HEAVY MONTRÉAL 2019 - Black Label HEAVY Stage Saturday 27 July
INTRODUCING THE BANDS
This Los Angeles trio lock and load gnashing guitars, guttural beats, and brazenly bold bars and then pull the trigger on a hard-hitting hybrid of hip-hop, punk, and activism. FEVER 333 open up the Black Label HEAVY Stage on Saturday 27th July at 1:30pm - 2:00pm
For over a quarter century the monumental vessel of KATAKLYSM has over whelmed the world with immense, powerful, death metal. Part of what has kept Kataklysm not just surviving, but thriving for such a long period of time, is their incredible ability to explore the darkest chasms and most intricate paths of fleshly nature through music. They play 2:40pm - 3:25pm.
Beartooth began as an emotional exorcism. Conceived, constructed, and unleashed by one man in a basement studio. Now, even as the band has grown to become a headlining festival act; cracked Billboard’s Top 25; lit up SiriusXM radio; and were crowned Breakthrough Band at both the Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards and Loudwire Music Awards, Beartooth’s music and message remain intensely personal. Catch them on stage from 4:05pm - 4:50pm.
No matter the climate, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE makes trend-resistant, timeless heavy music that feeds the soul, touches the heart, and strengthens the mind. Their anthems and live staples like “My Last Serenade,” “My Curse,” and “In Due Time,” have the staying power that appeals to all generations of rock and metal fans worldwide, along with a message that serves to unite, enlighten, and entertain. The hit the stage at 5:35pm - 6:25pm.
Boston Rock legends GODSMACK are on tour supporting their new release ‘When Legends Rise’. According to Greek mythology, the phoenix absorbs new life through rising from the ashes of its predecessor. By the same token, we tear down the relics of the past in order to make way for the innovations of the future. As every rebirth requires reinvention, GODSMACK continue a similar cycle on their seventh full-length. Playing the Black Label HEAVY Stage at 7:15pm - 8:25pm.
Swedish Grammy Award-winning rock band GHOST headline Saturday night at HEAVY MONTRÉAL 2019. The band’s current album, Prequelle, delves into Europe’s 14th century Black Plague and debuted at #3 on Billboard’s Top 200. Its first single, “Rats” held the #1 position at Rock Radio for a record-setting nine consecutive weeks. “Dance Macabre,” the band’s second and current single is currently #7 on the Rock Charts and heading up. For track’s companion music video Ghost reaches into its past to present an erotic and romantic chapter to the band’s elaborate storyline. They close out Saturday night at 9:30pm - 10:45pm.