Winners of photo contest! published 7 years, 6 months ago
Photo contest is over! Thank you for your interest in sending your pictures and voices.
We will invent something again for you in the future.. You can see yourself as you decided on the fate of registered photos, click here. Still remind that the first place is gaining free entry to this year's fest, the second place is gaining a sweatshirt BA fest 2010, and the third place is gaining T-shirt BA fest 2010. And exceptionally we awarded potato medail for the fourth place, and win is the obligatory 666 potatoes.
Line-up is changing: BARREN EARTH for KYPCK published 7 years, 6 months ago
Finnish band KYPCK has cancelled all their summer shows including BA festival. Here is their official statement: “We unfortunately have to cancel our performance at this year's Brutal Assault. The circumstances regarding the band, our new record company and our new album are chaotic to say the least, and we feel it is better to cancel now than 2 days before the festival when flights, hotels etc. would have already been paid for. We deeply apologize to the organizers and everyone who was looking forward to the show.”
KYPCK is dead, long live the BARREN EARTH! Finnish “all-stars” group, comprised of members of other bands like SWALLOW THE SUN, AMORPHIS or MOONSORROW, will present their debut album called „Curse of the Red River“ which is a progressive epic that draws you in and holds you by the head while it transitions through atmospheric, brutal, melodic passages that massage the ear and punch the gut.
New bands: LYZANXIA and CALLISTO published 7 years, 6 months ago
Hello BA-Fans! Festival is closer and closer and we are back with new bands.
Newly confirmed are French thrashers LYZANXIA (with new album „Locust“) and Finnish post-metal band CALLISTO.
More news from BA 2010 camp coming soon.
New offer! Hotel accommodation in Hradec Kralove and cheaper flights to Prague! published 7 years, 6 months ago
For those who are looking for a hotel type of accommodation we can offer a sweet option that will even include a shuttle bus from the hotel to the festival ground. Hotel CERNIGOV is situated in Hradec Kralove, approx. 20 km from the festival ground, and offers next services:
* single rooms available at 35,00 EUR per night
* double rooms available at 60,00 EUR per night
* rooms available for Wednesday Aug 11, Thursday Aug 12th, Friday Aug 13th, Saturday Aug 14th and/or Sunday Aug 15th (you can choose from the mentioned days, not necessary to book all the days)
* buffet breakfast included in the price
* shuttle service to the festival ground and back once a day included in the price (a van will be available within 60 min after ordering)
* a free 3-day pass for the natural ground with a view on both stages (you save 90CZK = approx. 3,50 EUR)
* other hotel services (not included in the price): laundry, safe-box, casino, restaurant & bar, etc.
For more detailed information about the hotel accommodation and booking click on this link: http://brutalassault.cz/en/hotel-cernigov/
Other news is designed for those who are planning their flights by plain. In cooperation with Czech Airlines (ČSA) we can offer 10% discount for all direct flights provided by ČSA to Prague.
The process is very easy, click on this link: http://www.csa.cz/cs/portal/online_services/conventions/booking_ticket.htm and for entering the submenu use next initials: Name: BA2010, Password: 1B10002. Then just choose your flight with 10% discount. Have a good flight!
Brutal Assault „Warm Up“ party! published 7 years, 5 months ago
Less than a three weeks before the start of the 15th anniversary edition of the Brutal Assault Festival we would like to announce the official „Warm Up“ party which will be held on Wednesday August 11th in the Old Army Fortress area. You can look forward to 8 bands playing on special stage from 5 p.m..
So far we have confirmed five bands: GODLESS TRUTH (death-progressive, Cze), PRVNÍ HOŘE (crossover, Cze), IGNOMINIOUS INCARCERATION (death metal, UK), AND HELL FOLLOWED WITH (death/thrash, USA) and HONOUR IS DEAD (metal/hardcore, UK).
Yes, you are right, there are still some free slots on the line-up... We have decided to prepare small competition for you BA fans! Bellow you can see 7 great Czech bands who are ready for big voting battle. Just check their music and then vote for your favorite. Only 3 bands with highest numer of votes will play the „Warm Up“ party. You can choose from and vote for only one of next bands:
STÍNY PLAMENŮ (http://www.myspace.com/diveintothewastewater)
ABSTRACT ESSENCE (http://bandzone.cz/abstractessence)
UNAFFECTED EVOLUTION (http://bandzone.cz/unaffectedevolution)
DISFIGURED CORPSE (http://bandzone.cz/disfiguredcorpse)
BRUTALLY DECEASED (http://bandzone.cz/brutallydeceased)
MINORITY SOUND (http://bandzone.cz/minoritysound)
You can vote here: http://brutalassault.cz/cs/contest/band-contest-2010/ from now to Friday, August 6th, 12 p.m. Results will be announced on this website.
Brutal Assault 2010 announces its day schedule! published 7 years, 5 months ago
Check out our website for first information about day schedule for BA 2010! By now, you can find there bands divided into 3 festival days. The official time schedule will be announced during next week.
There are also some changes in line-up so let’s see at them. American band CRO MAGS has been forced to cancel their European tour due to some family problems. They will be replaced with German hardcore band CRUSHING CASPARS.
Also Holland CONTROL HUMAN DELETE have cancelled their summer shows due to some personal problems inside the band.
During next week we will announce last 2 bands for BA 2010 and also the final time schedule for all 3 festival days.
Please note that on Saturday (July 31st) is the deadline for ordering ticket in pre-sale price. VIP camp orders can be placed on Aug 05th the latest.