Final Announcements for Damnation Festival 2017

Spread the metal:

UK filth merchants Dragged Into Sunlight, LA rock duo Big Business and Swedish progressive outfit The Great Discord complete the most incredible Damnation Festival line-up to date.

The trio will be joined on the jaw-dropping bill by math rock foursome Body Hound at Leeds University Union on Saturday, November 4.

T from Dragged Into Sunlight said:

“We look forward to concluding a second month long run with Mayhem followed by an appearance at Damnation Festival 2017. The curation this year is outstanding, with the likes of Pallbearer and Warning sitting alongside Agoraphobic Nosebleed and Dying Fetus.

“The final announcement today completes the festival billing and once again, demonstrates its commitment to the UK’s unquenchable thirst for extreme music. Dragged Into Sunlight will open a portal to the other side on 4 November, expect the worst.”

Meanwhile The Great Discord said:

“We are honoured to make our return to the UK, performing at this year’s edition of Damnation alongside some truly amazing bands like Bloodbath, Leprous and Psycroptic. Leeds delenda est.”

Festival Director Gavin McInally believes the 13th instalment of of the festival is of unrivalled diversity, depth and quality.

He said “This line-up sets a new benchmark for UK events, especially for £40 a ticket, and with those tickets soon to be sold out in record time, it has been incredible to see our fans continue to support the festival’s ambitions.”

Tickets are on sale now, priced £40 plus booking fee, from: and


The final Damnation Festival 2018 line up is as follows:

Agent Fresco
Agoraphobic Nosebleed
Beyond Creation
Big Business
Body Hound
Dragged Into Sunlight
Dying Fetus
Grave Pleasures
Leng Tch’e
Nordic Giants
Paradise Lost
PG. Lost
Psychedelic Witchcraft
The Great Discord