Sonisphere Tickets On sale

Day tickets are now on sale for Sonisphere Festival at Knebworth. Sonisphereruns from July 30 to August 1 and headliners are Iron Maiden, Rammstein and Alice Cooper. Tickets for the Friday half-day cost £40 while those for Saturday and Sunday cost £65 each. Full weekend tickets cost £132.50 for the weekend with no booking fee. Full line up so far is as follows:   Friday July 30 Saturn Stage Alice Cooper Europe Turisas Delain Bohemia Stage Terrovision 65daysofstatic Bigelf Black Spiders Fastway Sylosis Jagermeister Stage March of the Raptors Throat Bowtime Bar Stage And So I Watch You From Afar Continue Reading

Ronnie James Dio R.I.P.

  Picture: Steve Gerrard Photography Ronnie James Dio of Elf, Black Sabbath, Dio and Heaven and Hell has passed away after his fight with stomach cancer. His wife Wendy posted the sad news on his official website earlier today. I would like to offer my condolences to Wendy and to Ronnie’s friends and family. If anyone wishes to offer condolences to the family they can do so via Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/OfficialRonnieJamesDio. Message from Wendy Dio “Today my heart is broken, Ronnie passed away at 7:45am 16th May. Many, many friends and family were able to say their private good-byes before Continue Reading

Heaven & Hell cancel tour

  Metal Legends Heaven & Hell have announced the cancellation of all planned appearances this summer in the UK and Europe, including their headline set at BLOODSTOCK’s 10th anniversary festival as well as appearances at SONISPHERE in Switzerland, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Romania and Turkey. The band has issued the following statement: “ We have to announce that all forthcoming Heaven & Hell European shows have been cancelled as sadly Ronnie isn’t well enough to tour this summer. We hope that everyone understands and want to thank fans and industry colleagues for their continuing support at this time” Heaven & Hell Continue Reading