June 9, 2017
SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT FOR OUR LONDON BASED FANS!
BLUE ÖYSTER CULT's appearance at the O2 INDIGO for STONE FREE FESTIVAL on June 17th will start with a unique performance of their 1st album in its entirety in celebration of the 45th anniversary of the initial release.
The full set is being recorded and videotaped in 4K UHD for possible future release.
Capacity at the O2 INDIGO is limited, so plan accordingly.
You don't want to miss this!
February 21, 2017
BLUE ÖYSTER CULT ANNOUNCE 45th ANNIVERSARY SUMMER TOUR IN UK & EUROPE
BLUE ÖYSTER CULT will celebrate their 45th anniversary with a run of festival and headline dates across the UK and in Europe starting June 16 with their first ever appearance at the Graspop Festival in Belgium and ending at Barcelona Rock Fest on July 1.
The band will make a triumphant return to London, after last year's advance sell-out success at The Forum, for the Stone Free Festival on June 17 which will see the band headline the Indigo O2 stage. Four UK headline dates in Manchester, Nottingham, Glasgow and Newcastle are the group's first regional shows since 2008.
In Europe, BÖC will hit several festivals: Graspop, Hellfest, Retro C Fest, Against The Wind and Barcelona Rock Fest along three headline dates with very special guests Queensryche in Prattelin, Switzerland, Cologne, Germany and Utrecht, Netherlands.
Below is a list of the dates, cities and links to the venues and/or festival web pages:
JUNE 16: Dessel, Belgium - Graspop Festival
JUNE 17: London, England - Stone Free Festival
JUNE 18: Clisson, France - Hellfest
JUNE 20: Prattlen, Switzerland - Z7
JUNE 21: Cologne, Germany - Live Music Hall
JUNE 22: Utrecht, Netherlands - Tivoli
JUNE 24: Tilloloy, France - Retro C Trop Festival
JUNE 25: Machester, England - Academy
JUNE 26: Newcastle, England - Northumbria University SU
JUNE 28: Nottingham, England - Rock City
JUNE 29: Glasgow, Scotland - O2 ABC
JULY 01: Barcelona, Spain - Rock Fest Barcelona
February 13, 2017
BLUE ÖYSTER CULT TO PLAY STONE FREE FESTIVAL IN LONDON, UK
SATURDAY 17TH JUNE 2017
STONE FREE FESTIVAL, Kilimanjaro Live and The O2 are proud to reveal the full details of this year's extravaganza, with doors opening at midday on Saturday 17th June.
Playing a full headline set and closing the afternoon festivities at Indigo at The O2 will be the iconic New York hard rockers Blue Öyster Cult, who throughout their four-decade career have garnered huge critical acclaim, in particular for the hit single "(Don't Fear) The Reaper" & other fan favourites including "Godzilla" & "Burning For You". They will be returning to London after a triumphant sold out show at The Forum in summer 2016.
"We're thrilled to be returning to London for a headline set as part of Stone Free at the O2 Indigo on June 17th as we celebrate 45 years of being "ON TOUR FOREVER" say Blue Öyster Cult.
The O2 Arena
In the main arena joining headliners Ritchie Blackmore's Rainbow will be legendary British glam rock giants Sweet, who during the '70s had thirteen Top 20 hits including "Blockbuster", "Hell Raiser", "Fox On the Run" and the evergreen feel-good anthem "The Ballroom Blitz"
Indigo at The O2
Indigo at The O2 will be hosting a full afternoon of entertainment with Northern Ireland's The Answer, who have hit new heights with their most recent album Solas, and Scottish rockers Gun joining the aforementioned Blue Öyster Cult.
Tickets are on sale now and available from:
For more information on the festival:
Official site: Stonefreefestival.com