Sonic Forge Festival to Rock the Espy

30 of Australia's premier metal bands converge on the coveted Esplanade Hotel in Melbourne to raise money for Haiti.

30 of Australia's most well renowned metal bands are to play the first Sonic Forge Festival on the 4th of December, 2010 at the Esplanade Hotel in St. Kilda, south of Melbourne.

Starting at 3pm and running late into the night, the bands will play across three stages and will feature acts that cater to all metal fans tastes including prog, power, death, thrash, modern and old school. International conquerors Be'lakor, Ne Obliviscaris and Dreadnaught will headline the event.

This event seeks to raise money for ‘The Center of Hope’, an orphanage in Haiti assisting children who have been devastated by the recent earthquake and cholera outbreak.

Tickets are $15 and will be on sale on October 29 through The Esplanade Hotel.

Line Up

Be’lakor
Ne Obliviscaris
Dreadnaught
Frankenbok
Arcane (QLD)
Death Audio
Eye of the Enemy
Truth Corroded (SA)
In Malice’s Wake
Contrive
Five Star Prison Cell
Aeon of Horus (ACT)
Hatchet Dawn
A Million Dead Birds Laughing
Helm (QLD)
Akaname
Dawn of Retribution
Synperium (NSW)
Internal Nightmare
Okera
Primordial Space
Elysian
Thrall

More announcements will be made as acts are confirmed.