IMPERICON Festival is thrilled to announce the first wave of bands for the UK leg of the festival in 2017, which is set to take place at Manchester Academy on the 17th April.

Headlining the Bank Holiday event is deathcore heavyweights THY ART IS MURDER, who will be joined by US titans MISS MAY I, hard-hitting five-piece BEING AS AN OCEAN and Australia's fast-rising metalcore outfit IN HEARTS WAKE. 

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Following 2016's smash success (including appearances from HatebreedEmmureNorthlane, and more), playing to capacity crowds across Europe, the IMPERICON Festival tour looks set to grow and grow. Returning to Manchester once again, stay tuned for more news as the festival hits the British Isles for the third year running. 

Full list of dates:

14/04/2017 Wien, Arena (AT)
15/04/2017 Leipzig, Neue Messe (DE)
17/04/2017 Manchester, Academy (UK)
21/04/2017 Zürich, X-TRA (CH)
22/04/2017 Oberhausen, Turbinenhalle (AT)
30/04/2017 München, Zenith (DE)

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