One band cancels Bloodstock and Sonisphere as another is confirmed for Bloodstock.

As reported on Metal Hammer, the new Fear Factory with Dino back and Raymond and Christian out have cancelled their European shows for this summer, including their scheduled UK appearances at Sonisphere and Bloodstock.

Meanwhile, as also reported on Metal Hammer, Swedish veterans Entombed have been confirmed for Bloodstock. Sonisphere doesn’t yet have a replacement lined up.

Unfortunately there is no sign of Europe cancelling their headlining appearance at Bloodstock.