Stuart Officially Joins Aonia!

We’re absolutely thrilled that Stuart Gibson (Soul Shredder, Ultimate Leppard) has 💥officially💥 joined the Aonia Family on lead guitar.  Stuart has been playing live with Aonia since August of last year and we are excited to write new material for Album #2 with him! 🎶🤘 Welcome (officially), Stuart! 😁🤘 📷by A2K Photography

AoniaFest IV Applications Now Open!

We’re thrilled to be planning AoniaFest IV – 10/10/20 at Corporation, Sheffield! If you’d like to play, just follow this link: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/JJWSPH6 – complete the survey and we’ll be in touch. Bands will be sent tickets and will keep £5 from each ticket they sell.  Upon submission of the form, you should receive an email confirming receipt …

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James Leaves Aonia

We have happy-sad news today in the Aonia Family. The sad part first: our guitarist and founding member James (aka ‘Carrot’) has sadly taken the decision to leave the band. The happy part: he has decided to leave due to the incredible news that he is going to be a dad! James has been an …

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Aonia Support Blaze Bayley’s Tour of the Eagle Spirit

We are thrilled to be joining the incredible Blaze Bayley on 4 of his UK tour dates! 28/3/19 – Robin 2, Bilston. Ticket link: http://www.therobin.co.uk/basket.asp?add=5351&pr=12 30/3/19 – Corporation, Sheffield. Ticket link: https://www.corporation.org.uk/gig/2311/Blaze+Bayley+at+Corporation+on+30+March+2019 23/8/19 – Tivoli, Buckley. Ticket link: http://tivolivenue.com/product/blaze-bayley/ 24/8/19 – Eleven, Stoke. Ticket link: https://www.ents24.com/stoke-on-trent-events/eleven/blaze-bayley/1073911116 Blaze was kind enough to lend his voice to …

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AoniaFest III Line-Up Complete!

AoniaFest returns for its third instalment on the 5th of October, 2019 at the Corporation, Sheffield. Tickets are available from the Corporation’s website here: https://www.corporation.org.uk/gig/2353/Aonia+Fest+III+at+Corporation+on+5+October+2019 Doors will be at 2:30pm. Organisers Aonia are celebrating the anniversary of their debut album ‘The Seven’ – and so, the festival features SEVEN outstanding bands from across England and …

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AoniaFest III Application

Submissions for 2019 are now closed. Many thanks to the bands who have applied – we will be in touch by 15/2/19!

The 12 Days of Bloodstock Countdown!

As Bloodstock Festival draws ever nearer, we are giving our lovely Aonia Family the chance to win some cool freebies, along with some sneak peeks at our set, merch, and performance.   Please follow the Aonia Facebook page for these updates – and we’ll post them here as well, editing this post!   Sing with …

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AoniaFest II – 6th October 2018 – Headliner and Line-Up Information

Aonia is pleased to announce Miscreant as headliners for the second AoniaFest! They’ve received airplay and high praise from Kerrang! Radio and are hot off their recent success at UK Tech-Metal Fest. Also, their current single reached #3 in the iTunes Metal charts. They’re a live band worth checking out! Notts power rockers Skeleton Crew also join the …

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Aonia – Sheffield Metal to the Masses Winners – Bloodstock 2018

Now the dust has settled a bit – we want to say a MASSIVE thank to you to our Aonia family for helping us to achieve our dream of playing Bloodstock Festival.  The event currently covers the full weekend of the festival – when we have confirmation of our stage time, we will update the event …

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European Tour

We are thrilled to be joining our friends in Alwaid for our debut European tour!   We are playing four dates in France, Belgium, and The Netherlands.   We will be playing at: 30/5/18 – Bobble Cafe, Lille with Alwaid and Project 31/5/18 – The Rocking Bull, Antwerp with Alwaid + Support TBC 1/6/18 – …

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