'Hydrograd’ not only exceeded all my expectations, it also made me want to go back and listen to the band’s back catalogue avidly and what more, really, could you ask from any album? 9
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With Mastadon already on the bill, who better to kick the weekend off than rock veterans Twisted Sister?
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Following the distressing need to cut Heaven and Hell from the bill, Bloodstock have found the perfect festival closer: The mighty Opeth will return to Bloodstock to round out a stellar line up.