Heavy MTL


July 1, 2013 — For followers of the heavy metal music scene, Montréal’s got some awesome bands coming to town, August 10 and 11, for the Heavy MTL festival.

Now in its 5th year, Heavy MTL has welcomed more than 150,000 fans since its creation. Once again, the festival offers musicians bringing to the city a solid selection of bands and an exceptional experience that combines loud and heavy music with a summer party atmosphere.

Among those headlining are hard rock titans Avenged Sevenfold; Rob Zombie (who’ll launch a new album on April 23); the legendary thrash metal quartet Megadeth; the always popular Godsmack; the tireless Danzig joined by his old Misfits accomplice Doyle; and metalcore band A Day to Remember.

The scene will unfold at Parc Jean-Drapeau on Île Sainte-Hélène, so you can rock till you drop in one of the city’s most beautiful settings to make a whole lot of noise.

Heavy duty heavy metal in a hot and heavy city!