Napalm Death are the latest to be added to the line up for Bloodstock Open Air.

Bassist Shane Embury Says: "We are really excited to be a part of the Bloodstock festival this year,its happening right in the middle of the recording of our new album so its going to be a break away from the studio but what a great day its going to be,playing alongside some great bands at a great metal festival.”

Bloodstock Open Air happens over the weekend of August 15-17, at Catten Hall in Derbyshire.

Headliners are Opeth, Dimmu Borgir and Nightwish, with Evile, Destruction, Akercocke, Primal Fear, Helloween, Soilwork, Iced Earth and As I Lay Dying also confirmed.

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