First acts revealed for Hevy Fest 2016!

WORDS: Dean Martin

The first band announcement for HEVY FEST 2016 has been released and there’s plenty to get excited about!

Swedish born, punk band REFUSED lead the charge, shortly followed by the Hertfordshire sextet SIKTH and WHILE SHE SLEEPS. Also joining the line up are ANIMALS AS LEADERS, GNARWOLVES, HACKTIVIST, KROKODIL, NO CONSEQUENCE, DEVIL SOLD HIS SOUL, FOREVER NEVER, VUKOVI, MURDOCK and WHEN OUR TIME COMES.

New for 2016, the festival will be held at Newhaven in Derbyshire across 19th-20th August. Tickets (tier 1) are on sale now from

That isn’t all, however, as in the coming weeks two massive headliners are set to be announced so watch this space!