Valkyrian Festival has announced the new bands confirmed for the next edition:
Suavely dressed Yorkshire folk metal septet NORTHERN OAK have been announced to support Belgian symphonic metallers AZYLYA at this year’s Valkyrian Festival, which will take place from 21st November to 23rd November, while the gothic metal opera septet AONIA have been announced to support Dutch progressive metallers EX LIBRIS the following night at this year’s Valkyrian Festival.
Joining Northern Oak to support Azylya are Midlandic female-fronted thrash sextet CHEMIKILL who will be gracing Valkyrian Festival with their old school metal sound while joining Aonia to support Ex Libris will be Glaswegian death metal thugs EXILE THE TRAITOR.
Two local acts, in the form of instrumental death metal trio BHARGHEST and classic rockers ALICE IN THUNDERLAND, have also been announced for Valkyrian Festival. Bharghest will be sharing the stage with Scottish black metal royalty CNOC AN TURSA on the first night where as Alice In Thunderland will be joining Aonia and Exile The Traitor as support to Ex Libris on the final night of Valkyrian Festival 2014.
Valkyrian Festival will take place at Basement in Bridlington from Friday 21st November to Sunday 23rd November. The event is all-ages but valid ID will be required for the bar. It will also be the first edition of the Valkyrian Festival to feature a European headliner. Tickets are available for £15 from this location.
The line-up is as follows:
Fri. 21st November
CNOC AN TURSA (Headliner) – Bharghest (Main Support) – Drekavac – Pantheon
Sat. 22nd November
AZYLYA (Headliner) – Sakara (Main Support) – Northern Oak – Chemikill – Mørktår – Divided We Fall
Sun. 23rd November
EX LIBRIS (Headliner) – Reign of Fury (Main Support) – Alice In Thunderland – Aonia – Exile The Traitor
Valkyrian Festival is sponsored by The Crypt of Curiosities and Black Phoenix Rising Metal Forums. For further details, head over to the official Valkyrian Festival Facebook page. Other Valk-Fest news can be found on the official Valk-Fest Twitter.