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Blitz Kids

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Blitz Kids (nee Rig Up Explosive) is a Nantwich, Cheshire, UK, post-hardcore / rock band which formed in 2005 and changed name to Blitz Kids in 2009. Their latest album is The Good Youth (Jan 2014).

Other releases include album Vagrants & Vagabonds (Jul 2011, Hassle), EP Never Die (Nov 2012, Hassle) and track "On My Own" (May 2013).

Kerrang! say they’re "one gloriously deranged cacophony". Rock Sound say they’re "a schizophrenic force to be reckoned with". Read more on Last.fm

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Download Festival adds a whopping 49 bands to its 2013 line-up

February 18th, 2013

Papa Roach 2012 promo photo Thrash Hits

Bloody heck, that’s an awful lot of new bands to add all at once. Not that we’re complaining, mind you – the less inane line-up announcement news pieces we have to try to find new and inventive intros to write for is always a welcome development here at Thrash Hits. You can check the full list of additions to the Download Festival 2013 line-up after the jump.

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Skindred, Sylosis, and a fuckload more acts added to Sonisphere Festival 2010

May 19th, 2010

So Skindred, Sylosis, 65DaysOfStatic, Black Spiders, Audrey Horne, Throats, March of the Raptors, Slaves To Gravity, The Casino Brawl, The Boys with the Xray Eyes, After The Ordeal, Blitz Kids, Fei Comodo, Cars on Fire, Lower Than Atlantis, The Xcerts, Little Fish and Eddie Clark’s Fastway have all been added to the Sonisphere Knebworth bill?

You gotta admit, the line-up’s looking pretty fucking boss right now, ain’t it?