Posted:30th July, 2016

UFO announcement

Italian doom trio Ufomammut are the latest addition to this year’s stacked Damnation Festival line up.

They’ll play the Eyesore Merch Stage at Leeds University Union on Saturday, November 5.

Also joining the bill are a selection of some of Europe’s best emerging bands; France’s post-metal sludge outfit, Erlen Myer, Norway’s blackened hardcore quintet, Attan (who will make their debut UK appearance), and England’s newest doom heroes, Conjurer.

Ufomammut said: “We’re very excited to be a part of Damnation festival this coming November.

“Looking forward to be there to play Ecate for the last time and share stage with a lot of cool bands!”

A suitable replacement for Nails – who broke up without warning or an explanation last week – is in the works.

Announced so far are: Electric Wizard, Abbath, Cult of Luna & Julie Christmas, Enslaved, Ufomammut, Akercocke, Black Tusk, Bossk, Ne Obliviscaris, Oceans of Slumber, Erlen Myer and Conjurer.

Tickets, priced just £38, are on sale now via: and


Posted:17th September, 2015


Celtic metallers PRIMORDIAL will headline the Terrorizer Stage at the year’s Damnation Festival.

The Irish quintet will be joined by UK thrashers SAVAGE MESSIAH, French industrial sludge trio C.R.O.W.N and English violin-led post rock outfit TALONS at Leeds University Union on Saturday, November 7.

GHOLD, OHHMS and UNDERSMILE will serve up a feast of doom while progressive metallers TACOMA NARROWS BRIDGE DISASTER complete the 27 band bill.

Primordial’s Nemtheanga said: “We are delighted to return to Damnation Festival this year to headline the Terrorizer stage.

“Our last show there in 2012 was a great one and we look forward to more of the same this time around as we continue to
support our ‘Where Greater Men Have Fallen’ album.

“See you in November for our only remaining UK show for 2015!”

C.R.O.W.N added: “We’re thrilled to play at the mighty Damnation Festival along with Amen Ra, At The Gates, Mono Altar of Plagues, and many other amazing bands.

“We feel very honoured and grateful to be a part of this edition, see you on November 7th!”

The final additions complete a four-stage bill which includes At The Gates, High on Fire, Mono, Asphyx, Amenra, Solstafir, Altar of Plagues, Maybeshewill, Black Tusk, The Ocean, Vreid, Keep of Kalessin, 40 Watt Sun, Oathbreaker, The Wounded Kings, The King Is Blind, Witchsorrow, Voices and a UK debut for Wiegedood.

Tickets are on sale now priced £36 from the Damnation Festival website and Facebook page.


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