One of the biggest punk/alternative/indie festival series in the US just announced its first wave of bands for its first location.
Riot Fest 2014 in Toronto will feature Rise Against, Billy Talent, Social Distortion, Brand New, Dropkick Murphys, Taking Back Sunday, Alkaline Trio, Buzzcocks (!!), New Found Glory, and a lot more! Check out more bands in the full poster below.
Riot Fest & Expo Toronto will take place September 6-7, 2014 at Downsview Park. Tickets go on sale Saturday (May 10th), and can be found here. Initial lineup announcements for the Chicago (Sept. 12-14) and Denver (Sept. 19-21) dates are expected soon.