Motocultor 2024: new names

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The Breton metal festival Motocultor has revealed new artists on the bill for its 15th edition, which takes place from August 15 to 18, 2024.

This Wednesday, January 24, the festival team Motocultor announces new names present at its 2024 edition, which will be held on August 15, 16, 17 and 18, 2024 in Carhaix. The ticketing is open. Go to the official website.

Find international brands including Baronesswhose stoner with a strong identity will not fail to charm you, notably thanks to stone, their latest album to date. Also don’t miss Exodus, icons of old school thrash metal from the bay area. The Tunisian progressive metal band Myrath will also be there, without forgetting the Brazilian thrash metal group Crypto or the Greek extreme metal band Rotting Christ. Not limited to metal, the organizers also invite Squidpost-punk band from Brighton, without forgetting Nova Twinsa London duo.

The French scene is not forgotten, with the unclassifiable avant-garde group IGORRRthe death metal project Karras or even the Bernard Minet metal bandwhich covers the greatest cartoon theme songs of the 80s and 90s in a metal version, with the iconic singer.

If all the names have not yet been revealed, the Motocultor poster is already substantial. Find among the headliners the British metalcore group Architectsas well as’Opeth And Meshuggahtwo Swedish bands who present two diametrically different visions of progressive metal. Clutch, Magma or Millencolin will also be there.

See you on August 15, 16, 17 and 18, 2024 in Carhaix, for this 15th edition of the Motocultivator Open Air. In the meantime, consult our live report of the 2023 edition, present in WECB Weekly n°128, available via our online store.

Here is the breakdown of groups by day:

Thursday August 15

Crippled Black Phoenix / DeWolff / Emma Ruth Rundle / Grandma’s Ashes / Kvelertak / Magma / Moundrag / Sacramentum / Shy, Low / Squid + 10 groups

Friday August 16

Esthetis / Faun / Haggard / Hippotraktor / Incantation / Infected Rain / Inhumate / Karras / Left To Die / Lionheart / Liturgy / Myrath / Nova Twins / Opeth / Skynd / Sowulo / The Amity Affliction / Riverside / Wargasm / Widilma + 10 groups

Saturday August 17

Aborted / Architects / Bernard Minet Metal Band / Broken by the Scream / Crypta / Didier Super / Emmure / Exodus / Igorrr / Jesus Piece / Jinjer / Les Sheriff / LLNN / Millencolin / Nekrogoblikon / Sorcerer / Train Fantome / Villagers of Ioannina City +12 groups

Sunday August 18

After The Burial / Arhios / Baroness / Black Bile / Born of Osiris / Clutch / Duel / DVNE / Exumer / Future Palace / Hirax / Meshuggah / Monkey3 / My Diligence / Night Verses / Plini / Red Fang / Rotting Christ / Stoned Jesus / The Black Dahlia Murder / The Halo Effect + 9 groups


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