BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE WITH GUESTS JINJER AND ATREY BOCCIA HOME SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2023
11. February 2023 @ 08:00 - 17:00Kn190 – Kn220
Metal veterans Bullet For My Valentine are returning to Zagreb, and they will arrive at the Boćarski dom on Saturday, February 11, 2023, accompanied by the bands Jinjer and Atreyu.
After the postponed performance in February, the new date and location bring a real metal celebration exactly one year later, and anyone who has not returned their tickets with them can enter this big concert as well.
Since appearing on the scene in 1998, Welsh metal legends have become one of the biggest bands of the genre. Bullet For My Valentine has sold over 3 million albums in almost 25 years of its career, including three gold releases, and is considered the pioneers of modern British metal core sound, which in a way defined it with their classic album “The Poison”. Moreover, they are the only island group to have won the “Best British Band” award three times at the Kerrang Magazine Awards!
The new studio album is named after the band itself, and it is probably the strongest and fiercest release in their catalog, announced with the excellent single “Knives”. The new album inherited “Gravity” from 2018, after which the band went to gigs in arenas and the most famous halls such as Alexandra Palace in London. This time they are returning to the basics, with solos and riffs that will delight new and old fans, and as part of a big world tour on the occasion of the new album BFMV will visit Croatia. The concert at the Boćarski dom will be their first in Zagreb after four years.
The media unanimously praises the new album. Kerrang calls it the fiercest so far, and says the BFMV fires from all weapons and the album sounds huge. Sonic Perspectives says that the stunning weight of the album is what draws you in and makes it interesting. The Rock Pit says the impressive album full of heavy riffs and solos fits perfectly with the times we live in, Crypticrock praises the technical skills and composition of the album which is exciting and intriguing, while New Noise Magazine says the album is an incredible work definitely worth the name “Bullet For My Valentine. ”
Jinjer – Pisces (Live Session)
They are joined by Ukrainian metal hurricane called Jinjer, who are returning to Zagreb three years after, after a record-breaking sale of KSET and great interest, they filled the large plant of the Culture Factory. The four-member metalcore band turned into a sensation around which dust is rising after the third album “King of Everything”, after which they finished on the Billboard chart Next Big Sound. Loudwire declared the albums “Macro” and the successor of “Wallflowers” one of the best metal albums, and the great vocalist Tatiana Shmailyuk with her abilities perfectly complements the music in which they experiment with groove metal, as well as funk and reggae.
Four-member metal punk rock band Atreyu from California joins the lineup evening. In addition to eight albums, they regularly finished on the Billboard album charts, went on numerous world tours, and in their list of collaborations they have already included performances with BFMV, as well as those with Slipknot, or Travis Barker from Blink182.
Atreyu – Ex’s & Oh’s
All tickets for the postponed BFMV concert from February 2022 are also valid for the new date and concerts.
The new tickets are on sale from Wednesday, June 8, at the first price of HRK 190, and it is valid until July 31. The day after that, the price rises to 220 kn, and on the day of the concert, if there are any left, you will need to pay 250 kn for tickets. The points of sale are Dirty Old Shop, Rockmark and Aquarius in Zagreb, Dallas Music Shop in Rijeka, and all Eventim and Entrio points of sale.