LEGENDARY 80s heavy metal band Saxon will headline the HardnHeavy festival on June 27 in celebration of the Rock on the Rock club’s tenth anniversary.

Famed for their mind-blowing live shows, Skindred – previous winners of the UK metal Hammer best live band award – will also play, along with seven other hard rock and metal bands from the local area including Midriff, Angelwings and The Tragic Company. Come in Leon, Soul Within, Dead City Radio and Overdry complete the line-up.

The event runs from midday to midnight, with multiple bars, a BBQ and restaurant as well as a chill-out area and merchandise stalls.

It will take place at Lathbury Barracks on the south side of the Rock.

Tickets cost £30. They can be purchased at or at Rock on the Rock club, D&H ceramics and Parodytur.

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