23 June, 2016

WRISTBANDS ROCK FEST BARCELONA 2016

  Rock Fest Barcelona in association with Fnac Barcelona will launch a special action so festivalgoers can exchange their 3-day passes for wristbands before the start of the festival. The wristbands will be only given to those with a 3-day ticket, either in its standard version purchased through the Ticketmaster network or in its collector […]

21 June, 2016

BANDS SIGNING AT ROCK FEST BARCELONA

  At Rock Fest Barcelona, like every year, we will have a tent for bands who want to get in touch with fans and sign stuff. So, as of now, we have the following list of bands are already confirmed for signings, in an schedule that we will confirm in the coming days and that […]

1 June, 2016

SCHEDULE ROCK FEST BARCELONA

  Rock Fest Barcelona 2016 is now making public the schedule for all shows at this year’s edition, which will be held on 15th, 16th and 17th of July at the Can Zam park in Santa Coloma de Gramenet. As you know, we will have a giant double stage in which the concerts will happen […]

31 May, 2016

PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP IN ROCK FEST BARCELONA

  Do you want to live the experience of being a photographer at a massive festival such as Rock Fest Barcelona? Well known spanish rock photographer Javier Bragado is organising a concert photography workshop at our festival and you can be a part of it.   For more info, you can write to [email protected]

27 May, 2016

ROCK FEST BARCELONA WITH ASDENT

For the second consecutive year, all the money that we get from the charity stand at Rock Fest Barcelona will be given to Asdent (www.asdent.es) in order to fund the reseach of Dent’s disease. Asdent was created by Eva Jimenez, the mother of Nacho, a small child just 6 years old who suffers Dent’s disease. […]

26 May, 2016

CICLONAUTAS AT THE TV SHOW “LOS CONCIERTOS DE RADIO 3”

Yesterday, Wednesday 25th of May, the TV show “Los Conciertos de Radio 3” was broadcasted, including the show that Ciclonautas played at the studio. Ciclonautas is the band formed by Alen Ayerdi, Mai Medina and Txo Pintor and they recorded a show at the RTVE Studios. During their appearance, the trio introduced songs from their […]

4 May, 2016

PRESS CONFERENCE ROCK FEST BARCELONA 2016

A press conference to officially launch the third edition of Rock Fest Barcelona happened on the 4th of May at the Auditori Can Roig i Torres in Santa Coloma de Gramenet. For the occasion we counted with the participation of the mayor of Santa Coloma de Gramenet, Núria Parlon, Hansi Kursch (Blind Guardian’s singer), Armando […]

19 April, 2016

THIN LIZZY ANNOUNCE BASS PLAYER AND NEW DRUMMER FOR ANNIVERSARY SHOWS

Thin Lizzy are very proud to announce Aerosmith’s Tom Hamilton will be playing bass on the forthcoming Anniversary shows planned for 2016 / 2017. Tom, an Aerosmith founding member, joins Guitarists Scott Gorham & Damon Johnson, together with Lead Vocalist Ricky Warwick and Keyboard Player Darren Wharton on the upcoming shows: Tom Hamilton: “I’m really […]

11 April, 2016

DAY DISTRIBUTION

The distribution of bands per day is as follows: FRIDAY 15th OF JULY BLIND GUARDIAN CORONER DRAGONFORCE GRAVE DIGGER HEAVEN SHALL BURN KING DIAMOND KREATOR MÄGO DE OZ MICHAEL SCHENKER MOONSPELL NONSENSE ORPHANED LAND TYKETTO ROCK TENT: BONI SATURDAY 16th OF JULY ARMORED SAINT BARON ROJO BATTLE BEAST DORO IRON MAIDEN LEIZE LOUDNESS OVERKILL RATA […]

1 April, 2016

SHOWS AT THE TENT – ROCK TENT

  For those who haven’t had enough, at the Rock Tent in Rock Fest Barcelona we will have shows after the main double stage schedule is finished. The shows at the tent will be by the following bands: FRIDAY 15th JULY SATURDAY 16th JULY SUNDAY 17th JULY After those shows, we will also have some […]

22 March, 2016

BANDS FOR FRIDAY 15TH OF JULY

  These are the bands who will play with King Diamond on friday 15th of July at Rock Fest Barcelona: BLIND GUARDIAN CORONER DRAGONFORCE GRAVE DIGGER HEAVEN SHALL BURN KING DIAMOND KREATOR MÄGO DE OZ MICHAEL SCHENKER MOONSPELL NONSENSE ORPHANED LAND TYKETTO *In alphabetical order As every year, the band opening the festival will be […]

21 March, 2016

NEW CONFIRMATION FOR ROCK FEST BARCELONA

  Newyorkers Tyketto, lead by Danny Vaughn and creators of hits such as “Forever Young” will be present at Rock Fest Barcelona. This comes in a year where the band is celebrating the 25th Anniversary of their debut “Don’t Come Easy”. A unique ocasion to celebrate the legacy of the band and which serves as […]

21 March, 2016

FIVE NEW CONFIRMATIONS FOR ROCK FEST BARCELONA

  Rock Fest Barcelona confirms five new bands for its 2016 edition. The event, which will be held from the 15th to 17th of July at Parc de Can Zam in Santa Coloma de Gramenet (Barcelona) will have ANTHRAX, LEIZE, THE RAVEN AGE, WILD LIES and ALYANZA as well as the already announced.

16 March, 2016

T-SHIRTS FOR KIDS UNDER 13

  Last year, hundreds of kids wore the Rock Fest Barcelona t-shirt that was given for free and this year, thanks to the great response we had, we will repeat this again so all kids under 13 coming to the festival can live and wear Rock. To avoid any kid under 13 leaving without a […]

11 March, 2016

CAMPSITE

[one_half] [/one_half] [one_half_last] Rock Fest Barcelona, which will be held on June 30th, July 1st and 2nd 2017 at Parc de Can Zam in Santa Coloma de Gramenet will have a campsite, as in previous years, located in the nearby town of Montmeló. This campsite is an alternative to those who want to come to […]

8 March, 2016

MORE BANDS CONFIRMED

Rock Fest Barcelona, which will be held from 15th to 17th of July 2016 at Parc de Can Zam in Santa Coloma de Gramenet, will have three more bands in its billing. They are OBITUARY, RATA BLANCA and ECLIPSE. OBITUARY will come to Barcelona in order to play their classics and their new album “Inked […]

29 February, 2016

SLAYER: NEW CONFIRMATION FOR ROCK FEST BARCELONA

The american band SLAYER, one of the most respected thrash metal bands and pioneers of the genre will play at Rock Fest Barcelona on Sunday 17th of July. The long awaited confirmation of SLAYER comes at a really sweet moment for the band, where their new album “Repentless” has helped them back to the top […]

26 February, 2016

KING DIAMOND TO HEADLINE ROCK FEST BARCELONA ON FRIDAY 15TH OF JULY

Rock Fest Barcelona is pleased to announce the show of one of heavy metal’s most influential artists of the past 30 years: KING DIAMOND will play at the festival to perform the revered and iconic album “Abigail” in its entirety. A unique experience that will happen for the first and possibly the last time ever in […]

25 January, 2016

NEW CONFIRMATIONS FOR ROCK FEST BARCELONA

Rock Fest Barcelona is pleased to announce three new bands for its next edition, which will be held on July 15th, 16th and 17th at Parc de Can Zam in Santa Coloma de Gramenet, Barcelona. The bands are AMON AMARTH, CANDLEMASS and ARMORED SAINT. These bands will join a stellar line-up together with IRON MAIDEN, […]

21 December, 2015

TWISTED SISTER FAREWELL SHOW AT ROCK FEST BARCELONA

  Twisted Sister announced their farewell tour, last chance to see them on stage. We cannot miss the oportunity to see them again and for last time. Last year there were a couple of bands who were among the most voted for returning back to 2016’s edition of Rock Fest Barcelona. We listened to you […]

14 December, 2015

OVERKILL AND MOONSPELL CONFIRMED!!

Rock Fest Barcelona is pleased to confirm that two great bands will join us at the festival. American thrash heroes OVERKILL and portuguese metal masters MOONSPELL will be with us in July. Not much to add about OVERKILL: they are a reference in the thrash metal world in their most primitive and energetic vein. They […]

9 December, 2015

IRON MAIDEN WILL HEADLINE ROCK FEST BARCELONA ON SATURDAY 16TH JULY

Rock legends IRON MAIDEN will bring their highly anticipated The Book of Souls World Tour to  ROCK FEST BARCELONA on saturday 16th july 2016. Bruce Dickinson comments: “It’s been some time since our last show and we cannot wait to get back out on tour. Maiden thrive on touring and playing to our fans, it’s […]

4 December, 2015

MORE BANDS CONFIRMED!!

With these new confirmations, the festival line-up until now is: WHITESNAKE BLIND GUARDIAN UNISONIC KREATOR CORONER LOUDNESS HEAVEN SHALL BURN DORO BARON ROJO GRAVE DIGGER DRAGONFORCE ORPHANED LAND More confirmations will come soon!! The 3-days tickets are on sale at the price of 150 € (+ booking fees) through the Ticketmaster network (Halcón Viajes, FNAC, […]

25 November, 2015

SPECIAL PRICE TICKETS

  Hi everyone, First off, we want to apologize to all those who have not been able to buy their tickets at reduced price of  90 € or 120 € through the Ticketmaster website because of the failure caused by the massive demand. As a result of that the first 4000 tickets were sold out […]

24 November, 2015

FIRST BANDS ANNOUNCED

  Rock Fest Barcelona will be held on 15th, 16th and 17th of July next year at Parc de Can Zam in Santa Coloma de Gramenet. The first bands announced to play the festival are: Tickets will be on sale tomorrow 25th of November from 12:00 in the afternoon at a special price of 90€ […]

23 November, 2015

TICKETS ON SALE FOR ROCK FEST BARCELONA FROM WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 25th.

  On Wednesday November 25th, from 12:00pm, tickets for the 2016 edition of Rock Fest Barcelona will be on sale. First, there will be 2000 three-day tickets at a very special price of 90€ + ticketing fees. When this first tickets sell out, there will be 2000 more 3-day tickets available at a price of […]

12 November, 2015

ROCK FEST BARCELONA 2016: 15th, 16th and 17th JULY

Hi everyone, First, we’d like to apologize for the long wait, longer than we had initially expected. Today, and after months of hard work, we are in the position to confirm that Rock Fest Barcelona 2016 will happen on the 15th,16th and 17th of July at Parc de Can Zam in Santa Coloma de Gramenet. […]

14 September, 2015

LOUDNESS: SIGNED GUITAR

  The guitar signed by Loudness is already in the hands of a swedish fan who has helped big time to Asdent association with this purchase. As you know, the money goes straight to fund the search for a cure to this disease. We also remind you that we still have available the guitars signed […]

29 July, 2015

ATTENDANCE AT ROCK FEST BARCELONA

  Rock Fest Barcelona 2015 has been a complete success in terms of audience response. The detailed attendance is as follows: Thursday 23rd of July: 19.231 people Friday 24th of July: 16.408 people Saturday 25th of July: 18.573 people With this, Rock Fest has more than doubled its attendance numbers from last year, further confirmation […]

24 July, 2015

ESPECTACULAR PRIMER DIA CON SCORPIONS, NIGHTWISH Y UN AMBIENTE INMEJORABLE

Bajo un sol de justicia arrancaba ayer la primera jornada de esta segunda edición de Rock Fest BCN, el festival de referencia en cuanto a metal en Barcelona. Con un extenso público de distintas procedencias, tanto nacionales como internacionales, se daba pistoletazo de salida a un evento que no sólo ofrece una variada parrilla de […]

22 July, 2015

SHUTTLE BUS FROM FESTIVAL TO CAMPSITE

  The shuttle bus that connects the festivalsite with the campsite in Montmeló will run every half hour in each direction from thursday 12:00 noon until the closing of the disco tent after the shows on Saturday. However, on peak hours (12:00 to 17:00 on Campsite —> Festivalsite direction, and from 00:30 to 3:30h on […]

21 July, 2015

KIDS T-SHIRTS

  A few months ago we said that all kids under 13 coming to Rock Fest Barcelona would get a free festival t-shirt. The idea had an amazing reaction and we are happy to know that hundreds of kids will wear ROCK in addition to feeling it on 23rd,24th and 25th of July. However, we […]

15 July, 2015

CHARITY STAND

  Hi everyone, We ask you to read this post with attention and with care. This year, all the money that we get from the charity stand at Rock Fest Barcelona will be given to Asdent (www.asdent.es) in order to fund the reseach of Dent’s disease. Asdent was created by Eva Jimenez, the mother of […]

9 July, 2015

CHANGES AT ROCK FEST BARCELONA

  The promoters of Rock Fest Barcelona have received the following statement by Sebastian’s Bach management: “Due to an unforeseen schedule changes, Sebastian Bach will unfortunately have to withdrawal from the scheduled tour dates in Barcelona, Spain on July 25th and Madrid, Spain on July 26th. We sincerely apologize to the fans who were looking […]

22 June, 2015

RUNNING ORDER

  Following please find the running order for Rock Fest Barcelona. THURSDAY 23th JULY Open doors — 16:00 h. 17:00 – 17:30         ASPHYXION 17:35 – 18:35          SABATON 18:40 – 19:40         ROSENDO 19:45 – 20:45         DREAM THEATER 20:50 – 21:50         STATUS QUO 21:55 – 23:40         SCORPIONS 23:45 – 00:45         NIGHTWISH 00:50 […]

10 June, 2015

SHOW START TIMES AND DAY BAND SCHEDULE

  Only six weeks to go until we open doors at Rock Fest Barcelona. We are really eager to see Judas Priest, Scorpions, Annihilator, Europe, Twisted Sister, Status Quo, Nightwish and many more live, as will happen between 23rd and 25th of July at Parc de Can Zam in Santa Coloma de Gramenet. Regarding that, […]

27 May, 2015

KIDS AT THE FESTIVAL

As we promised, kids under 10 years old don’t need to buy a ticket for Rock Fest Barcelona and as a novelty, kids under 13 will be presented with an official festival t-shirt. Since we need to know the amount of t-shirts we have to give away and ensure that no kid under 13 goes […]

9 April, 2015

TWISTED SISTER STATEMENT

  Hello to everybody, We have received today this communicate from Twister Sister. New York, NY—It was with heavy hearts that Twisted Sister said goodbye to their drummer A.J. Pero, who passed away on March 20. Today, Twisted Sister members  have announced that world renowned drummer Mike Portnoy (Dream Theater, Adrenaline Mob, Winery Dogs) is […]

25 March, 2015

ROCK FEST BARCELONA: PRESS CONFERENCE

Today we were holding a press conference for Rock Fest Barcelona at the auditorium in Santa Coloma de Gramenet. Sadly, the plane accident yesterday has motivated that Rock Fest Barcelona and the council of Santa Coloma de Gramenet decide to cancel the event out of respect for the victims of the accident. In the picture, […]

24 March, 2015

CAMPSITE

Rock Fest Barcelona, which will be held from the 23rd to the 25th of July at Parc de Can Zam in Santa Coloma de Gramenet, will have a paid campsite for those festival goers who with to use it in the nearby town of Montmeló, just 14km away from the festival area. Taking into consideration […]

20 March, 2015

WE WILL MISS YOU A.J.

  Today is a sad day, A.J. Pero, drummer for Twisted Sister, has sadly passed away. We send our condolences to his family and to our friends Twisted Sister in these difficult moments. It was an honour to have you on the first ever edition of our festival. RIP

19 March, 2015

DAY DISTRIBUTION

After confirming the 33 bands that will play on the second edition, Rock Fest Barcelona is now announcing the day distribution for the event, which will take place from 23rd to 25th of July at Parc de Can Zam, in Santa Coloma de Gramenet. Big names such as Scorpions and Judas Priest will share the […]

12 March, 2015

BANDS SATURDAY 25 JULY

  The bands playing on Saturday the 25th of July at Rock Fest Barcelona 2015 are JUDAS PRIEST ACCEPT VENOM WARCRY ARCH ENEMY
SE BASTIAN BACH RIOT PRIMAL FEAR BRUJERIA ANGELUS APATRIDA BATTLE BEAST LOUDNESS LGP recordant SANGTRAÏT *The order doesn’t correspond to the performance order. Tickets for Saturday 25th of July will be on sale […]

12 March, 2015

The billing is finished

  Rock Fest Bcn billing, which will happen from 23rd to 25th of July at Parc de Can Zam in Santa Coloma de Gramenet, is now officially closed with the addition of one last legendary band VENOM.  They will be the icing on the cake for a festival that has great names of all genres […]

12 March, 2015

Hi everyone,

First, we’d like to thank you again for the big welcome this 2nd edition of Rock Fest Barcelona is having. While we keep working to confirm more bands for the billing this year, we are gonna let you know some details about the festival. Camping site In a few days we will finally be able […]