Japan’s annual year ender hardcore extravaganza Nerds Fest have announced the lineup for this year’s edition. The show this year will take place on December 30th and if you can make it. The fest showcases a variety of different bands that fall under the “hardcore” camp from post-hardcore, emotional hardcore, screamo to metalcore, grindcore, beatdown…the list goes on and shows the unity of the Japanese hardcore community that all these bands that sound so different from each other can all come together to celebrate hardcore done their way.
More info here: http://www.nerdsjp.com/
Some of the heavy hitters are as follows:
Her Name in Blood
Loyal to the Grave