March 13
OK Hotel
Snakefarm Records

March 20

Relapse Records

April 3


April 17
On The Widows Walk

Snakefarm Records

April 24

Stickman Records

April 24

Fearless Records

May 15
Palace For The Insane

Candlelight Records

May 15
Prehensile Tales


May 22
Rise Radiant


June 19
III: Absolution

Candlelight Records

June 26
The Abscence Of Presence


The 45th edition of the SJOCK Festival takes place July 10-11-12, 2020, a few miles outside of the town of Gierle (Lille), close to Antwerp, Belgium.

Around since 1976 (!!) the festival has grown in size so that it’s 45th edition in 2020 is now 3 days and features around 45 artists on 3 stages (the mainstage, the Titty Twister and the Bang Bang stage). Every year the festival draws an international crowd of rock ‘n’ roll, punkrock, garage, rock, rockabilly, folk, country and surf music fans.

Everything you want to know about the SJOCK Festival can be found on their website HERE. Information on how to get tickets, location, how to get there, stay there, parking, campsite, hotels), press accreditation, festival rules or how to receive their newsletter.

Petting Zoo Propaganda works with these record labels, artists and festival:

EU promo for Ghost, Killing Joke, Zakk Wylde, Black Label Society, Mark Morton, The Damned, Black Veil Brides, Airbourne, Atreyu, Hell or Highwater, While She Sleeps, Employed To Serve, Seether, BRKN LOVE, Jaz Coleman, Sleep Token, Refused, Saint Asonia, Shvpes, Dragonlord, Hangman’s Chair, Nonpoint, The Browning, Bullet For My Valentine, Anti-Flag, Shining (NO), Godsmack, 36 Crazyfists, Royal Thunder, Electric Wizard, Spiders, Andy Black, Switchfoot, Venom, Steve N Seagulls, Toothgrinder, Black Foxxes, He Is Legend, Puppy and Stone Broken.


European promo (ex NL and Belgium) for the 45th edition of the Sjock festival in Belgium.


EU promo for Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown, Hogjaw and Broken Witt Rebels.


Benelux promo for Dream Theater, VUUR, Devin Townsend, Kayak, Riverside, Sons Of Apollo, Kansas, Kino, Fates Warning, PFM, Long Distance Calling, Psychotic Waltz, Steve Hackett, Neal Morse, Lonely Robot, Spock’s Beard, Leprous, Haken, Transatlantic, Pain Of Salvation, The Mute Gods, Frost*, Kaipa, James LaBrie, Port Noir, Tim Bowness, The Flower Kings, The Tangent, Beardfish, Nad Sylvan, Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso, Perfect Beings, Rise Twain, …And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead, Charlie Barnes, 65daysofstatic and Toundra.


Benelux promo for Elder


EU promo for I Prevail, Plain White T’s. Underøath, Oceans Ate Alaska, August Burns Red, Ice Nine Kills, Starset, Milestones, The Color Morale, The Word Alive, Volumes, Set It Off, IDKhow, Parting Gift, As It Is, Pierce The Veil, Real Friends, Sworn In, Movements, Wage War, Eat Your Heart Out and The Plot In You.


EU promo for Obituary, YOB, Torche, Myrkur, Zeke, S U R V I V E, ASG, Pig Destroyer, Nothing, Red Fang, Dying Fetus, Inter Arma, Monolord, Gatecreeper, Author & Punisher, Zombi, Haemorrhage, Wrong, Devourment, Cherubs, Psywarfare, Ceremony, Cough, Gruesome, Exhumed, Iron Reagan, True Widow, Steve Moore, Windhand, Skinless, Pinkish Black, Ringworm, Agoraphobic Nosebleed, Ex Eye, Integrity, Haemorrhage, Cripple Bastards, Genocide Pact, Poison Blood, Raspberry Bulbs, Iron Monkey, Miracle, Trappist, Mammoth Grinder, Full Of Hell, Outer Heaven and Devil Master.


EU promo for Emperor, Ihsahn, Winterfylleth, Shrapnel, Shores Of Null, Coltsblood, Ancient Ascendant, Shade Empire, Limbonic Art, Diablo Swing Orchestra, Sigh, Vision Of Disorder, Blasphemer, From Beyond, Witchsorrow, Voices


EU promo (in the Benelux, Spain, Portugal, Czech Republic, Poland and Greece) for Baroness.


Petting Zoo Propaganda offers EU-wide promotional services to record labels, artists and festivals. These services include PR and marketing for new releases, artists on tour, festivals and events etc. in all media – print, online, radio, TV and socials.

We started in Berlin (DE) in 1998, and via offices in Hannover (DE) and Eindhoven (NL), we’ve been working out of Tilburg (NL) now for many years.

What we do:

– Benelux album and tour promotion for InsideOut Music and Superball Music

– Benelux album and tour promotion for Elder (Stickman Records)

– EU-wide album and tour promotion for Relapse Records

– EU-wide album and tour promotion for artists on Spinefarm Records, Candlelight Records, Fearless Records and Snakefarm Records in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxemburg, Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Austria, Poland, Czech Republic, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia and Slovenia

– EU-wide interview and tour press coordination for artists on Spinefarm Records, Candlelight Records and Snakefarm Records
(All the above countries and including Germany, France, Italy, UK and Finland)

– Worldwide interview coordination for selected albums/artists on Spinefarm Records and Candlelight Records
(including USA, South America, Australia and Japan)

– Benelux, Spain, Portugal, Greece, Poland, Czech Republic, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia and Slovenia promotion for Baroness (Abraxan Hymns)

– European press promotion for the 45th edition of the Sjock Festival in Belgium (ex-Benelux promotion)

The Petting Zoo has worked for/with these companies (selection):

…and for these bands (selection):

KISS, Motörhead †, Mastodon, Lamb Of God, Slipknot, Ayreon, Peter Frampton, Saxon, The Dillinger Escape Plan †, Porcupine Tree, Within Temptation, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Monster Magnet, Enslaved, Whitesnake, Heaven & Hell †, Wardruna, Valient Thorr, Henry Rollins, Satyricon, Machine Head, Type O Negative †, Life Of Agony, Skinny Puppy, Judas Priest, Eric Burdon, Willie Nelson, Kreator, Megadeth, Sepultura, Rose Tattoo, Ronnie James Dio †, Savatage, Amon Amarth, Anvil, Evergrey, Iced Earth, Nashville Pussy, Alice Cooper, Moonspell, Kamelot, Unleashed, Gluecifer, Doro, Calvin Russell †, Saga, Fu Manchu and Opeth

Contact: Petting Zoo Propaganda | Frank van Liempd | P.O. Box 10016 | 5000 JA Tilburg | The Netherlands
Phone: +31 6 24364266 | Email: click here

Please note: we only send music to existing media (print, online, radio etc.) in Europe.
When applying for promo material, always send us a link and info about the media you work for.

All labels we work with use digital promotion, we use Promo Jukebox to send new music to media.

All digital advance music is watermarked and traceable in case of abuse/leaking.

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