Killswitch Engage, Every Time I Die, Protest the Hero, Gideon and about a hundred more metal bands have been added to the 14th New England Metal and Hardcore Festival 2012. Check out the full event lineup and a teaser video here.
Killswitch Engage, alongside The Black Dahlia Murder, have been confirmed as the headliners of the three day festival, running from Friday, April 20th through Sunday, April 22nd.
Killswitch Engage recently welcomed back original vocalist Jesse Leach, and are still working on the follow-up to their 2009 self-titled album.
The lineup for for Friday April 20th includes THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, The Acacia Strain, Oceano, All Shall Perish, Nile, Skeletonwitch, Lionheart, Fleshgod Apocalypse, First Blood, Molotov Solution, The Contortionist, Reign Supreme, Conducting From The Grave, Fit For An Autopsy, Incendiary, Palehorse, Hour Of Penance, Legion and Relentless.
On Saturday April 21st we have a very special headliner that we will be announcing on January 2nd. The other bands we can confirm for Saturday are Overkill, iwrestledabearonce, Protest the Hero, Periphery, Bane, Shipwreck, Cruel Hand, Aborted, Blackguard, The Mongoloids, Belgardor, System Divide, Naysayer, The Greenery, Diamond Plate, Rotting Out, Expire, Elitist, Trump The Harlot, Manners and Malefice
Bands scheduled for Sunday April 22nd are KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, Every Time I Die, Vanna, For Today, Chelsea Grin, Sleeping Giant, Stick To Your Guns, Attila, On Broken Wings, Mychildren Mybride, For The Fallen Dreams, Texas In July, Upon A Burning Body, Volumes, Like Moths To Flames, Hundredth, No Bragging Rights, Counterparts and Gideon