Battlelore and Gwar for Bloodstock

Battlelore and Gawr are the latest names confirmed for this year's Bloodstock Open Air.

They will join the likes of Amon Amarth, Candlemass, Turisas, Saxon and Wintersun as well as Sabaton, Enslaved and many more.

Click here for the latest Bloodstock 2009 line-up.

Bloodstock Open Air 2009 will take place at Catton Hall, Derbyshire from 14-16 August.

The event, which celebrates its fifth birthday this year, is expecting 7,500 festival-goers to attend. The festival boasts two stages of live music, a market, bars, camping, metal DJs, a signing tents as well as the now infamous metal karaoke.

Tickets are already on sale priced at £99.95 for an adult weekend camping ticket. Other prices and passes are available.

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