Québec gears up for HEAVY MONTRÉAL 2019
HEAVY MONTRÉAL music festival presented by Black Label (formerly Heavy MTL) is the North American destination of choice for hard rock and heavy metal music lovers. Since the first edition in 2008, HEAVY MONTRÉAL has welcomed nearly 300 000 fans and was able to present bands such as Metallica, Faith No More, Iron Maiden, Mötley Crüe, Slayer, Slipknot, Anthrax, System of a Down, Mastodon, Kiss, Alice Cooper, Megadeth, Avenged Sevenfold, Rob Zombie and many more to Montreal.
Taking place at Parc Jean-Drapeau on July 27th – 28th Heavy Montreal 2019 will see SLAYER headlining their FINAL PERFORMANCE in the province of Quebec. We are beyond excited to witness them perform what will inevitably be remembered as the show of a lifetime!
GHOST will be closing the show on the other night, treating fans to their only festival performance in North America this summer. If you haven’t seen them live before, get ready for one hell of a show!
Not bad at all, but who else will be taking part this year? GODSMACK is coming back to deliver a set of their explosive hard rock classics. EVANESCENCE will perform at Heavy for the first time, led by iconic front-woman Amy Lee. SLASH Featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators are playing, what will be their first-ever performance at the festival, ANTHRAX will be back to give 2 of the BIG FOUR, STEEL PANTHER is returning for what promises to be a hilarious set, and wild performances are sure to be in store from IN THIS MOMENT and KILLSWITCH ENGAGE!
The first ever Heavy Montreal performance of CLUTCH. DESPISED ICON perform an Anniversary Set celebrating 10 years of their album Day of Mourning -MUNICIPAL WASTE perform their classic album The Art of Partying -The return of Montreal favourites KATAKLYSM. The biggest production of HEAVY MANIA the festival has ever seen!
And that’s not all. How could you leave out the likes of ATREYU, QUIET RIOT, METAL CHURCH, DYING FETUS, ALL THAT REMAINS FU MANCHU, BEAST IN BLACK, CORROSION OF CONFORMITY, KNOCKED LOOSE, CANCER BATS, DEVIN TOWNSEND, who will be performing an acoustic set, STICK TO YOUR GUNS, TERROR, COUNTERPARTS, CATTLE DECAPITATION, CARNIFEX, THE FACELESS, FEVER 333, SKALMOLD, DEMOLITION HAMMER, RIVERS OF NIHIL, NEKROGOBLIN, LORNA SHORE, DOPETHRONE, 3TEETH, METALACHI, GALACTIC EMPIRE, HARM’S WAY, THE GREAT SABATINI, MOUNTAIN DUST, DIRTY HONEY, BRAND OF SACRIFICE and more!
As always, the festival weekend will be filled with amazing moments you don’t want to miss. Heavy Montreal 2019 promises to be a weekend to remember!
HEAVY MONTRÉAL is produced by evenko.
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