As ever, BLOODSTOCK VIP has an array of exclusive entertainment lined up for you Serpents Lair VIP-ers across festival weekend!
On Thursday night, we kick off the arrivals party night with a set from Billy Idol tribute act, VITAL IDOL (Icons On Tour), who'll be playing all the big Billy Idol tracks plus other classic 80's rock hits to get your weekend going.
Friday sees SEASON OF THE WITCH https://www.facebook.com/pg/SeasonOfTheWitch.UK bring their bluesy stoner riffs to the Serpents Lair stage, together with GATOR BAIT’s https://www.facebook.com/gatorbaitbluesband/ heavy, swampy, country bluegrass to help our array of 100+ featured ales and ciders go down nicely. We also welcome METALHEAD https://www.facebook.com/metalheadcovers ), the ultimate rock & metal covers band, cranking out the classic tracks from 1970’s to present day. Expect to rock out to the best of AC/DC, Metallica, Iron Maiden, Guns n’ Roses, Led Zeppelin, Pantera, and many more!
On Saturday, prog four-piece and Bloodstock alumni, SPIRES https://www.facebook.com/SpiresOfficial/ will be on hand to ease your Friday hangovers with a very exclusive acoustic set. For something a little different, the BACK TO THE FUTURE POP-UP PUPPET CINEMA https://www.facebook.com/PopUpPuppetCinema/ roll into the VIP tent. Imagine Punch and Judy but with classic movies, mocking the originals with plenty of comedy, warmth and imagination. Set for thunderous heavy 70’s-addled set are London doom merchants, BRULE https://www.facebook.com/brulethespearslayer/ and rounding out the VIP exclusives are cat and cheese enthusiasts, TEN FOOT WIZARD https://www.facebook.com/tenfootwizard/ who’ll bring their power blues/stoner rock for your delectation. Don’t miss ‘em!
As Sunday gears up, we welcome PETER HOLLAND for an acoustic set. Pete has an illustrious pedigree in psychedelia, forming Trippy Wicked and the Cosmic Children of the Knight, as well as currently playing in Elephant Tree. His solo set is not to be missed, so grab a cider and relax in the Serpents Lair to experience a touch of musical genius. Combining a veritable visual extravaganza with their complex progressive sonic soundscapes, KAPSEL https://www.facebook.com/kapselmusic/ bring us their unique show and lastly, rounding out Sunday’s entertainment are REKOVERED https://www.facebook.com/Rekovered/ , who bring us ‘rock covers with a cheeky hint of bumfoolery’. “We turn up, we play, we have a giggle, you dance, you chuckle, we all go home after a ruddy good cocking night!”
We’re counting down the days. See you in the Serpent’s Lair!!