NOTE: In the interest of safety for all participants—and at the recommendation of both public health officials and the performing artists—entrance to the festival will require proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result within 72 hours of the event. Additionally, in accordance with current Philadelphia guidelines, masks will also be required at all times for attendees, regardless of vaccination status, except while actively eating or drinking. For more details on what tests are accepted, please go here.
The fest you have been waiting for is finally happening! And the full lineup of Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly can now be revealed. Joining an already phenomenal bill, metallic hardcore legends Deadguy will reunite their Fixation on a Coworker lineup to perform their first show in nearly 25 years.
Also joining the long-awaited party on September 25-26, 2021 at the Fillmore Philly are thrashing maniacs Municipal Waste, death metal icons Immolation, old-school miscreants Midnight, avant-garde black/death assassins Imperial Triumphant, death metal space lords Blood Incantation, resurrected doom crushers Warhorse, heavy metal heroes Eternal Champion, epic doom titans Crypt Sermon, Philly grind force Die Choking and Los Angeles tech-death gnashers Teeth.
They unify an already-stacked bill featuring extreme metal legends Napalm Death performing a special one-time-only set of songs exclusively from their Harmony Corruption and Utopia Banished records, while Converge unleash their metallic hardcore landmark album Jane Doe in its entirety for the first time ever in North America. If that weren’t enough, grinding heroes Pig Destroyer will help presenting sponsors Relapse Records celebrate the 20th anniversary of PD’s game-changing Prowler in the Yard LP with the first-ever performance of the record!
The entire beer lineup is once again presented by Broken Goblet Brewing (PA) with appearances from featured breweries Wake Brewing (IL), Lionshead (PA) and flagship meadery Brimming Horn Meadery (DE)! Three Floyds (IN), Hammerheart (MN), Adroit Theory (VA), Blake’s Hard Cider (MI), Burial Beer Co. (NC), Oliver Brewing Co. (MD), Hoof Hearted (OH), Attic Brewing (PA), Goldhorn Brewery (OH), Nightmare Brewing Company (NY), Cosmic Eye Brewing (NE), Zeroday Brewing Company (PA), Love City Brewing (PA) and Soundgrowler Brewing Co. (IL) will also join us in Philly!
All remaining ticket options are ON SALE NOW, including limited “Metal & Beer” tickets, which give attendees access to special pours from all participating breweries, in addition to admittance to the day’s show. Please note: “Metal & Beer” ticket option is strictly limited to 650 tickets for each day and is now SOLD OUT.
Ticket links for remaining options and daily lineups are below.
Purchase Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly Two-Day tickets – SOLD OUT
Purchase Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly September 25 tickets – SOLD OUT
Purchase Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly September 26 tickets – SOLD OUT
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 25
Napalm Death (performing a special Harmony Corruption and Utopia Banished set)
Deadguy (reunion set)
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 26
Converge (performing Jane Doe in its entirety)
Pig Destroyer (performing Prowler in the Yard in its entirety)
Hails and ales to our partners!
Broken Goblet Brewing
Metal Blade Records
Brimming Horn Meadery