OZZFEST FESTIVAL STAGES – 11/4/17

From the start of the Festival Stages to the End…A Non-Stop pound fest that offered a mixed bag of balls-out METAL!  All kinds of metal were on display… Doom, Black, Good Old Fashioned Heavy, Nu, Black and everything in between.

Day 1 saw the see-saw between stages go from POSSESSED on the Nuclear Blast Stage to THROWN INTO EXILE to NIGHT DEMON to TOMBS to KYNG to HAVOK to 1349 to IRON REAGAN to HIGH ON FIRE to BARONESS to Headliners KREATOR.

DAY 1

To get the day started right, it’s always good to breath in some DEATH METAL! From the Nuclear Blast stage, the Bay Area kings of Death Metal, POSSESSED!

Jeff Becerra (vocals), Emilio Marquez (drums), Daniel Gonzalez (guitar), Claudeous Creamer (guitar) and Robert Cardenas (bass)

 

(In Order Of Appearance)

THROWN INTO EXILE

From Los Angeles – Mario Rubio (guitars), Ray Sanchez (guitars), Dave Corsile (bass), Scott Shelko (drums), Joey Dalo (vocals)

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NIGHT DEMON

3-Piece Band From Ventura, CA – Dusty Squires (Drums), Jarvis Leatherby (Bass/Vocals), Armand John Anthony (Lead Guitar)

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TOMBS

Avante-Garde Metal Band from NY – Mike Hill (lead vocals, guitar), Ben Brand (bass), Evan Void (guitars), Fade Kainer (synthesizers), Charlie Schmid (drums)

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KYNG

With Kyng came the first glimpse and introduction from Jose Mangin (Sirius XM, Octane & Liquid Metal)

From Los Angeles – Eddie Veliz (vocals, guitar), Tony Castaneda (bass, backup vocals), and Pepe Clarke (drums)

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HAVOK

Thrash Metal band from Denver, CO. – David Sanchez (lead vocals, rhythm guitar), Pete Webber (drums), Reece Scruggs (lead guitar), and Nick Schendzielos (bass)

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1349

The first weekend appearance of face paint and BLACK METAL!  All the Way from Oslo, Norway!

Olav “Ravn” Bergene (lead vocals), Tor Risdal “Seidmann” Stavenes (bass), Idar “Archaon” Burheim (guitars) and Jon “The Charn” Rice (drums) filling in for Kjetil-Vidar “Frost” Haraldstad

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IRON REAGAN

Thrash Meal band from Richmond, VA – Tony Foresta (vocals), Mark Bronzino (guitar), Phil “LandPhil” Hall (guitar), Ryan Parrish (drums), Rob Skotis (bass)

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HIGH ON FIRE

Metal Band from Oakland, CA – Matt Pike (guitar, vocals), Des Kensel (drums), Jeff Matz (bass)

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BARONESS

Savannah, GA Metal Band and FINALLY… Someone to cut the Testosterone with! – John Bailey (lead vocals), Nick Jost (bass), Sebastian Thomson (drums) and Gina Gleason (guitar)

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KREATOR

Day 1 Headliner, From Essen, Germany – KREATOR!

Miland “Mille” Petrozza (lead vocals, guitar), Jürgen “Ventor” Reil (drums), Christian “Speesy” Giesler (bass) and Sami Yli-Sirniö (guitar)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

RELATED LINKS:

Ozzfest Meets Knotfest

Possessed

Thrown Into Exile

Night Demon

Tombs

Kyng

Havok

1349

Iron Reagan

High On Fire

Baroness

Kreator

 

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