Brant Bjork, The Obsessed, Yawning Man, Etc. Set For Monolith On The Mesa Festival

The lineup has been revealed for the 2020 Monolith On The Mesa festival. The event will take place at Taos Mesa Brewing and Hotel Luna Mystica in Taos, New Mexico on May 28-30 and it will feature: Brant Bjork, The Obsessed, Yawning Man, Big Business, Mars Red Sky, Old Man Gloom, Ruby The Hatchet, Mondo Generator, Nebula, Ecstatic Vision, Weedeater, Fatso Jetson, Sons Of Otis, Earthride, Wo Fat, Warhorse, Mondo Drag, Mark Deutrom, Khemmis, Magic Castles, El Perro, The Otolith, Year Of The Cobra, Duel, Heavy Temple, Vatra, Great Electric Quest, Mountain Of Smoke, Mlny Parsons, Kyoty, Destroyer Of Light, Love Gang, Relaxer, Bridge Farmers, Red Feather, Street Tombs, Red Mesa, Prism Bitch, Sun Dog, and Distances.

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched To Help Nick Oliveri (Ex-Queens Of The Stone Age, Etc.) Get Surgery

A crowdfunding campaign has been launched to help Nick Oliveri (Mondo Generator, ex-Queens Of The Stone Age, ex-Kyuss) raise money for his upcoming hernia surgery. The musician is set to undergo the operation on December 3 and MusiCares are reportedly helping him out as well.

[via The PRP]

Cirith Ungol, Blood Ceremony, Speedealer, Etc. Set For 2020 Maryland Doom Fest

The lineup has been revealed for the 2020 Maryland Doom Fest. That event will take place at Cafe 611 in Frederick, MD on June 18-21 and it will feature: Cirith Ungol, Blood Ceremony, Speedealer, Mondo Generator, The Skull, Sorcerer, Death Row Assembly, Witch Mountain, Ol’ Time Moonshine, Arduini/Balich, Dirt Eater, Switchblade Jesus, Doperider, Condenados, Cultic, Yatra, Bailjack, Poobah, Earthride, Black Lung, Jake The Hawk, Black Road, Warmask, Admiral Browning, Sourpuss, Molasses Barge, Thunderbird Divine, Dust Prophet, Wolftooth, Vessel Of Light, Wrath Of Typhon, Spiral Grave, Plainride, Mangog, Cavern, Galactic Cross, Shadow Witch, Burgan, Akris, Plague Wielder, The Age Of Truth, Knoxxville, The Astral Void, Serpents Of Secrecy, Omen Stones, Crystal Spiders, Helgamite, VRSA, Conclave, Et Mors, Strange Highways, Alms, and Dyerwulf.

Fu Manchu, Monolord, Ex-Opeth, Etc. Members Take Part In Big Scenic Nowhere Project

Big Scenic Nowhere, a new project led by Bob Balch (Fu Manchu) and Gary Arce (Yawning Man), will be releasing a new two-song EP titled “Dying On The Mountain” on September 13. The effort was recorded with a number of other musicians including: Nick Oliveri (Mondo Generator, ex-Queens Of The Stone Age, ex-Kyuss), Per Wiberg (Spiritual Beggars, ex-Opeth), Alain Johannes, Thomas V. Jäger (Monolord), Mario Lalli (Fatso Jetson, Yawning Man), etc. The title track, which is over 20 minutes long, will appear on the a-side and “Towards The Sun” will appear on the b-side. You can stream “Towards The Sun“ below:

Church Of Misery Announce U.S Tour

Church Of Misery have announced a spring U.S tour. Mondo Generator, The Atomic Bitchwax, and Toke will join the band on select dates.

Tour Dates:

05/23 Baltimore, MD – Maryland Deathfest
05/25 Detroit, MI – Sanctuary (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
05/26 Chicago, IL – Empty Bottle (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
05/27 Rock Island, IL – RIBCO (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
05/28 Kansas City, MO – Riot Room (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
05/29 Denver, CO – Larimer Lounge (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
05/31 Seattle, WA – El Corazon (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
06/01 Portland, OR – Dantes (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
06/02 Oakland, CA – Oakland Metro Operahouse (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
06/03 Los Angeles, CA – Echoplex (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
06/04 Tempe, AZ – Club Red (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
06/05 Albuquerque, NM – Sister (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
06/06 Oklahoma City, OK – 89th St (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
06/07 Austin, TX – Austin Terrorfest
06/08 Houston, TX – White Oak Music Hall (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
06/09 New Orleans, LA – Santos (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
06/10 Nashville, TN – Little Harpeth (with Mondo Generator & Toke)
06/11 Atlanta, GA – EARL (with Toke)
06/12 Chapel Hill, NC – Local 506 (with Toke)
06/13 Pittsburgh, PA – Cattivo (with The Atomic Bitchwax & Toke)
06/15 Brooklyn, NY – Saint Vitus (with Toke)
06/16 Cambridge, MA – Middle East (with The Atomic Bitchwax & Toke)

Sleep, Neurosis, High On Fire, Etc. Booked For 2018 Muddy Roots Music Festival

Sleep, X, Neurosis, High On Fire, Meat Puppets, TSOL, OM, Oxbow, Mondo Generator, Wovenhand, Fu Manchu, and more have been booked for this year’s Muddy Roots Festival. The event will take place on August 30 – September 2 in Cookeville, TN, and the rest of the lineup can be seen in the below poster:

[via The PRP]

Crowbar, Torche Etc. Set For 2015 Day Of The Shred Festival

The lineup has been revealed for this year’s Day Of The Shred Festival. The festival will take place at the Observatory in Santa Ana, CA, on November 1 and will include:

Captain Beyond, Spirit Caravan, Crowbar, John Garcia, Mondo Generator, Torche, Elder, Saviours, Oxbow, Full Of Hell, The Body, Yawning Man, Kowloon Walled City, Black Bombaim, Fight Amp, Thou, Night Demon, Ides Of Gemini, Mos Generator, Great Electric Quest, White Manna, Poobah, Communion, Blackwitch Pudding and Duel.

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