GRIFTER Confirmed For Bloodstock 2013 + Writing For New Album Is Almost Complete


GRIFTER are extremely pleased to announce they will be appearing at this year’s Bloodstock Open Air 2013 to be held at Catton Park, Derbyshire from August 8th – 11th. They are honoured to be playing the Sophie Lancaster Stage on Sunday the 11th. Also playing this year’s festival are legends such as Slayer, King Diamond, Lamb Of God, Voivod, Anthrax, Exodus, Accept, Devildriver, Death Angel and way too many more to mention here.

GRIFTER are ready to start the recording of the next album which will appear later in the year via Ripple Music on CD and…VINYL!!!! Guinness splatter vinyl no less!!! The working title for the album is “The Return Of The Bearded Brethren” and will feature artwork from up and coming tattoo artist Jamie Campbell. Tracks from the album will include Braggard’s Boast, Black Gold, It’s Not Me It’s You, She Mountain, Princess Leia, Fire Water, American Paranoiac Blues, The Return Of The Bearded Brethren, Bow Down To The Monkey and a cover of Black Sabbath’s Fairies Wear Boots that has become a popular fixture of the live set.

Forthcoming GRIFTER Live Dates

Sunday May 26th – The Green Baize, Weston-Super-Mare…Twisted Delusions 2 festival
Saturday June 8th – The Black Heart, Camden w/ Stubb & Mother Corona
Friday July 26th – Gulliver’s, Manchester w/ XII Boar, The Bendal Interlude, Widows & Blastronaut
Saturday July 27th – The 2 Pigs, Cheltenham w/ Smoke Pilot & Welcome Back Delta
Friday August 2nd – The Hog And Hosper, Pontypool
Saturday Augist 3rd – TBC
Sunday August 11th – Bloodstock Open Air [Info]
Saturday October 19th – The Wharf, Tavistock…Tavisrock Charity All Dayer
Friday November 29th – Hard Rock Hell [Info]