Uprising (27 May) announces Main Headliner



Leicesters all day Metal extravaganza just went up a notch with the announcement that Black Metal titans Primordial will headline the Saturday evening. As well as this dark invasion from across the Irish Sea, British Black Metallers Eastern Front will also be gracing the De Montfort stage on the Saturday.

One further band was announced today and that was the Barb Wire Dolls. Hailing from Greece, the quintet are a popular festival attraction throughout Europe with their high octane garage punk style of rock and roll.

All this is on top of the already announced bands such as Onslaught and Lawnmower Deth, all of which take place over three stages at the iconic De Monfort Hall in Leicester.

As if all that wasn’t enough, the day begins with 5 local bands battling it out in the final of the Leicester M2TM to land a spot at Bloodstock Festival. In fact, 2 bands, Conjurer and Garganjua, both got chosen last year so who knows!!

Although Saturday is the main focus of the weekend there is a Night Before, and an Aftermath gig, both of which will be held at the popular Firebug venue in the City centre.

Early bird tickets are still available for what is shaping up to be a great Bank Holiday weekend. but only till the 10th Feb. So head on over to the website where you can read all about the the latest additions, and details on everything that will be going on over the three days.