Damnation Festival 2016 Promises Greatness With Electric Wizard, Enslaved, Abbath And More


Although all metalheads seem to love Halloween, I’m sure our friends in the UK and beyond can’t wait for next weekend to get here. That’s because┬áDamnation Festival 2016 s is coming next Saturday November 5th to Leeds University Union, and it’s sure to be a banger. Get prepared with our preview:

Electric Wizard, by Jessica Lotti Photography

Electric Wizard, by Jessica Lotti Photography

In addition to exclusive sets from Electric Wizard, Cult of Luna and Julie Christmas performing all of Mariner, the kvlt masters Abbath and the vaunted 25th anniversary set by Enslaved; Damnation promises to be a blitz on the senses and a dream come true for every heavy music fan. Doom, death metal, and the avant-garde of extreme music collide in this annual celebration put together by director Gavin McInally and many other hard-working folks.

Enslaved, by Susanne A. Maathuis Photography

Enslaved, by Susanne A. Maathuis Photography

The jam-packed schedule includes the final performance of Hang The Bastard, up and comers such as Venom Prison, The Infernal Sea, Darkher, and Employed To Serve; the powerful return of Akercoke, and other can’t miss gems such as Ne Oblivscaris, Black Tusk, Ufomammut, Dread Sovereign and more.

The Infernal Sea (7)

The Infernal Sea, by Rich Price Photography


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