Posted on by Oran

What a way to start the week! Bloodstock Open Air have come out swinging with the announcement that the one and only ‘Heavy Devy’ aka Devin Townsend as their first mainstage headline booking for next years BOA! 

With next year’s Bloodstock reaching a milestone of turning 2o years, the BOA team are working around the clock to lock in some of the worlds best live acts.

Today we can rejoice in the fact that the one and only Devin Townsend will be gracing the Bloodstock main stage on Friday 7th August 2020 for his very first UK Festival headline show as well as this being his ONLY show in the UK for 2020.

Check out the video message from the man himself below;

Joining Devin will be the mighty Jinjer who are also set to make their BLOODSTOCK debut with a slot on Saturday’s main stage.

Power-metallers Gloryhammer land a Sunday spot on the Ronnie James Dio main stage.

These additions to Bloodstock 2020 will be joined by previously announced exclusive twin thrash attack, with Bay-Area squad, VIO-LENCE in their first ever and ONLY UK show in 2020 and Phoenix-based four piece, SACRED REICH in their only UK festival appearance of the year.

2020 will also see the return of  SKINDRED, after their epic Newport Helicopter scenes on the Ronnie James Dio main stage in 2017.

A double dose of melo-death with BLACK DAHLIA MURDER and DARK TRANQUILLITY grabbing main stage slots, along with LA metal crew, BUTCHER BABIES.

Tones more BLOODSTOCK announcements coming your way soon as well as two more mainstage headliners!

Get your tickets NOW as there is an early-bird offer currently available. Hit this link and get yourself sorted for a weekend that you’ll remember for the rest of your life!

Oran O’Beirne 2019