Deadbolt Festival announces bands, including Holding Absence, and stage splits

Deadbolt Festival have announced that Holding Absence and Carry The Crown have joined the line up for the weekend along with the stage splits and names.

This announcement also comes at the same time that, unfortunately, Oceans Ate Alaska have had pull out of this year’s Deadbolt Festival due to personal reasons.

Due to the huge response for our competition to play, we have chosen two winners. Safeguard will be joining the bill on Saturday and Sworn To Secrecy on Sunday.

The stage splits for the event reveal a pop punk Fireball Stage at Bread Shed on both Saturday and Sunday; a metalcore stage dedicated to Sophie Lancaster at Factory on Saturday; an alt-rock Pabst Blue Ribbon stage at Zombie Shack on Saturday; a mixed Deadbolt stage at Gorilla on Sunday; and a heavy Live Without Regret Stage at Underdog on Sunday.

Stage Splits are as follows:


Fireball Stage

WSTR,  WeatherstateCoast to CoastTuskensCatch FireBetter Than NeverMontrozeLuke RainsfordThe Young Hearts and Safeguard

Sophie Stage

Martyr DefiledCarcer CityContinentsBordersAll At SeaI Cried WolfValliersFrom InsideEveryday Sidekicks, and Recovery.

Pabst Blue Ribbon Stage

Kamikaze GirlsDearist, Dire BloomPeur, Hover BoredAltar FlowersElevator LadyHappy Animal and Garsoons.


Deadbolt Stage

ShieldsHolding AbsenceInklingsCall Me AmourCarry The CrownSweet Little MachineVeridianParting GiftCascadeAutumn Ruin, and Midnight Drive.

Fireball Stage

JuniorHome WreckedYou Know The DrillDeadset DreamAs December FallsVictory LaneMaypineBetter Days, Storm Harbour and Tirade.

Live Without Regret Stage

CarbineBlack CoastCoveLifetightInvisionsThe Temple,  IllusionsLotus EaterRemenitions, Sworn to Secrecy, and Chainsaw Castration.

Weekend tickets for the festival are available to purchase in advance £26 or on the door for £30 and will include entry to the afterparties for over 18s. Day tickets are also available to purchase for £15 in advance or £18 on the door.

Buy tickets from our websiteFatsomaSkiddleSee Tickets and Ticketline.

Keep up to date with announcements on the Facebook event page.

Deadbolt Festival 2017 Poster Stage Splits - Manchester - Red Cardinal Music