25 Ans du Métal Québécois Festival Details Announced

25 Ans du Métal Québécois Festival Details Announced
Everyone knows Quebec is where Canada's metallic heart is (in case you didn't know, then read this). Well, Rockatak Productions has announced it will present a three-day festival celebrating the 25th Anniversary of metal made in Quebec. According to the promoters, "this historic event will feature a dozen bands, including eight which are reuniting specifically for this occasion." The Montreal-based festival kicks off on August 31 at Club Soda, and will run until September 2.

Tickets for the festival can be purchased from Club Soda, Ticketpro and Profusion, which will also be selling limited three-day passes $50.

Here is a list of the line-up:

Friday, August 31 - Bands from 1990s
O B L I V E O N
N E C R O T I C M U T A T I O N
D E M E N C E
A G O N Y
Plus Air Guitar competition

Saturday, September 1 - Bands from 1980s
D E A D B R A I N C E L L S
S O O T H S A Y E R
D A M N A T I O N
T H E A F F E C T E D
Plus induction of Piggy (former Voivod) to the Quebec Metal Hall of Fame

Sunday, September 2 - Bands from 2007
N E G A T I V A
B R I E F R E S P I T E
E M P A T H Y D E N I E D
D E S C E N D I N T O N O T H I N G N E S S