covid-19

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.

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.

Kvelertak announce “Live From Your Living Room” streaming show on April 10th 2020

Acclaimed Norwegian band Kvelertak have announced plans for a special live stream show on April 10th, 2020, “Live From Your Living Room”.

The 60-minute band set will be broadcast from the venue Artilleriverkstedet in Norway via website Vierlive at 9pm CET (8pm BST / 2pm CST).

The Jeff Carlson Band presents weekly acoustic show and Q&A live on Facebook

With the Covid-19 pandemic not letting anyone get out of the house to enjoy good music, the music has to be brought to the people.
 
Jeff Carlson, vocalist & guitarist of The Jeff Carlson Band, is rising up to the challenge with a weekly live stream special titled “Saturday Night’s Alright for Rockin’”. On the show, Carlson will be answering questions along with performing a live acoustic show

Space Of Variations announce September 2020 European Tour

Up and coming Ukrainian modern metallers Space Of Variations have announced the replacement dates for their recently cancelled spring tour.

The tour had to be cancelled due to the ongoing worldwide Covid-19 crisis. 

The band will be touring in support of their current EP “XXXXX”, which was released earlier this year via Napalm Records.

European Tour Dates 2020:
11.09.20 CZ - Jablunkov / Rock Cafe Southock
12.09.20 CZ - Budweis / K2
16.09.20 CZ - Brno / Melodka

Chief State to live stream an acoustic performance on Saturday 28th March 2020

Vancouver pop-punk five-piece Chief State is release the new LP “Tough Love” on March 27th, 2020, via Mutant League Records.

Because of the COVID-19 outbreak, the band’s album release shows have been canceled. Instead, they’re going to live stream an acoustic performance this Saturday 3/28 via the Mutant League Records Youtube channel.

Shinedown unveils new single “Atlas Falls” - all proceeds go to the non-profit organisation Direct Relief

Multi-platinum band Shinedown are reaching into their vault to make available a never-before-heard, brand new song “Atlas Falls”, which will benefit Direct Relief, a non-profit humanitarian aid organisation that is currently working to provide personal protective equipment and essential medical items, including protective masks, exam gloves, and isolation gowns, to U.S. and international health workers responding to Coronavirus (COVID-19).