This article was published in 2013.

Bludger will be representing Leeds metal at this years Bloodstock Open Air at Catton Hall, Derbyshire. They will be playing on the New Blood Stage after winning the Yorkshire heat of Metal 2 The Masses. The festival takes place on 8 -11th August 2013, and Bludger are set to close the stage on Sunday night.

Also playing over the weekend are Slayer, Lamb of God, King Diamond and Anthrax as well as many other heavy weights from across the world of metal.