Bastardfest Bills Unleashed

25 May 2012 | 4:37 pm | Dan Condon

First line ups for all cities announced.

The initial line ups for the Bastardfest shows happening all around country yet again this October and November have been announced with another quality smattering of some of the country's most punishing heavy bands set to destroy stages everywhere.

The Brisbane show, hitting The Hi-Fi on Saturday 13 October, will feature Astriaal, Fuck…I'm Dead, Aversions Crown, King Parrot and Hellbringer.

Adelaide's event will be an all ages affair featuring Fuck…I'm Dead, Aversions Crown, Disentomb and locals A Murder Of Crows, happening at Fowler's Live on Saturday 20 October.

No bands announce for Hobart's Bastardfest yet, but it will be happening at the Brisbane Hotel on Saturday 20 October as well.

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Astriaal, Fuck…I'm Dead, Sensory Amusia, Psychonaut, Enforce and Chainsaw Hookers make up the first announcement for Perth's event, which happens at the Civic Hotel on Saturday 27 October.

The Espy in Melbourne will be hosting Astriaal, Fuck…I'm Dead, Disentomb, Extortion and Broozer for its event on Saturday 3 November.

There is a two day extravaganza happening in Canberra at The Basement on Friday 9 November and Saturday 10, with the almighty Blood Duster joining Fuck…I'm Dead, Aversions Crown, Voyager, Disentomb and hometown heroes Aeon Of Horus.

Darwin gets a chance to feel the brute force of Bastardfest as the city's Browns Mart plays host to Queenslanders Amagon and locals Hate For Fate, Fema and The Crucible on Saturday 10 November.

It all wraps up on Saturday 17 November in Sydney with the Sandringham Hotel set to be torn to pieces by Astriaal, Fuck…I'm Dead, Aversions Crown, Disentomb, Hellbringer and Festering Drippage.

Tickets for all shows are on sale from Monday 4 June.