The distant sound of guitars shredding into piles of wood and metal. The show will run from Thursday, April 17, through Saturday, April Personally, I think this is a great decision because it means I can rock hard, throw a few or more back and not have work the next day. A free day to recover from three days and nights of madness?
Scott shares his thoughts on show promotion, putting together lineups, hippies and whether or not he possibly, maybe, may have liked the NEMHF merch this year. It was another sell out this year, so how else besides financially would you measure success compared to previous years? Metalfest keeps getting better and better. I also think we had a fine blend of metal and hardcore bands. Did you try any new things in designing the fest this year? New set ups, activities, etc? This year we brought back the 3rd stage at Chasers Lounge, and that went over very well.
This time, from April 19th to 21st, they are celebrating their 15th year with a truly special lineup that combines some of the touring lineups like Metal Alliance, Paganfest and others, along with bands that are playing it as a one-off gig. Scott talks about the history of the fest, the challenges he has faced, the lineups and other things. You started out way back in , the number of bands has gone up by a lot, and everything has just gone bigger. People just kept coming from farther away. People wanted to start getting involved.
Posted by Robert Pasbani on January 8, at am. But that Spring tradition is in danger of being over. Lambgoat began to speculate the festival might not be happening this year, because by this time we at least have dates and a headliner announced. For last year's fest, the dates were announced the prior November, with the first round of bands announced in December.