Electric Funeral Fest
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Poster for the 2019 edition.
Background information
Date(s) June
Location Denver, Colorado, USA
Venue(s) 3 Kings Tavern
Mutiny Information Cafe
Years active 2016 - Present
Promoter(s) DUST Presents

Electric Funeral Fest is an annual festival held every June in Denver, Colorado. Beginning in 2016 it is a showcase for heavy music of all varieties though often showcasing a fair amount of doom, sludge and stoner metal. Initially the festival was held at 3 King's Tavern and has since expanded to a fest held between three different venues.

Lineups[edit | edit source]

2016[edit | edit source]

The inaugural Electric Funeral Fest would be announced on 29 March 2016, featuring twenty bands over two days and billed by the organizers as "a two-day offering of all things heavy, featuring 20 of the best rock n' roll / metal bands in the North America.".[1] The festival would be held on 4 and 5 June 2016 at 3 King's Tavern.

4 June 5 June
Radio Moscow Sourvein
Mothership Goya
Cloud Catcher Sweatlodge
Sacri Monti The Munsens
Poison Rites Toke
Malahierba Space in Time
Love Gang Crypt Trip
Greenbeard Turbid North
Tricoma Ghosts of Glaciers
Love on The Mountain Sugar Skulls

2017[edit | edit source]

The 2017 edition of Electric Funeral Fest would be held on 16 and 17 June 2017. Along with 3 King's Tavern, a second venue in the Hi-Dive would be added. The initial lineup would be announced on 23 February 2017 with Acid King as the first of two headliners. Later Corky Laing's Mountain would be added as the second headliner.

16 June
3 King's Tavern Hi Dive
Corky Laing's
Glitter Wizard
After-Party Set
Slow Season Sourvein
The Well Goya
Monarch R.I.P.
Communion The Munsens
Muscle Beach Greenbeard
Oryx Smokey Mirror
Lords of Beacon House High on The Mountain
17 June
3 King's Tavern Hi Dive
Acid King Crypt Trip
After-Party Set
Electric Citizen Destroyer of Light
The Heavy Eyes Cloud Catcher
Barrows Banquet
The Great Electric Quest Love Gang
Feather Stone Malahierba
Red Wizard Jagged Mouth
Dizz Brew Urn

2018[edit | edit source]

The 2017 edition of Electric Funeral Fest, named Electric Funeral Fest III, would be announced on 7 February 2018. Among the thirty bands announced for the lineup would be headliners Weedeater and Speedwolf, the latter performing a special reunion set.[2] It would also be announced that a third venue would be in the mix with the Mutiny Information Cafe being added as an all-ages, early day spot featuring a handful of bands. The final lineup would be announced by 27 April 2018. The 2018 edition would ultimately sell out and be held on 29 and 30 June 2018.

Notably The Midnight Ghost Train were intended to perform at Electric Funeral but dropped off, ultimately due to disbanding with their final show at The Maryland Doom Fest roughly a week prior.

29 June
3 King's Tavern Hi Dive Mutiny Info. Center
Reunion Performance
After-Party Set
Smokey Mirror
Spirit Adrift Eagle Twin Echo Beds
Necropanther Amplified Heat The Rare Breed
Love Gang Aseethe Keef Duster
Urn Loom
Twingiant Forming The Void
Augur Green Druid
3 King's Tavern Hi Dive Mutiny Info. Center
Weedeater Cloud Catcher
After-Party Set
Primitive Man Zeke Pink Fuzz
Duel Sierra Tricoma
The Munsens The Ditch and The Delta Still Valley
White Dog Space in Time
Alone Abrams
Smolder & Burn Malahierba

2019[edit | edit source]

The 2019 edition, entitled Electric Funeral IV, would be announced on 1 February 2019, initially announcing fifteen bands.[3] By 2 April the full lineup would be announced and nearly sold out.[4] Ultimately, Electric Funeral IV would be held on 14 and 15 June 2019.

Notably The Lion's Daughter would initially be announced but drop off a few weeks before the festival.

14 June
3 King's Tavern Hi Dive Mutiny Info. Center
Thou Bewitcher
After-Party Set
Acid Witch Royal Thunder Hexxus
Sourvein Against The Grain Voideater
Velnias Tia Carrera Death Chant
Destroyer of Light Oryx Fossil Blood
Dead Now Banquet
Fathers Love Gang
3 King's Tavern Hi Dive Mutiny Info. Center
Torche Bummer
After-Party Set
Tombs Dead Meadow Dizz Brew
Gozu Call of The Void Horseneck
Teeth Fotocrime Upon a Field's Whisper
Chrome Waves The Munsens Red Mesa
Yatra Trapped Within Burning Machinery
Thra Sun Voyager
Abrams Casket Huffer

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