Now in its fourth year Bloodstock Open Air has firmly established itself as a platform for the best of British heavy rock as well as a showcase event for some of Europe’s finest metal acts.

The event won the ‘Best New Festival’ in 2005 and has since gone from strength to strength. Around 10,000 headbangers are expected to rock out at the independent metal affair in 2008 with two stages packed full of Metal monsters.

As the British equivalent to the larger European Metal festivals, the event has camping, a market, a bar, Metal DJs, a signing tent as well as the infamous Metal Karaoke. Metallers on your marks…