Superjoint Ritual, GWAR, Voivod, and More Added to 2014 Edition of Phil Anselmo’s Housecore Horror Festival
The second edition of Phil Anselmo’s Housecore Horror Festival will go down at Emo’s in Austin, Texas, right before Halloween, between the unhallowed dates of October 23-26. Joining an already stacked bill of performing talent is the reunited Superjoint Ritual, the Anselmo-fronted hardcore band that wreaked havoc from 1993 to 2004, when they broke up.
“If people want to hear Superjoint jam a badass set, then we’re all for giving the people what they want!” Anselmo enthuses. “You wanna hear it? Then bring your asses to Austin, Texas, this October 23-26!”
Also just announced are GWAR, Voivod, Corrections House, Mobile Deathcamp, and Warmaster.
They joined the previously announced lineup:
Danzig, Samhain, Neurosis, Eyehategod, Satyricon, Cattle Decapitation, Portal, Macabre, Unearth, Decapitated, Lustmord, SubRosa, KEN mode, King Parrot, Wizards of Gore (AKA Rigor Mortis), Hobbs’ Angel of Death, Warbeast, Ringworm, Acid Witch, Archspire, Author & Punisher, Witchburn, Fulgora (featuring members of Pig Destroyer & Misery Index), Krigblast (featuring Felix Griffin from D.R.I.), Gasmiasma (feat. Pat Bruders of Down), Heavy As Texas (Feat. Marzi Montazeri of Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals), Evil United (featuring Jason McMaster from Watchtower & Dangerous Toys), Skan, Child Bite, Chant (feat. Bradley Bills of Die Krupps), an Images of Violence reunion, and Dead Earth Politics.
On top of all that, the one and only Randy Blythe (Lamb of God) will be on hand for a live interview after a special screening of ‘As the Palaces Burn’ and is set to be a guest presenter at the “Rotscars,” the event’s award show.
On the non-musical front, the fest will feature special guest comedian Brian Posehn, as well as a reunion of the casts of the TXCM movies. There will also be several 35mm films screening including classics from Dario Argento (‘Creepers’ aka ‘Phenomena’) and Lucio Fulci (‘Gates of Hell’ aka ‘City of the Living Dead’). Also, nearly 100 screenings of horror films, heavy metal movies and true crime classics will be announced in the coming weeks. Be sure to check out the VHS Vomitorium, the Vendors of the Damned, and special effects demonstrations at this year’s festival.
For tickets and more info, visit http://housecorehorrorfilmfestival.com.