Minutes ago the organizers of Maryland Deathfest XIII announced the third and final round of confirmed bands for next year’s event (whose names have now been added to the flyer you see above). Without further ado, here’s the list, as copied from MDF’s Facebook page:
AGORAPHOBIC NOSEBLEED – First ever live performance!
AMORPHIS (Finland) – Playing the ‘Tales from the Thousand Lakes’ album in its entirety. Exclusive US appearance!
BEVAR SEA (India)
BLOODBATH (Sweden) – First time in the US and first live performance in 5 years! Exclusive US appearance!
CEPHALIC CARNAGE – Playing songs from the first 3 albums!
CHAINSAW TO THE FACE
CONAN (UK) – Exclusive US appearance!
ENTRAILS MASSACRE (Germany)
FLAGITIOUS IDIOSYNCRASY IN THE DILAPIDATION (Japan)
FULL OF HELL
GRIN AND BEAR IT
INVERLOCH (Australia) – Playing a diSEMBOWELMENT set! Exclusive US appearance!
RAZOR (Canada) – First time in the US since 1992! Exclusive US appearance!
Below, we’re also pasting the balance of today’s MDF announcement:
Take note that we will also have a Thursday show at Ottobar (located at 2549 N Howard St), which will feature some of the death metal bands from the list of confirmed bands above. Another band or two will be added to this show at a later date.
We’ve noted below where each band is playing. The day-by-day list of bands for Edison Lot, Soundstage, and Rams Head between Friday-Sunday will be posted by the end of August. All ticket options will go on sale on Friday, September 5th at 3 PM (EST)
Also, we have collaborated with Relapse Records and have arranged for some special appearances & performances to celebrate as part of their year long 25th anniversary. Special sets will take place, including the first ever live performance of Agoraphobic Nosebleed, the first ever North American appearance of Inverloch (members of diSEMBOWELMENT playing songs from their classic records), and Amorphis performing a special set of the entire classic Tales From the Thousand Lakes album.
Thursday, May 21st @ Rams Head Live:
Thursday, May 21st @ Ottobar:
Friday – Sunday @ Edison Lot:
Inverloch (playing a diSEMBOWELMENT set)
Twilight of the Gods
Friday – Sunday @ Rams Head Live:
Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult
Dragged into Sunlight
Friday – Sunday @ Soundstage:
Chainsaw to the Face
Full of Hell
Grin and Bear it