Western Canada’s decibel breaking heavy metal festival LOUD AS HELL returns for its sixth consecutive year presented by Semchuk Productions, Jurassic Ink Custom Tattoo, Prairie Fire Events, and Asher Media Relations. Hosted in the Alberta badlands in Drumheller, this year’s three day festival from August 4th-6th features 40 bands from across Western Canada and beyond. Ready to resurrect the roaring echoes of the dinosaurs that once ruled the area millions of years ago, the 2017 headliners Detroit tyrants BATTLECROSS will be melting the faces off headbangers and sure to stir a massive pit along with stoner rockers Vancouver’s BLACK WIZARD will fellow city comrades sludge riffers BISON and Canadian 80’s thrash legends AGGRESSION. The festival also includes various vendors, tattoo artists, suspension demos, guitar and drum clinics. Full line-up and set times listed below.

Weekend passes are now available at pre-sale price for $79 CAD until March 1st and will increase to the regular price of $99 CAD. Weekend passes include tent camping (additional onsite charges for RV’s, trailers, & motorhomes).
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Loud As Hell – 2017 Line Up & Set Times
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Friday, August 4
*Cocaine Mustache (Vancouver, BC) – 12:45am
*Bison (Vancouver, BC) – 11:15pm
*Exit Strategy (Calgary, AB) – 10pm
*Mortillery (Edmonton, AB) – 9pm
*Sentient (Calgary, AB) – 8pm
*W.M.D. (Calgary, AB) – 7pm
*Leave The Living (Red Deer, AB) – 6pm

Saturday, August 5
*Shocker (Edmonton, AB) – 12:45am
*Aggression (Vancouver, AB) – 11:15pm
*Planet Eater (Regina, SK) – 10pm
*Tyrants Demise (Winnipeg, MB) – 9pm
*Expain (Vancouver, BC) – 8pm
*VX36 (Northern California) – 7pm
*Neck of The Woods (Vancouver, BC) – 6pm
*Shark Infested Daughters (Calgary, AB) – 5:15pm
*God Said Kill (Port Coquitlam, BC) – 4:30pm
*Burning Effigy (Calgary, AB) – 3:45pm
*Social Arsonist (Chile/Vancouver, BC)- 3pm
*Hammerdrone (Calgary, AB) – 2:15pm
*Cell (Winipeg, MB)- 1:30pm
*Tides of Kharon (Edmonton, AB) – 12:45pm
*The Cadavor Dog (High River, AB) – 12pm
*Concrete Funeral (Calgary, AB) – 11:15am
*Nuclear Oath (Medicine Hat, AB) – 10:30am

Sunday, Aug 6
*Battlecross (Detroit, MI) – 11:15pm
*Black Wizard (Vancouver, BC) – 10pm
*Galactic Pegasus (Vancouver, BC) – 9pm
*Scythia (Calgary, AB) – 8pm
*Nylithia (Vancouver, BC) – 7pm
*Dead Asylum (Vancouver, BC) – 6pm
*Altars of Grief (Regina, SK) – 5:15pm
*Skepsis (Edmonton, AB) – 4:30pm
*Tales of The Tomb (Edmonton, AB) – 3:45pm
*Tyrant of Chaos (Lethbridge, AB) – 3pm
*Slaughterhauser (Mission City, BC) – 2:15pm
*Sovreign Enemy (Winnipeg, MB)  – 1:30pm
*Statue of Demur (Calgary, AB) – 12:45pm
*Gales of Avalon (Calgary, AB) – 12pm
*Immunize (Edmonton, AB) – 11:15am
*Caste of Shadows (Lethbridge, AB) – 10:30am

Loud As Hell 2017 social media hashtag is #LAH666.

Also check out’s live review of LAH 2016 here.

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Festival Bio: Loud As Hell Metal Festival in Drumheller, Alberta, Canada will be celebrating year 6 in 2017. As always the festival takes place over August long weekend from August 4th-6th. They always work their hardest to deliver the best lineup in the West ready to melt your face off. Featuring over 30 of the top Canadian metal bands you won’t want to miss any of it. And don’t forget about their freak shows, burlesque dancers, clinics, vendors and dinosaurs!

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