NewsJanuary 25, 2023 12:26 PM ET6,859 views

Maryland Deathfest share first wave of 2024 lineup

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Maryland Deathfest have shared the initial wave of its 2024 lineup. The festival is scheduled for May 23-26, 2024 in Baltimore, MD. The festival will boast many foreign bands making their only U.S. appearance. A limited supply of early bird tickets for the event will be available here Friday, Januaray 27 at 11 AM EST.

The festival shared the following along with their lineup announcement:

The majority of the foreign bands confirmed thus far will be making an exclusive US appearance at MDF 2024. There are a few foreign bands that will also play several additional MDF-affiliated shows in the week following MDF, so be on the lookout for more info about that in the coming months.

Regarding venues/stages being utilized for MDF 2024, we are planning to use Rams Head, Power Plant, Soundstage, and potentially a stage outside at Market Place (near Soundstage). We will be able to follow up about the Market Place stage in the early summer, but as it stands now, we are planning on this 4 stage arrangement, all of which are contained to one general area and will reduce the amount of walking for you. This indoor/outdoor arrangement all in the same general area could be somewhat reminiscent of when the festival was at Sonar, for those who remember that.

There will be plenty of space for merch vendors around the fountain area at Power Plant and nearby sidewalks, right between the stages being used.

We still have at least 40 more bands to announce, and the next round of 10 or so confirmed bands will be announced during the month of February. We are holding off until late spring/early summer to potentially announce a few of those bands, as there are still some obstacles in the way for them to enter the US.

We hope to see you again next year for the return of Maryland Deathfest on May 23-26, 2024!

The announced lineup in alphabetical order:
1349 (Norway)
AHAB (Germany)
Apartment 213
Archgoat (Finland)
Aura Noir (Norway)
Avulsed (Spain)
Bloodbath (Sweden)
Blue Holocaust (France)
Broken Hope
Carpathian Forest (Norway)
Cenotaph (Turkey)
Coffins (Japan)
Deathhammer (Norway)
Defleshed (Sweden)
Extortion (Australia)
Fossilization (Brazil)
Grave (Sweden)
Inhume (Netherlands)
Internal Suffering (Colombia)
Mortuary Drape (Italy)
Necessary Death
Primordial (Ireland)
Ripper (Chile)
ROT (Brazil)
Sacrifice (Canada)
Severe Torture (Netherlands)
Tankard (Germany)
Vomitory (Sweden)
Vomi Noir (France)
Yacøpsæ (Germany)
Yellow Eyes


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anonymous 1/25/2023 9:46:07 AM

I have heard of exactly one of these bands.

anonymous 1/25/2023 9:46:10 AM

Cancel all bands and book Turnstile. Would cost promoters twice as much, but would be a Mastodon-level move.

anonymous 1/25/2023 9:46:41 AM

I have heard of exactly one of these bands. ^listens to August Burns Red; sits down to pee

anonymous 1/25/2023 9:49:51 AM

Deathhammer is cool and all, but they should have spring for Murdersocketwrench

anonymous 1/25/2023 9:54:46 AM

I will be shooting heorin during carpathian forests set. Fight me in the mens bathroom

anonymous 1/25/2023 10:01:12 AM


anonymous 1/25/2023 10:21:14 AM

will not be a chick in sight. has to be predominantly made up band names

rick_tocchet 1/25/2023 10:22:19 AM

Not going north of the Mason Dixon line for any reason.

NorthFromHere 1/25/2023 10:36:52 AM

2024? Why now?

Jemenez_Cricket 1/25/2023 10:55:49 AM

Apartment 213 nice

anonymous 1/25/2023 11:18:30 AM

Better than scene nostalgia butt f*ck furnace

anonymous 1/25/2023 11:30:33 AM


anonymous 1/25/2023 11:31:36 AM

Maryland Not A Woman On Sight Fest

anonymous 1/25/2023 11:38:12 AM

^except for that chick that got her box eaten in the autopsy pit. Last year they didn't have enough facilities and someone shit on the ground.

anonymous 1/25/2023 11:45:12 AM

Not going north of the Mason Dixon line for any reason. ___ Who's going to tell him?

anonymous 1/25/2023 12:18:57 PM

Nearly a year and a half away? Wonder how many bands will be canceled because of something they did 10 years ago...

anonymous 1/25/2023 2:23:17 PM

"rick_tocchet 3 hours ago Not going north of the Mason Dixon line for any reason." Maryland is south of the Mason Dixon line you f*cking retard. Another case of you acting like you know shit, but you know nothing.

anonymous 1/25/2023 2:48:27 PM

Ok so like all years 3 good bands spread out over 3 days. Rest of time is baking in too early summer sun with a mild bear buz/headache wishing it were over already.

anonymous 1/25/2023 3:13:14 PM

Will go only for Brodequin

anonymous 1/25/2023 4:29:27 PM

Will be there on all fours, Crawling around, sniffing crotches and b-holes.

anonymous 1/25/2023 5:50:49 PM

May never return…. Takes one year off…

anonymous 1/25/2023 6:50:30 PM

Everything east of the Mississippi is weak!

anonymous 1/25/2023 10:01:14 PM

Hopefully all 40 of the bands they are yet to book are good, cause this isn't.

anonymous 1/25/2023 10:03:17 PM

anonymous 3 hours ago Everything east of the Mississippi is weak! Come to Bangor, Maine and say that!

anonymous 1/25/2023 10:30:13 PM

Yeah this whack and I've never heard of any of these bands

anonymous 1/26/2023 6:54:11 AM

No Titanica, no care.

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