Bloodstock Announces Final Acts Including KK Downing and The Wildhearts

Bloodstock Open Air 2019 takes flight in three weeks and the fest just dropped their final addtions to the bill. KK Downing (performing with Ross The Boss) The Wildhearts (replacing Code Orange), Lotus Eater (replacing Shvpes), Pemphigoid, Black Falcon, Crimson Tusk, Jackals Backbone who fill out Sunday’s line-up. Other additions to the bill and ticket buy links are listed below.

Finally, we can also announce our last batch of New Blood stage artists, winning their spots via the Metal 2 The Masses program! Friday brings Somerset death/thrash champions Death By Ki, Gaia, Xero, and Midnight Prophecy. On Saturday, Grief Ritual, Voltunas, Empire Warning, Voidlurker, and Stormcast perform. Sunday has Fractions And Leadrobot.

Pick up your weekend tickets for £145 (+ fees) and children’s weekend tickets at just £35 (+ fees) over at the Bloodstock store. VIP tickets are now SOLD OUT! A limited amount of day tickets are also available, priced at £65 (+ fees) for adults and £20 (+ fees) for children aged 4-11. Children under 4 go free!

If you’re looking for a shortcut and don’t fancy lugging a tent to and from the festival, the folks at TANGERINE FIELDS are your friends!! They can get you fixed up with a pre-erected tent on site. Just go see them in the Midgard camp site on arrival or pre-book your needs in advance online at

The full range of Bloodstock’s 2019 merch is also available to order in advance via ‘click and collect’ (buy online and pick up your gear on site at the festival), including a limited run of bomber jackets and reusable water bottles. Check out all the options at and grab your favourites or sizes before they sell out.

Planning your travel to Bloodstock? Need a ride or driving there and looking to earn some cash for your empty seats? With GOCARSHARE you can help a fellow metalhead rock out and reduce your carbon footprint at the same time. Register where you’re travelling to/from, or your route, and then wait for drivers/passengers to get in touch! GOCARSHARE is integrated with Facebook, so you can check out your possible travel buddies and they encourage travellers to post feedback. You’ll also be in with a chance of winning a pair of tickets to next year’s festival just by using the GOCARSHARE scheme! Full details available here. For other travel options, including info on BIG GREEN COACH’s multiple pick-up locations around the country, plus trains, planes, taxis, and shuttles, visit:

Friday night’s headliner Sabaton, Saturday’s Top Dogs Parkway Drive And Sunday’s Bill Toppers Scorpions, join Anthrax, Dimmu Borgir, Children Of Bodom, The Wildhearts, Cancer Bats, Powerwolf, Soilwork, Cradle Of Filth, Thy Art Is Murder, Tesseract, Metal Church, Soulfly, Death Angel, Dee Snider, Queensryche, Eluveitie, Swallow The Sun, Evil Scarecrow, Ross The Boss, Grand Magus, Krysthla, Rotting Christ, Aborted, Skeletal Remains, All Hail The Yeti, Lotus Eater, Incite, Hypocrisy, Taake, The Lazys, Xentrix, and many more on the Catton Park stages this August.

Bloodstock will take place at Catton Park, Derbyshire on 8th-11th August 2019. Get additional information over at