Wednesday, 26 November 2014

Maelstrom added to the Ride to Helheim: Kings of the North Festival - September 2015

Scottish black metal executives MAELSTROM have been announced earlier today to join Old Corpse RoadThe Infernal Sea and Ulfarr at THE RIDE TO HELHEIM: KINGS OF THE NORTH. The all-day event is set to be a celebration of British black metal and aims to showcase some of the best acts in the UK's underground black metal scene.

Maelstrom who hail from the bonnie city of Glasgow fuse symphonic black metal with elements of doom. Having spent the last few years gigging in various parts of the UK, including support slots with the likes of Tyr, Wodensthrone, Winterfylleth, Alestorm, A Forest of Stars and more, with additional appearances at the Jorvik Viking Festival in York, King Tut's New Year Revolution in Glasgow and the third Hordes of Belial Festival in Dundee.

Maelstrom is not your usual "black t-shirts and jeans" metal band, instead taking to the stage in a uniform of white shirts, black ties and an unrivalled crushing fury.

Tickets for THE RIDE TO HELHEIM: KINGS OF THE NORTH are priced at the princely sum of £7 and are available from The show will take place on Saturday 5th September at The Londesborough in Bridlington.

Originally posted by Emma Sheridan on Femetalism.