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Metalunderground.com Sponsors Femme Metal Festival 2009

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Metalunderground.com is proud to sponsor this weekend's Femme Metal Festival, a new UK festival that showcases female fronted metal/rock/gothic music. The festival is held in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support and Cancer Research UK. This year's event is the first of what is to be an annual festival.

The festival is a two-day event, taking place on November 7th and 8th at different venues in Birmingham and London, respectively, and features some excellent female fronted and all female bands in metal, including up and comers Delain, Sirenia, hAND, Soulgrind, Winter In Eden, and more. Here are the details and respective line-ups:

November 7th at The Asylum in Birmingham
38-43 Hampton Street,
Hockley,
Birmingham
B19 3LS
Tel: 0121 233 1109

Line-up:
Delain
hAND
Lahannya
Apparition
Markize
Winter In Eden (replacing Godyva)
OxZide
Winter Storm

November 8th at The Peel in Kingston, London:
160 CAMBRIDGE ROAD, KINGSTON,
SURREY KT1 3HH
TEL- 0208 546 3516

Line-up:
Sirenia
Soulgrind
Apparition
Sanity Falls
Scarecrown
Triaxis
Solsikk
Crimson Tears

Tickets are available only from the Femme Metal Store. Price per ticket per day is £12.50 + 50p for recorded delivery.

In the weeks leading up to the festival, Beth, our dedicated U.K. correspondent, has been interviewing the bands on the roster. You can check out our extensive coverage here and expect more interviews and coverage from the Saturday show as well.

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