeorangetoth at @BLOODSTOCKFEST we will be re shuffling bands between stages .. All will be clear soon .."

So looks like we'll get a Sophie band bumped up to Dio.
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Postby bloodofthekings » Wed Jul 10, 2019 8:37 pm

i0th wrote:Vicky has tweeted:
"In response to the unfortunate cancellation of @codeorangetoth at @BLOODSTOCKFEST we will be re shuffling bands between stages .. All will be clear soon .."

So looks like we'll get a Sophie band bumped up to Dio.


Expect it's probably too late to get another band of that size. Shame though as I was hopeful after Code Orange cancelled but if all we're gonna get instead is one of the nobodies from the Sophie stage then it's hardly anything to get excited about.

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Postby CharlesDexterWard » Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:27 pm

CO are not a band I care about at all but unfortunate at this stage.
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Postby Haldamir319 » Thu Jul 11, 2019 8:15 am

If it's a band from the same day, I reckon it'll be someone like Skeletal Remains or Generation Kill added to the main stage. Otherwise, I think it'll be Raging Speedhorn.
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