Bloodstock Open Air 2012 adds new acts

The Jaegermeister and New Blood Stages fill up...

Photographer:Sara Bowrey

Chris Eustace - 24 July 2012

Ex-Dragonforce singer ZP Theart, Andraste, Inme’s Dave McPherson and Kyrbgrinder head up the list of acts confirmed for the semi-acoustic Jagermeister Stage.

Splintered Soul will also make an extra performance alongside their slot on the Sophie Lancaster Stage, while Kobra And The Lotus will play a set of Dio covers. Absolva, Orianthi, Dakesis, Skarlett Riot, Triaxis and The Mercy House will all play the stage as well.

The New Blood Stage will see Cambion, Waking Theo, Exile The Traitor, My Wooden Pillow, Scare Tactics, Killer Hurts, Krepuskul, Control the Storm, Kataleptic, InComa and Warhorse all play on Friday 10 August.

Stormborn, Wretched Soul, Father, The Cosmic Vortex of Doom, Bull Riff Stampede, Apollyon, The Conflict Within, Sublime Eyes, Tempus Fusion and Merciless Fail have all been added to Saturday’s bill.

On Sunday (12 August), Shattered Skies, Incinery, Sa Da Ko, Blynd, Airstryke, Aethara, From Ruin, Seprevation, Hakin, and A Thousand Enemies will play the stage.

Meanwhile, voting for Machine Head’s set is still open, with fans now able to pick five songs from the band’s debut album ‘Burn My Eyes’ via a Facebook poll. The band will perform the five most popular tracks during their headline set on Saturday 11 August.

They join fellow headliners Behemoth and Alice Cooper on the Bloodstock Open Air line-up, as well as the likes of Testament, Dimmu Borgir, Paradise Lost, Anvil, Watain, Hatebreed and Corrosion of Conformity.

Click for the full Bloodstock 2012 line-up announced so far.

Bloodstock Open Air 2012 will take place at Catton Hall, Derbyshire on 9-12 August.

Bloodstock Open Air four-day camping tickets are available now, priced at £115 (plus booking fee).

Click here to buy Bloodstock Open Air tickets.

Bloodstock Open Air VIP tickets
are available as well.

Serpents Lair weekend camping tickets are available from £225 per person and those have already purchased standard weekend tickets have the option to upgrade from £110 per person.

Bloodstock Open Air 2012 Serpents Lair VIP camping perks include:
Access to Arena and Campsite from Midday Thursday to Monday
Private Entrance with FREE parking close to your camping area
Complimentary ‘hot’ showers and private rest rooms facilities
10% Discount Voucher on Bloodstock merchandise purchased at the festival
FREE Serpents Lair T-shirt and Goody bag
Access to the Hospitality Area including the Serpents Lair ‘VIP’ bar with over 40 Real Ales to choose from
Priority Access to the bands signing tent
Private Cash Food facilities
Campsite Information Hub
Event Management Staff, Hostesses and Security on hand 24 hours a day

Click here to buy Bloodstock Open Air tickets.


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