The Melbourne pageant circuit is now formally open with the announcement of Kilfest – a one-day heavy music pageant which can be held within the grounds of the historic Previous Kilmore Gaol on Might 1.
Offered by Quirky Sounds and HEAVY, Kilfest 2021 incorporates a stellar line-up headlined by King Parrot and Desecrator and additionally sees Queensland bands Diskust and Piston Fist be part of locals Excessive As Hell, Deadweight 80 and 29 Bones.
The pageant web site was a gaol from 1859 till 1891 when it was decommissioned and used as a butter manufacturing unit. Within the Sixties it turned a non-public residence and was a restaurant within the Nineties earlier than reverting once more to a non-public residence in 2004. As we speak, the gaol is used for industrial functions. Its bluestone partitions and exterior look are the one authentic options which were retained.
In what can be a picturesque and a few would say becoming location for a metallic occasion, the Previous Kilmore Gaol is the proper backdrop for Victoria’s re-emergence because the dwell music capital of Australia.
Proudly supported by Kinglake Distillery, The Guitar Room, Inkstinctive Tattoo and Eventbrite, tickets to the inaugural Kilfest can be $35 presale or $45 on the door.
In Memorium and commemoration of the late, nice Alexi Laiho, organisers are proud to call the stage after the founding member of Youngsters of Bodom and prolong their love and heat needs to his household.
Tickets could be bought via Eventbrite HERE