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Bloodstock clarifies 2020 event position and reveals further bands for August

In these unprecedented times and following the recent cancellation of Download & other May/June festivals, Bloodstock HQ wishes to reassure everyone that currently, Bloodstock 2020 event planning is proceeding with full care and attention, in order to bring you the best event yet to celebrate 20 Years of Bloodstock.

Joe Satriani reschedules Spring & Summer 2020 European & UK Tour to April and May 2021

World-renowned guitar virtuoso, Joe Satriani, has rescheduled his Shapeshifting UK & and the first leg of the European Tour until April and May 2021, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Tickets for his May 2020 UK “Shapeshifting” Tour will remain valid for the rescheduled 2021 dates.

Joe stated:

Deep Purple to release new studio album “Whoosh!” on June 12th 2020

March 20th sees the release of “Throw My Bones”, the first single from Deep Purple’s highly anticipated studio album “Whoosh!”.

“Throw My Bones” is a song to remember; a powerful insight into the bands 21st studio album.

Watch the video for “Throw My Bones” below. Stream and download the new single here.

Lazaris Pit to release new studio album “Coniphers” on May 22nd 2020

Raleigh-based rock outfit Lazaris Pit have announced they will release their new “Coniphers” album.

Ahead of that, they present the lead single “You Don’t Tag Me in Memes Anymore”, a modern-day break-up song, often detached from the moments that make life worth living and musing on the deeper workings of it all with the grim reality that someone important has moved on. They also present a video rendition of this single, live in Athens, Georgia. Listen to the new track below.

Psycle to release debut full-length album “Kill the Machine” on June 16th 2020

Rock band Psycle will release their debut full-length album “Kill the Machine” on June 16th, 2020.

The band released their debut single, also titled “Kill the Machine” along with the accompanying lyric video on March 24th.

Check out the lyric video for “Kill the Machine” below.

Tracklist:
1. King without a Throne
2. Kill the Machine
3. The Outsider
4. Changing Tide
5. Vultures at Play
6. Dying to Live

Human Impact releases official video for new standalone single “Contact”

Following the release of their debut self-titled album, Human Impact have continued writing and recording additional songs they will be releasing over the coming months. The first of those new singles, “Contact”, was written and recorded shortly before the outbreak of COVID-19.

The Sword to release two compilation albums “Conquest of Kingdoms” and “Chronology 2006–2018” on June 5th 2020

It’s been two years since the Austin, Texas heavy rockers decided to take a break, but The Sword are unsheathed once more: Two career-spanning collections will be released simultaneously, both showcasing the technically dazzling, riff-heavy and far-reaching metal that the band has been known for since forming 15 years ago.