On Sunday, August 8th, a host of loud, riff-heavy bands will descend upon Los Angeles for The Power of the Riff Festival. Curated by Greg Anderson (Southern Lord) and Sam James Velde (NIGHT HORSE), The Power of the Riff Festival was assembled with the intent to blur the lines between Metal, Hardcore, Punk and Rock music.
Festival lineup: CORROSION OF CONFORMITY III GOATSNAKE FROM ASHES RISE REPULSION COLISEUM TRAP THEM BLACK BREATH NIGHT HORSE EAGLE TWIN EARLY GRAVES NAILS RIGHTEOUS FOOL SEMEN SUNDAE THE FUCKING WRATH RATS EYES SPIDER FEVER *DJ sets throughout the day curated by Pete Majors (HARASSOR/Vacation Vinyl)
A record swap meet of local stores such as Vacation Vinyl, Origami Vinyl, and will also feature popup stores by Tee Pee Records, Southern Lord Recordings, and more.
Lastly, the fest will feature food trucks including Sweet Vindication, Grill Em All, Canters Deli, and more.
The all day, all ages event will take place at neighboring venues in Echo Park, The Echo and Echoplex, from 12pm-12am. Admission is free with RSVP!
- RSVP is strictly required
- Entry is not guaranteed
- Lineup subject to change
- No ins and outs after 5pm
- Set times announced day of the show at Echoplex
(via City of Devils)