New England Stoner and Doom Fest
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Background information
Genre(s) Stoner Metal, Doom Metal, Stoner Rock
Date(s) April or May
Location Jewett City, Connecticut
Venue(s) Altones
Years active 2018 - Present
Promoter(s) Salt of The Earth Records, S.C.E.N.E.
Website Official Webpage

New England Stoner and Doom Festival is a festival held in Jewett City, Connecticut (A burough in New London). Beginning in 2018 initially as a two-day, two-stage event it is set to further expand in 2019, along with surrounding marquee events. The event is largely booked with Salt of The Earth Records and booking agents S.C.E.N.E.

2018: New England Stoner and Doom Festival[edit | edit source]

The inaugural edition of New England Stoner and Doom Festival would be hosted at Altones in Jewett City on 20 and 21 April 2018, with two stages. Along with S.C.E.N.E. and Salt of The Earth the event would garner several sponsors such as Orange Amplifiers, Booze Barn, CT Percussions, Riff Relevant and The Obelisk among others.[1]

Thursday 19 April 2018 (Pre-Show)[edit | edit source]

The New England Stoner and Doom Pre-Fest would be held at a different venue to the actual festival, being hosted at 33 Golden Street in New London, CT which would be close to the main venue. The pre-show would host four bands.

  • Vacant Eyes
  • Pinto Graham
  • Bone Church
  • Subatai

Friday 20 April 2018[edit | edit source]

Salt of The Earth Stage Booze Barn Stage
Gozu Void King
Atala Geezer
Cortez Kings and Liars
When the Deadbolt Breaks Wasted Theory
Kingsnake Lord Fowl

Saturday 21 April 2018[edit | edit source]

Salt of The Earth Stage Booze Barn Stage
Scissorfight Curse The Son
Earthride Demon Eye
Buzzard Canyon Ol' Time Moonshine
Foghound Shadow Witch
Ghastly Sound Horehound
Denim Panther Oxblood Forge

2018: Doom & Brew Fest[edit | edit source]

On 10 November 2018, S.C.E.N.E. and Salt of The Earth hosted a one-day supershow with twelve bands and two stages at Altones in Jewett City. The event was concocted as a hold-over leading up to the first announcements going into the 2019 edition of New England Stoner and Doom Festival.[2]

Stage One Stage Two
Clamfight Brain Candle
Birch Hill Dam Scuzzy Yeti
Witchkiss Mourn The Light
Insano Vision Buzzard Canyon
Low Moments Denim Panther
Dark Ritual Onera

2019: New England Stoner and Doom Festival[edit | edit source]

On 14 November 2018 the second edition of New England Stoner and Doom Festival would be announced, returning to Altones on 3 and 4 May 2019, with a pre-fest on 2 May. The first bands of the festival would be announced with the following: Brimstone Coven, Earthride, Black Road, Vessel of Light, Shadow Witch, Youngblood Supercult, Set Fire, Mourn The Light and Entierro.[3]

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References[edit | edit source]

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