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Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Thu Feb 06, 2020 11:22 am
by gavdann
jwh20 wrote:I feel like I am up to date on death metal and I haven't even heard of 8 of the 20 bands announced.

Probably the same ones as me then. I've never heard of
Avslut
Craft
Infest
Interment
Kjeld
Liquid Shit
Malthusian
Scordatura

The price of tickets for this and that Cosmic Void one are far too high. I'd rather pay £20 for a band or two I really want to see plus a couple of unknown supports, than cough up £100 and run the risk of the big name headliner pulling out a week before the show. There's no money back for a festival no-show unless the event itself is cancelled.

Also if Eradication can pack a solid two day bill for £30, I don't see how this lineup is that much better.

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Thu Feb 06, 2020 1:23 pm
by Ghost
Come on everyone's heard of Liquid Shit. They had a number 2 in the charts.....boom boom.

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Thu Feb 06, 2020 2:33 pm
by gavdann
Ghost wrote:Come on everyone's heard of Liquid Shit. They had a number 2 in the charts.....boom boom.

Clearly you're talking out of your arse.

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Fri Feb 07, 2020 12:34 am
by houston4044
Ghost wrote:
houston4044 wrote:
bloodfiend wrote:Even better, will be able to get on the barrier with no problem if others will be elsewhere :lol:


Be a shame to have it fold after the first year though.


Most of the best fests I've been to have been poorly attended; the lack of people mean I get space, can move around easily, not worry about getting in or getting a good view, get to meet the bands and there are no queues :lol: Don't want it to fold but if it's poorly attended it won't be the worst thing for me :eyes:

Autopsy being added just bumped this up a few notches for me :D

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Fri Feb 28, 2020 6:31 pm
by Ghost
That Hellhammer Triumph of Death thingy is the Sunday headliner.

Other bands announced:
Barshasketh
Benediction
Creative Waste
Damim
Decrepid
Deitus
Die Choking
Entrails
LIK
Meat Spreader
Necrosy
Thanatos
Vacivus
Wolfbrigade

Line up now complete. I'll be well happy if I get to see Entrails.

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Sat Feb 29, 2020 11:02 am
by houston4044
I'm sold, the line up looks great to me and I haven't even listened to all the bands yet :D

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Sat Feb 29, 2020 11:38 am
by Ghost
houston4044 wrote:I'm sold, the line up looks great to me and I haven't even listened to all the bands yet :D


I know you like a bit of Lik like me. :lol:

Entrails, Lik and wolfsbrigade are excellent addictions and I haven't seen any of them before. This fest has actually booked bands that don't play over here much if at all, unlike other fests.

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Mon Mar 02, 2020 9:54 am
by houston4044
More bands I like than dislike so should have a decent weekend :D

Between this and Incineration I'll be able to tick off quite a few boxes :lol:

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Mon Mar 02, 2020 10:15 am
by Ghost
houston4044 wrote:More bands I like than dislike so should have a decent weekend :D

Between this and Incineration I'll be able to tick off quite a few boxes :lol:


Are you going to travel in each day or staying somewhere? Think I'll just get a day ticket (nearer the time because of coronavirus) because I can't be arsed to travel both days.

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Mon Mar 02, 2020 11:29 am
by houston4044
Ghost wrote:
houston4044 wrote:More bands I like than dislike so should have a decent weekend :D

Between this and Incineration I'll be able to tick off quite a few boxes :lol:


Are you going to travel in each day or staying somewhere? Think I'll just get a day ticket (nearer the time because of coronavirus) because I can't be arsed to travel both days.


Got a free cancellation hotel nearby so I can decide nearer the time :lol:
If you're that worried then I would suggest cutting down on the travel, that'll be the biggest hotspot as it's in a confined area.

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Mon Mar 02, 2020 11:43 am
by Ghost
houston4044 wrote:If you're that worried then I would suggest cutting down on the travel, that'll be the biggest hotspot as it's in a confined area.


I'm not that worried because the chances are so small. Saying that I do have a young child, a wife with bad asthma and live with elderly relatives so getting it would be f**king awful. I just feel like events may get cancelled.

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Fri May 01, 2020 9:18 am
by Ghost
Moved to next year with same line up. August 21st-22nd 2021.

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Fri May 01, 2020 4:39 pm
by Jay1993
Shame but inevitable. Gonna hold on to my ticket until next year. :yes: The plus side of all these postponements is that I'll basically have no tickets to pay out for next year! :lol:

Re: UK Death Fest

Posted: Fri May 01, 2020 5:57 pm
by Ghost
Jay1993 wrote:Shame but inevitable. Gonna hold on to my ticket until next year. :yes: The plus side of all these postponements is that I'll basically have no tickets to pay out for next year! :lol:


Yeah if people are lucky enough to still be in their jobs then this lockdown is like being forced to save money. :lol: