Prairie Fire Events Ltd is proud to announce that band submissions are now open for the official Farmageddon Open Air indoor sister festival SHREDMONTON Metal Festival and Conference taking place from Friday, May 12th to Sunday, May 14th 2017 in Edmonton, AB. Applications can be submitted at www.Shredmonton.com from November 1st, 2016 until January 15th, 2017 11:59pm MT.
Last year’s Shredmonton featured over 20 bands over the course of 3 days at The Starlite Room and The Brixx Bar and Grill, as well as a multi-room industry based conference located at the Shaw Conference Center. The full line up consisted of an ultra heavy hitting bill that included headliners Dying Fetus, Acacia Strain, Jungle Rot, Black Crown Initiate, Goatwhore, Finnish power metallers Thunderstone along with some of Western Canada’s best such as Disciples of Power, Planet Eater, Scythia, Tylor Dory Trio, Every Hour Kills among many more! Conference panels were held the Shaw Conference Center on recording, photography, video production, publicity, media relations, journalism, and concert promotion / talent buying for festivals / venues with music industry professionals from across Canada.