New England Metal and Hardcore Festival

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Country and Region United StatesMassachusetts
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Worcester, Massachusetts USA
Festival Contact Information


Festival Description

Since 1982 the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival takes place each April featuring a program of metal and hardcore bands at the Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Festival Dates April 19 - 21, 2013
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2013:
  • Anthrax
  • Hatebreed
  • Opeth
  • Suicidal Tendencies
  • After The Burial
  • Alpha & Omega
  • Antagonist AD
  • Ark Of The Covenant
  • Black Breath
  • Born Of Osiris
  • The Contortionist
  • Dead By Wednesday
  • Death Before Dishonor
  • Ensiferum
  • Erra
  • Exodus
  • Expire
  • Fit For An Autopsy
  • Heidevolk
  • Hellsot
  • Holy Grail
  • I Declare War
  • Incendiary
  • Katatonia
  • Legion
  • The Mongoloids
  • Mother Of Mercy
  • Municipal Waste
  • No Mercy
  • Power Trip
  • Rude Awakening
  • Saving Grace
  • Shadows Fall
  • Suburban Scum
  • Those Who Fear
  • Trap Them
  • Trollfest
  • Twitching Tongues
  • Tyr
  • Xibalba


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Practical Info:

  • The Palladium
    261 Main Street
    Worcester, Massachusetts
  • $65 two-day pass
  • $35 single-day ticket
  • Available at Strawberries and FYE stores, and online at
  • To order by phone
    (800) 477-6849 toll free in USA


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