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Heavy MTL Festival 2012 Band Lineup Announced

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The organizers of the Heavy MTL festival have now announced the lineup for the 2012 edition, which will take place on August 11th and 12th in Montreal. Further details on the festival are available here, and the currently announced lineup is as follows:

Saturday August 11th

SYSTEM OF A DOWN
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH
KILLSWITCH ENGAGE
CANNIBAL CORPSE
BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME
JOB FOR A COWBOY
KATAKLYSM
PERIPHERY
THE FACELESS
VEIL OF MAYA
GOATWHORE
FLESHGOD APOCALYPSE
ROSE FUNERAL
ORIGIN
EXHUMED

Sunday August 12th

SLIPKNOT
MARILYN MANSON
LAMB OF GOD
GOJIRA
SUICIDAL TENDENCIES
OVERKILL
HIGH ON FIRE
PROTEST THE HERO
CANCER BATS
THE AGONIST
IWRESTLEDABEARONCE

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1. this is mietal writes:

f***ing nuts lineup

# Mar 16, 2012 @ 5:40 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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2. NW_MetalHead writes:

Half awesome, half poopy, but I'd still love to go!

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3. JOGUITAR Trois-rivieres writes:

SLIPKNOT and LAMB OF GOD YIIIIIIHHAAAAAAAAAAA!!!!
that IS brutal!!!!

# Mar 16, 2012 @ 11:20 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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4. silvermountains writes:

Interesting mix of sh!t and good, I'd go!

# Mar 17, 2012 @ 2:06 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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5. KanadianKoRn writes:

goin!

# Mar 25, 2012 @ 12:47 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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6. OttawaMetal writes:

Its definitely their best lineup since its inauguration in 08. Sure it would be fun to see a deserving band like Behemoth headlining these festivals...but the truth is that they dont bring in that big of a crowd. The money isnt there.

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7. Netromancer writes:

Looks like Sunday would be the day to go.

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8. nbmetal writes:

i got my tickets, both days look sweet. Periphery and iwrestledabearonce will be amazing.

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