The second annual 'Slaughter the by the Water' features a very special one night only, exclusive! Bay area appearances by Nuclear Assault, Autopsy, Cattle Decapitation, Whiplash and Zombie Holocaust.
Supporting acts include: Warbringer, Ludicra, Undivided, Vindicator, Dread, Hatchet, Insanity, Exmortus and Witchaven.
Coming together for the very first time in history, on one bill, one night only!
Witness history in the making on Saturday June 25th @ The Craneway Pavilion in Richmond, CA the 45,000 square foot faculty that floats on 25 breathtaking water front acres with a 180 degree view of the entire bay, with Northern California's Largest LCD flat screen and one million dollar Myer sound system, new to Slaughter by the Water this year, The Heavy Metal Convention! With Guitar venders, Clothing companies, skate board companies, Record labels, meet and greets and much more.
Slaughter by the Water, the biggest event of the Year! all the legends from around the country of the 80's and the new torch carries of today. You want an epic journey? Then travel to the Slaughter by the Water. An all age, all day metal festival event, in the heart of the San Francisco Bay Area.
For more information, visit the SBTW Facebook page!
About The Fest:
The true core of Thrash Metal is found in one place, the San Francisco Bay Area and was widely attributed as a starting point of American Thrash Metal. Spawning the likes of Metallica, Slayer, Testament, Death Angel and Exodus.
Many bands that got their start here in the past and have become the Legends of today. Slaughter by the Water calls on the greats and brings them to perform on one bill just as they did back in the 80’s. only this time, the stages are bigger and crowds have grown.
Created by Brian and Nick, Slaughter by the Water had it's first show in April of 2010. The show was incredibly successful in attendance of 900 thrash metal fans from around the Bay area by popular demand, the Bay Area demanded another one.
So break out your denim vest, grab your leather Jacket and get ready to circle pit like it's 1986 all over again. Slaughter by the Water will make a splash heard around the world.
Along side these legends, Slaughter by the Water bring the best bands of today that carry the flag of Thrash Metal and puts them on stage with their idols.