Win 2 Tickets to the Kerrang! Tour in Leeds!

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THE KERRANG! TOUR BITES BACK!

Do you want to win two tickets to the Kerrang! Tour at the Leeds o2 Academy this Saturday Night to see the likes of Don Broco, We Are The In Crowd, Young Guns, Bury Tomorrow and Beartooth?

All you have to do is answer the question below:

Q) In which music video do Bury Tomorrow perform in a Church?

Send your answer to social@grindstore.com to be in with a chance of winning!

The winner will be picked at random tomorrow and will be provided with two tickets on the door at the Leeds o2 Academy this Saturday night! If you have friends in the Leeds area, make sure they don’t miss out on entering!

ENDS AT MIDNIGHT TONIGHT!

*Check back soon as we also have tickets for Southampton and Glasgow to give away!*

GRINDSTORE’S GUIDE TO 2015!

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2015 is set to be another monster year in rock! Some exciting album releases from bands past and present will be unleashed, along with tour and festival announcements that will make your bank account hit zero in no time! Let’s see what’s in store for the year ahead…

In January alone we have the global juggernaut that is Fall Out Boy returning with their radio friendly, banger filled ‘American Beauty / American Psycho’. Let’s not forget about English Electronicore kings Enter Shikari and their new album ‘The Mindsweep’ which drops January 19th, new song ‘The Last Garrison’ is taking over UK radio as we speak!

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Grindstore favourites Pierce The Veil and Sleeping With Sirens are currently taking over the world with a huge co-headline tour! Both bands should be unveiling new material along the way! Don’t forget to catch them in the UK this March!

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One of our biggest selling bands, All Time Low are back! After the huge announcement of their new album ‘Future Hearts’ and the unveiling of new track ‘Something’s Gotta Give’ – this should be a huge year for the Baltimore boys! We are off to see them pack out Wembley Arena in March for their DVD recording show, but you can catch them alongside brit rockers You Me At Six touring the UK arenas in February!

It could be a big year for Black Veil Brides, coming off of the huge success of their latest album ‘Black Veil Brides IV’ (and scooping up FIVE Grindstore Awards in 2014!) they will be high-up on the Second Stage at Download Festival this summer to show the UK fans what they are made of.

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Speaking of Download Festival – Slipknot take over the headline slot for the third time along with Muse! Motley Crue will play one of their final ever UK shows before global superstars KISS close out the festival on the Sunday. Also on the bill is one of our favourite live acts – A Day To Remember! Marilyn Manson returns to the main stage on the Saturday, armed with new (and always interesting) material. Enter Shikari should wake everyone up on the last day as they hit the Main Stage early, with Slash appearing later in the day! Rise Against, Motionless In White, Parkway Drive, Crown The Empire, Mallory Knox and loads more will all appear across the weekend and we cannot wait!

Metallica’s seemingly annual UK festival headline slot will be at Reading/Leeds Festival this year – a fourth for the band, with Pierce The Veil arriving as newbies this Summer!

If you can’t afford a weekend ticket for Download or Reading/Leeds, the day festivals are always a treat! Slam Dunk and Hit The Deck never fail to disappoint and we are eagerly awaiting an announcement from both camps. Takedown Festival in Southampton features a headline slot from UK rockers Mallory Knox, who have been all over the radio and magazines in 2014!

There are rumours of long awaited album releases from Axl’s Guns N Roses, as well as an 18-year wait for new Faith No More material potentially becoming a reality by the summer, especially as they are playing Download Festival in June.

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So, what else can we expect? Danny Worsnop’s We Are Harlot – a pet project where he aims to re-create the rock n roll antics of the likes of Van Halen & Aerosmith in the 80’s, could finally surface this year! We are certainly intrigued!

Rising UK bands, such as ‘Kerrang! Tour’ headliners Don Broco and American conqueror’s Young Guns can be expected to release their eagerly anticipated albums this spring. Welsh favourites and Pop-Punk superstars of the future Neck Deep are currently smashing through the recording of album 2 – sure to surface in time for festival season!

So, who can we see out on tour in 2015? Gerard Way will be crossing the pond next week to treat us to ‘Hesitant Alien’ live! Of Mice & Men are ready to destroy your ears in late March after spectacular performances supporting Linkin Park. Foo Fighters are going global and they’re dragging Royal Blood along for the ride! Prodigy, Papa Roach, Crown The Empire, Frank Iero, While She Sleeps, Cancer Bats and many more can be seen up and down the UK…and these are only the confirmed tours, there will be TONNES more to come!

What about the unanswered questions? Will Limp Bizkit ever finish ‘Stampede of Disco Elephants’? Will Bring Me The Horizon treat us to a new album after the success of ‘Drown’? Can Blink 182 keep individual projects under control to complete their new album? Will System Of A Down finally record new music after a decade of waiting?

Keep up to date with all the new developments as they happen by following us on Facebook, Instagram & Twitter

GRINDSTORE ADVENT CALENDAR DAY 24 WINNERS!

Day 24: Super Massive Last Day!

On Day 24, we entered everyone that had participated in all previous 23 advent calendar competitions into one big prize draw! The prizes?… Grindstore vouchers! We had 2 x £100 vouchers and 2 x £50 vouchers to give away to four lucky winners. And they are…

Abbie Rackham (£100)
Caitie O’Callaghan (£100)
Sam Wallbutton (£50)
Nelson Williamsen (£50)

We would like to thank every one of you for entering our advent calendar competitions, the response was HUGE! We can’t wait to hold this again at the end of the year.

Until then, keep your eyes on our website and social media pages for more competitions throughout the year!

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Thank you again! We hope your 2015 rocks as much as our 2014 did!

GRINDSTORE ADVENT CALENDAR DAY 23 WINNERS!

Day 23: Bring Me The Horizon Competition!

On Day 23, we asked you to figure out which one of the five tattoos did not belong to BMTH front man Oli Sykes. The answer was of course number 5 – which actually belongs to Andy Biersack of Black Veil Brides!

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We had hundreds of correct answers! We’ve chosen five winners at random which you can find below:


– Ravenna Valo
– Kyle Ritchie
– Leah Finch
– Amy Cheetham
– Sophie Narey

Thank you to the thousands of entries we have had in the past 23 days! It’s been an unbelievable response! Merry Christmas from everyone at Grindstore!

Day 24: Grindstore Advent Calendar

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Super Massive Last Day!!

Seeing as its Christmas tomorrow, we thought we’d push the boat out a little bit… Everyone who has entered one of our advent competitions over the past 23 days will be automatically included in the draw for Grindstore Gift Vouchers!

Prizes

2 x £100 Grindstore Gift Vouchers

2 x £50 Grindstore Gift Vouchers

Closing Date

The voucher winners will be announced on the 30th December 2014

From Everyone at Grindstore We Wish You A Rocking Christmas And A Very Happy New Year!!

GRINDSTORE ADVENT CALENDAR DAY 22 WINNER!

Day 22: Asking Alexandria

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On Day 22, we set the question – If you could ask the Asking Alexandria guys anything…what would it be? Our favourite question was from Amii-Anne Townley who asked “If you could perform for anyone, anywhere in fancy dress, who would you perform for, where and in what costume?” We couldn’t even imagine the response this question would get from the band.

Thanks again to everyone who entered! There are only 2 days left of Advent competitions, so get entering while you still can!

Day 23: Grindstore Advent Calendar

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Bring Me the Horizon

Get your hands on some exclusive Bring Me the Horizon merch by entering this awesome competition!

Prizes –

Signed Posters x 5

Signed Tees x 5

How to Enter

Below are a number of tattoos which belong to Oli Sykes, your mission is to find the intruder!

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Let us know which tattoo does not belong to Mr. Sykes by sending the corresponding number to social@grindstore.com and the 5 winners will be drawn at random.

Closing Date

This competition will end at Midnight tonight and the winners will be announced tomorrow!

Check out our full range of Bring Me the Horizon merch here!

Enter any competition and be automatically entered in the mega draw on Christmas Eve

GRINDSTORE ADVENT CALENDAR DAY 20 & 21 WINNERS

Day 20: The Walking Dead Competition!

On Day 20, we asked you to take the best bits of all your favourite Walking Dead characters and present us with the ultimate Zombie Killer! We looked over lots of your creations but ended up going with May Bourne’s Ultimate Zombie Killer! Here is the list of attributes:

• Daryl’s Crossbow
• Michone’s attitude
• Beth’s kindness
• Merle’s arm sword
• Eugene’s Mullet
• Hershel’s Optimism
• Rick’s Leadership

Thank you to everyone that entered their Zombie Killing creations!

Day 21: Signed Band Poster Bundle!

On Day 21, we asked you to send in your huge band poster collections! We loved kaizerblaez’s entry which featured hundreds of band posters that had all been cut out and bunched together – making it look like the biggest group photo of all time!

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We had a HUGE response for this competition, so thank you to everyone for submitting their band-wallpapered bedroom walls! There are just a couple of days left of advent competitions, so enter while you can!

Day 22: Grindstore Advent Calendar

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Asking Alexandria

If you are a fan of English metalcore legends Asking Alexandria then make sure you enter this awesome competition!

Prizes –

Signed Poster

Signed AA Tee

Signed Grindstore 10Yr Tee

How to Enter

If you could ask Asking Alexandria any question…what would it be?

Send your entry to social@grindstore.com to be in with a chance of winning

Closing Date

This competition will end at Midnight tonight and the winner will be announced tomorrow!

Check out our full range of Asking Alexandria merch here!

Enter any competition and be automatically entered in the mega draw on Christmas Eve.

Day 21: Grindstore Advent Calendar

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Signed Band Poster Bundle

If you like to plaster your walls with band posters, this competition should not be missed!

Prizes

Signed Zombie Crew Poster

Signed A Day To Remember Poster

Signed Bring Me the Horizon Poster

Signed Asking Alexandria Poster

How to Enter

We are looking for THE BIGGEST band poster collection out there!

Send us a picture of your hoard via Instagram by including #grindstore or @grindstore_official

Closing Date

This competition will end at Midnight tonight and the winner will be announced tomorrow!

Check out our full range of Band Merch here!

Enter any competition and be automatically entered in the mega draw on Christmas Eve.