Now in its fifth incarnation the first eight bands to appear this year installment have been confirmed.
The annual celebration of all that is best about the extreme metal scene on the island of Ireland – and beyond – takes place in Letterbreen, County Fermanagh, on Saturday August 1.
The first eight bands announced for the main PlanetMosh Stage are:
- Dublin grindcore merchants Abaddon Incarnate (https://www.facebook.com/abaddonincarnate),
- UK black metallers Aklash (https://www.facebook.com/aklashmusic),
- Belfast metal crew, and Bloodstock Metal 2 The Masses semi-finalists, Altus (https://www.facebook.com/AltusBelfast),
- Lisnaskea alt-metallers Attack The Day(https://www.facebook.com/pages/Attack-The-Day/164901066967572),
- Limavady hardcord protagonists Axecatcher (https://www.facebook.com/Axecatcher),
- Dublin death metal gurus Guttrench (https://www.facebook.com/GuttrenchBDM),
- Dublin punks Job Seekers (https://www.facebook.com/jobseekers.eire), and
- Drogheda crusties Okus (https://www.facebook.com/Okusband).
A special return bus service will also operate from Belfast to Letterbreen, via Portadown. Again, details will be announced in the near future.
In the meantime, you can keep abreast of developments via the Monsters Of Rot V Facebook page, https://www.facebook.com/events/663751490413618/.