Cruel Hand, amongst many other bands, were announced today that they'll be playing the 13th annual New England Metal & Hardcore festival in Worcester, MA this Spring! See you there...
Official press release:
Joining the already-stacked lineup will be Our Last Night, Blood for Blood, Terror, Winds of Plague and Times of Grace (featuring members Killswitch Engage).
The event will feature two stages, with the Main Stage presented by Ibanez/Tama and the Second Stage sponsored by Artery Recordings. The first night of the festival will focus on up-and-coming bands, while the following nights will feature nationally-known acts from around the globe.
The lineup for Thursday is: Attack Attack!, Vanna, MyChildren MyBride, Our Last Night, Stray from the Path, Arsonist Get All The Girls, A Bullet For Pretty Boy, Lions Lions, Armor For The Broken, This Or the Apocalypse, I, the Breather, Across The Sun, Too Late The Hero, Attila, A Plea For Purging, Dr. Acula, The Crimson Armada, Legacy, Counterparts, Legion, An Early Ending, Vemia, and Capitals.
Bands scheduled for Friday are: Biohazard, Blood for Blood, Bury Your Dead, Terror, Winds of Plague, Cruel Hand, Your Demise, Thy Will Be Done, This Is Hell, The Carrier, Suffokate, Born Low, Murder Death Kill, Stick To Your Guns, Trapped Under Ice, Lionheart, Shai Hulud, Close Your Eyes, Legend, Monsters, The World We Knew, The Great Commission, The Greenery, Hundredth, King Conquer, and Betrayal.
Saturday’s lineup is: Hatebreed, Between the Buried and Me, Oceano, Carnifex, Born of Osiris, Job For A Cowboy, Times Of Grace, The Ocean, Dying Fetus, Skeletonwitch, Lazarus A.D., Beneath The Massacre, The Tony Danza Tap Dance Extravaganza, 3 Inches Of Blood, Within the Ruins, The Contortionist, Volumes, Molotov Solution, Nails, Hung, Sons of Aurelius, A Life Once Lost, Confrontation, Last Chance To Reason, Burning the Masses, Cephalic Carnage, Revocation, Structures, Withered, and Wretched.
Monster Energy is the official energy drink of the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival 13. All In Merch is the official merchandise company and Hails & Horns is the official magazine.
The event will take place at its longtime home, the Palladium in Worcester, Mass. Doors open at 1 p.m. on Thursday and the festival will run from 1 to 10:45 p.m. Doors open at noon on Friday and Saturday, with the shows running from noon to 12:45 a.m. It is an ALL AGES FESTIVAL.
Tickets for Thursday cost $25. Friday and Saturday individual day tickets cost $35. A 3-day ticket costs $89 with a discounted rate of $69 if purchased before February 15. All tickets are on sale now at FYE Stores, online at tickets.com or (800) 477-6849.