This upcoming weekend is the annual festival This Is Hardcore. This is a four day festival that has a bands around the nation and the world. I believe this fest is either 10 or 11 years old. This festival takes place in Philadelphia. This event is taking place at two venues. The first day will be at Union Transfer. The following days will be at The Electric Factory. There will be after shows for this festival. I will be attending this festival for the first and I am excited.
August 4th Day One Union Transfer
Youth of Today, Burn, Code Orange, Down To Nothing, Maximum Penalty, Protester, Free, Line of Sight, Stand Off, Nation of Wolves.
August 5th Day Two The Electric Factory
Integrity, Ringworm, All Out War, Iron Reagan, Haymaker, Full of Hell, Eternal Sleep, Year of The Knife, Iron Price, Nomads, PanzarBastard.
August 6th Day Three The Electric Factory
Gorilla Biscuits, Killing Time, The Trouble, Wisdom in Chains, Most Precious Blood, Power Trip, Incendiary, Criminal Instinct, Lifeless, Rude Awakening, Strength For A Reason, Malice At The Palace, Red Death, HellWeed, Absolute Suffering, No Zodiac, Ten Ton Hammer.
August 7th Day Four The Electric Factory
Turning Point, Floorpunch, Breakdown, Ruiner, Strife, All Else Failed, Zao, Angel Dust, Freedom, Naysayer, Blistered, True Love, Jesus Piece, Break Away, Timebomb, Jagged Visions.
Underground Arts: Career Sucicide, Power Trip, Vanity, Protester, Incisor.
Kung Fu Necktie: All Else Failed, Zao, Tiger Flowers, Dull Knives.
Underground Arts: Strife, No Escape, Miracle Drug, Nations of Wolves.