New England Metal And Hardcore Fest Lineup Grows

The Red Chord

More bands have been added to the lineup for this year’s New England Metal and Hardcore Festival. Most notably, the organizers have enlisted the reunited Red Chord to play the Palladium this coming April. The fest is set for April 17 through April 19. Also joining the bill are Suburban Scum and Lorna Shore. The […]

Black N’ Blue Bowl Bolsters Lineup

Sick Of It All

The lineup for the Black N’ Blue Bowl continues to expand like my waistline. The 2015 installment, set for Webster Hall in New York May 16 and May 17, already had some big names to get asses through the door. But the latest additions include native New Yorkers Sick Of It All, which will certainly […]

All Out War, Xibalba Book Shows


That’s right, kids. All Out War, Xibalba, Rude Awakening and The Banner will be heading out on a mini-trek that is allegedly booked for February. Here’s the three dates that have been revealed thus far. I’m not sure at this point if more will be announced, but we will keep you posted. 2/20: Amityville, NY […]

Lineup For This Is Hardcore Fest 2014 Announced

Killswitch Engage

The lineup has been announced for This Is Hardcore Fest 2014, set to take place July 24 through July 27 at the Electric Factory in Philadelphia. Of note is the fact that Turmoil, Downset, Mushmouth, All Else Failed, and Fury of Five are playing the event. I may need to go to this. Tickets go […]

Terror, Goatwhore Added To New England Metal & Hardcore Festival

"Hey cookie, I dropped my pencil"

They might as well just release the entire lineup already. It’s not like the bill doesn’t already fucking rule. You think adding Terror’s going to get some kid to go, “Wait one hot fucking second! I wasn’t sold until this Terror announcement. Fuck it, I’ll go.” At this point, people are either going or not […]

Beatdown Fest Announced

Alpha & Omega

And the lineup’s meh. I’m just being honest. There is no reason for me to trek my chubby ass up to fucking Rochester for this lot! I kid. The bill is mostly crap, but there are some golden nuggets of awesome. Like Reign Supreme. Vehement Serenade, too. Beatdown Fest 2013 will take place on May […]

Two More Bands Added To New England Metal & Hardcore Fest

Job For A Cowboy

Oh yes, folks. The New England Metal and Hardcore Festival keeps growing. Like that thing in your shorts. Keep taking those vitamins, and it’ll be a full three inches…from the GROUND! Job For A Cowboy and D.R.I. were both added to this year’s Metalfest bill. Metalfest goes down at The Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts, on […]

Dillinger Escape Plan, Allegaeon Tapped For New England Metal & Hardcore Festival

Dillinger Escape Plan

Yup. One of the best metal festival’s in the U.S. of fucking A goes down each spring in Worcester, Massachusetts. The annual New England Metal and Hardcore Festival XV revealed today that a bunch of bands have been added to the already impressive bill. Which bands? How about Allegaeon, Alpha & Omega, Born Low, MurderDeathKill […]