Bloodstock Open Air 2019 Adds Xentrix, Karybdis, Control The Storm, Helheim and More

Bloodstock Open Air has filled the last few slots for the Ronnie James Dio main stage and Sophie Lancaster stage bands, as the Metal 2 The Masses finals roll through the UK to find the best of the grass roots to flesh out the New Blood stage. The dest also announced a limited number of day tickets for 2019’s event will go on sale at the end of May. Joining the stacked lineip are Xentrix, Karybdis, Control The Storm, Helheim, Guardians of Time, and Odd Crew. Bloodstock already includes headliners Sabaton, Parkway Drive, and Scorpions, with Anthrax, Dimmu Borgir, Children Of Bodom, Code Orange, 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, Rotting Christ, Aborted, Skeletal Remains, All Hail The Yeti, Incite, Hypocrisy and many more on the Catton Park stages this August. With more bands to come, stay tuned for even more artists to be announced soon! Bloodstock will take place at Catton Park, Derbyshire on 8th-11th August 2019. Get additional information and tickets at the link below.

Bloodstock is very proud to support the grass roots scene and its renowned Metal 2 The Masses scheme is now reaching its Finals stage for 2019! Events are listed in full below, so support your local scene and watch one of your local bands win a slot at Bloodstock in August. You also stand a chance of winning a pair of weekend tickets by taking a cool photo at one of the events and posting it to your social media of choice (Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter) using the hashtags #M2TMFinals2019 and #BloodstockFestival, ensuring your post is set to public (so we can find your entry). At the end of the Finals tour, we’ll choose our favourite photo from each platform and that winner will receive a pair of weekend tickets to Bloodstock, so feel free to enter on more than one social platform if you so wish to maximise your chances!

Fri 17 May – Belfast Voodoo

Sat 18 May – Dublin Fibber Magees

Thu 23 May – Norwich Brickmakers

Fri 24 May – Oxford Wheatsheaf

Sat 25 May – Milton Keynes Craufurd Arms

Sat 25 May – Leicester The Dryden

Fri 31 May – Hitchin Club 85

Fri 31 May – Stoke Underground

Sat 01 Jun – Wolverhampton Kk’s Steel Mill

Sat 01 Jun – Burnley Sanctuary

Fri 07 Jun – Bournemouth The Anvil

Fri 07 Jun – Wrexham Memorial Hall

Sat 08 Jun – Cardiff Fuel Rock Club

Sat 15 Jun – Poland Miejsce Rude Boy Club

Sat 15 Jun – Norway Oslo Rock In

Fri 21 Jun – Leeds Wharf Chambers

Sat 22 Jun – Merseyside Liverpool Ebgb’s

Sat 22 Jun – Nottingham The Maze

Sat 22 Jun – Newcastle Trillians

Sun 23 Jun – Manchester Rebellion

Fri 28 Jun – Essex Colchester The Soundhouse

Sat 29 Jun – Northants Northampton Black Prince

Sun 30 Jun – Brighton Green Door Store

Fri 05 Jul – Cheltenham Frog & Fiddle

Sat 06 Jul – Bristol The Exchange

Sat 06 Jul – London Nambucca

Sun 07 Jul – Birmingham Hammer & The Anvil

Sat 13 Jul – Somerset Bridgewater Town Hall

The last 150 VIP tickets, including limited Podpads, Bellepads, and Octopads are available, plus limited remaining VIP upgrades (for those who’ve already purchased a standard ticket). Luxpads are already SOLD OUT! For full details click here. Standard weekend tickets are also in the ticket store, priced £145 (+ fees), snap yours up here. Day tickets will go on sale in limited quantities in June. Sign up for a reminder email here.

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