VOIVOD, SHRINEBUILDER Among New Acts Confirmed For 2011 Roadburn Festival
November 10, 2010, 8 years ago
Organizers of the 2011 Roadburn Festival have announced that doom supergroup SHRINEBUILDER are confirmed for next year's event. Originally scheduled to perform at this years Roadburn festival in April 2010, Shrinebuilder ended up stuck in New York due to logistic complications arising from the volcanic eruption in Iceland. Shrinebuilder is now scheduled to play on Saturday, April 16 at the 013 venue, Tilburg, Holland.
Roadburn has also confirmed that legendary Canadian avant-metal quartet VOIVOD will be performing two separate shows at Roadburn 2011 (one at the Midi Theater on Friday, April 15th, and one in the 013 venue on Saturday, April 16th). The band have the core line-up of Away, Snake and Blacky, and guitarist Daniel Mongrain who has done an exceptional job filling in for the late, great Piggy. Both shows will be different, so that diehards can look forward to two full sets.
Vancouver riff-machine BLACK MOUNTAIN will headline this years Afterburner event on Sunday, April 17th, 013, Tilburg, Holland. This means that we’ll be using Roadburn‘s main stage for the Afterburner as well.
Also confirmed for this years Afterburner are BLOOD FARMERS, DEAD MEADOW, BLACK PYRAMID, DRAGONTEARS and GOMER PYLE amongst others. Three more bands TBA.
Doom metal giants YOB will be playing their seminal album, The Unreal Never Lived, in it’s entirety at Roadburn 2011, on Saturday, April 16th, Midi Theatre, Tilburg, Holland.
More bands announced for Roadburn 2011: MASTER MUSICIANS OF BUKKAKE, IMAAD WASIF, LUDICRA, BLACK MATH HORSEMAN and RWAKE.
The 2011 Roadburn Festival features an extremely special performance by sludge / stoner legends BUZZOV*EN, set for Thursday, April 14th at the 013 venue, Tilburg, Holland –Weedeater‘s Roadburn appearance is set for Saturday, April 16th.
For more info and complete line-up details visit Roadburn.com.