Bloodstock 2022: Introducing – Pariah

Bloodstock 2022: Introducing - Pariah

As Bloodstock gets closer, we delve deep into the line up to find out more about some of the bands playing the New Blood and Jägermeister stages at this years event.

Today we chat with Pariah!

The Razor's Edge: Please introduce yourself and your band mates.


Alex Newsome (guitar/vocals)
Luke Falkingham (guitar)
Steve Diggle (bass)
Tom Lawrence (drums)

The Razor's Edge: How would you describe your style of metal?

Pariah: The speed of thrash with added groove, hard-core and melody.

The Razor's Edge: How did you land your spot on the Bloodstock bill?

Pariah: Metal 2 the Masses Leeds winners.

The Razor's Edge: How tough was the competition this year?

Pariah: It was pretty tough, we had no idea we would get as far as we did, there were some top class bands competing.

Bloodstock 2022: Introducing – Pariah

The Razor's Edge: What does playing at Bloodstock mean to you?

Pariah: It's massive to us, we have been going to Bloodstock as fans for years so to play on one of the stages we have seen countless bands on is incredible.

The Razor's Edge: For people who’ve never seen you live, what can they expect at Bloodstock?

Pariah: High energy, fast riffs with big breakdowns.

The Razor's Edge: What day are you performing?

Pariah: Friday.

The Razor's Edge: What other bands are you looking forward to watching at Bloodstock this year?

Pariah: Lorna Shore, Jinjer, Dark Funeral and Lamb of God to only name a few, the lineup is too good to just name a few.

The Razor's Edge: Playing the New Blood Stage is just the first stepping stone in a bands journey. What’s next in your plans for world domination?

Pariah: Recording and releasing new music, we have been working for a long time on a lot of new material we are releasing in the very near future.

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