Category Archives: Festivals

BTBAM, Whitechapel among first bands announced for Texas Independence Fest

Posted by on January 23, 2015

The first round of bands announced for the 2015 Texas Independence Fest was announced today, and from the looks of it, it’s already turning out to be an impressive bill. The two bands at the top of the billing are modern progressive metal kings Between The Buried and Me and deathcore champions Whitechapel. One of […]

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Faith No More to play at Heavy Montreal

Posted by on January 22, 2015

There are a lot of people that are counting down the days until April, which is when Faith No More will be releasing their long-awaited new album, their first in 18 years. While you’d expect that the band will be touring in support of the new album, so far, the only dates they’ve announced so […]

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Slayer, Anthrax, Periphery playing Rocklahoma

Posted by on January 20, 2015

The lineup for Rocklahoma, taking place over Memorial Day weekend in Pryor, OK, has been announced, and there are a LOT of bands playing Linkin Park, Tesla, Godsmack and Slayer are among the headliners of the festival, taking place May 22-24. and while there are quite a few smaller and developing acts playing, metal fans […]

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Interview: Scott Lee continues to power New England Metal and Hardcore Fest

Posted by on January 19, 2015

For the seventeenth consecutive year, metal fans in the Northeast will be making a pilgrimage to the Palladium in Worcester, MA for the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival on April 17-19. Like previous years, the festival caters to fans of just about every genre of metal. Want classic thrash? Exodus and Testament will be […]

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Sonisphere Festival cancelled in the UK

Posted by on January 17, 2015

Organizers of the UK’s Sonisphere Festival to take place in Knebsworth Park, England have come forward and stated that this year’s festival has been cancelled in the United Kingdom. The organizers have cancelled the festival because they felt they were unable to book a lineup that they believed was “good enough.” Their announcement came via […]

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