A very limited number of Bloodstock day tickets went on sale on 2nd July due to huge demand from you guys â€¦ and we are over the moon to confirm that our media partners â€˜Metal Hammerâ€™ who had a allocation of 400 tickets for their dedicated readers â€“ have now SOLD OUT. The overall allocation of day tickets we put on sale through the Bloodstock store are being purchased at record speedâ€¦.. and we donâ€™t expect to have any left at this rate by middle of July. So please donâ€™t shout that we told you soâ€¦. catch yourself a bargain before they all go. Day tickets are priced at just Â£45. Full weekend tickets with camping are just Â£85.
This years festival has already been tipped to be THE metal festival of 2008 not to be missed. The campsite opens Thursday at 12 noon to allow you to travel and set up camp in plenty of time for when the festivities begin â€“ This year the Guitar Hero 3 Beer Tent and Lava Stage will be situated within the campsite and all the fun will commence on Thursday evening - Here you will enjoy all the revelry of Metal Karaoke, a couple of surprise bands to warm you up for the weekends metal onslaught and the infamous 4 DJâ€™s of the Apocolypse â€¦all until the early hours. To follow on from this - Friday, Saturday and Sunday will see the main stage treat you to the most quality metal line up of 2008 â€¦. And thatâ€™s a promise !!
We have the cream of the UK unsigned metal acts in the Scuzz Underground Tent ready to shock your senses, and for those of you who just want to catapult yourselves into space we also this year have a variety of fairground rides, plus Guitar hero Champion competition madness and much more â€“ With less than 6 weeks to go â€“ what are you waiting forâ€¦... limited day tickets are on sale through our secure online shop www.bloodstock.uk.com and selected HMV stores - weekend tickets are also on sale through the bloodstock store as sell as SEE tickets, ticketwebb, Piccadilly, Gigantic, Ticket Factory and Last minute or call the 24 hour ticket hotline: 0871 2200260
Band line up:
Friday: OPETH, HELLOWEEN, SOULFLY, PRIMAL FEAR, DESTRUCTION, AKERCOCKE, TYR, PRAYING MANTIS, EVILE, SAINT DEAMON,
Saturday: DIMMU BORGIR, ICEED EARTH, SOILWORK, NAPLAM DEATH, MOONSORROW, COMMUNIC, SWALLOW THE SUN, ELUVEITIE, MOB RULES, CLOUDSCAPE
Sunday: NIGHTWISH, AT THE GATES, OVERKILL, AS I LAY DYING, KATAKLYSM, GRAND MAGUS, ALESTORM, CROWNING GLORY, HEAVENS BASEMENT
BLOODSTOCK OPEN AIR
Date â€“ 15th 16th 17th August 2008-07-07
Tickets - Full weekend Tickets with camping - Â£85
Day tickets - Â£45
Venue: Catton Hall, Walton on Trent, Derbyshire
Website â€“ www.bloodstock.uk.com