The folks over at Scion Audio Visual have outdone themselves with this years Rock Fest. Regular readers know I’m a big fan of Mastodon, Baroness, and the Melvins, three bands you can catch May 17 in Pomona, CA. Check out the full announcement for the complete lineup and prepare to be floored.
March 25, 2014, Torrance, Calif. – Scion Audio Visual’s annual hard rock/metal festival, Scion Rock Fest, returns to Pomona, Calif. on May 17 with an all-star line-up of the biggest names in hard rock as well as metal’s most buzz-worthy newcomers.
Headlining Scion Rock Fest, which has quickly become established as one of heavy music’s biggest live outings, are Machine Head and High On Fire. Other prominent artists appearing on the sixth installment of Scion Rock Fest are Red Fang, King Buzzo, Hot Lunch, Pins of Light and Windhand (full list below).
Concertgoers should visit http://www.scionav.com to RSVP beginning March 26 at 10 a.m. pacific.
Since the 2009 debut of Scion Rock Fest, the annual outing has featured Mastodon, Down, Neurosis, Baroness, Morbid Angel and the Melvins. A rotating location has found the Fest in
Atlanta, Columbus, Tampa, Memphis as well as the 2011 event, which was also in Pomona.
Scion Rock Fest is one of the many music and cultural events curated by Scion Audio Visual, the entertainment division founded by Scion in 2003. Over the past decade, Scion AV has hosted numerous concerts and tours including the monthly Scion Rock Show in Los Angeles and High on Fire’s recent North American trek, sponsored Phil Anselmo’s Housecore Horror Festival and Revelation Records’ 25th Anniversary celebrations, brought together the brightest minds in the music industry for the annual Scion Music(less) Music Conference and offered numerous free singles and EPs from a wide variety of musicians including Meshuggah, Corrosion of Conformity and Municipal Waste.
The full Scion Rock Fest 2014 line-up:
High On Fire
Aqua Nebula Oscillator
All Them Witches
Pins of Light
In Cold Blood
Black Sheep Wall