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Maryland Deathfest 2016 Wishlist

Bands that have never played: 1349, 1833 AD, 3 Inches of Blood, A Winter Lost, Acid King, Aeon, Ascension (Germany), Agnostic Front, All Out War, Anthrax, Bad Brains, Boris, Borknagar, Cannabis Corpse, Cannibal Corpse, Carpathian Forest, Chthonic, Crackdust, Dååth, Dark Fortress, Dark Funeral, Darkane, Darkestrah, Death (the protopunk band), Deeds of Flesh, Destruction, Enslaved, Entombed AD, Evile, Exodus, Festerday, Flotsam and Jetsam, Finntroll, Foehammer, Gojira, Gorgoroth, Hate Eternal, Heaven Shall Burn, High on Fire, Hirax, Hypocrisy, King Diamond, Kung-Fu Dykes, Ministry, Mitochondrion, Motörhead, Naglfar, Nashville Pussy, Nuclear Vomit, Oathean, Obscura, Order of Orias, Overkill, Pro-Pain, Root, Sad Legend, Satyricon, Scarab, Sikth, Skeletonwitch, Smouldering In Forgotten, Suicidal Tendencies, Superjoint Ritual, Terrorizer, Testament, The Crown, The Exploited, Tiamat, Vader, Vista Chino, WrustBands that should reunite: ...And Oceans, Acid Bath, Alabama Thunderpussy, Angel Corpse, Animosity, Bloodlet, Bongzilla, Carnage, Cataract, Celtic Frost, Deadguy, Demolition Hammer, Discordance Axis, Dismember, Emperor, Eucharist, Ex Deo, First Arsch, God Dethroned, Hypnosia, Lard, Lykathea Aflame, Mercyful Fate, Nevermore, Red Harvest, Ripping Corpse, Sarcófago, Spazz, Stormtroopers of Death, Strapping Young Lad, Vio-LenceBands that should return: Aborted, ACxDC, Asphyx, Benediction, Bolt Thrower, Buzzov•en, Circle of Dead Children, Cryptopsy, Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult, Extreme Noise Terror, God Macabre, Godflesh, Immolation, Impaled Nazarene, Impetuous Ritual, Krallice, Mayhem, Morbid Saint, Necrophobic, Nekrofilth, Noothgrush, Nunslaughter, Pallbearer, Razor, Regurgitate, Ringworm, Sigh, Ulcerate, Unearthly Trance, Unsane, Vomit Remnants, Weedeater

Wishlist 2016:Abbath, Absu, Goatwhore, Satyricon, Sigh, Sodom, Taake,Tankard, Vader.

Bands that never played: Abazagorath, Azaghal, Amon (Deicide members), Baptism, Carpathian Forest, Craft, Dark Fortress, Deicide, Dark Funeral, Demonic Christ, Hate (Poland), Hypocrisy, Impiety, Mystifier, Morbosidad, Nader Sadek, Necrodeath (Italy), Root (Czech Republic), Svartsyn, Satanic Warmaster, Scarab (Death metal from Cairo, Egypt), Thy Antichrist.  Returns: Necros Christos, Venom, Destroyer 666, Goat Torment, and The Ruins of Beverast.  Reunions: Acid Bath, Angel Corpse, Mercyful Fate (I know this will never happen).  

Bands that havent played: Sabbat, Undergang, Agathocles, Esoteric, Insanity, Crematory, Abhorrence, Rippikoulu, Protector, Infant Death, Sadus, Nyctophobic, Thanatos, Kreator, Destruction, Exumer, Vastum, Dispirit, Trepanation, Horrid (LA), Hellwitch, Beyond (Germany)

Bands the haven't played:  Skeletal Spectre, SubRosa, The Crown, Bosse-De-Nage, Howling, Tribulation, Arkona(Russia), Chelsea Wolfe, Arch Enemy, Kreator, Hypocrisy, Lord Dying, Blood Cult, King Diamond, Anthrax, Dillinger Escape Plan, Gojira, MeshuggahBands that should return:  Bolt Thrower, Ruins of Beverast, Agalloch, Exumed, Sigh, Cryptopsy, Yakuza, Last Days of Humanity, Origin, Manilla Road, Cattle Decapitation, Carcass, Napalm Death, Pig Destroyer, Agoraphobic Nosebleed, The Melvins, Dying Fetus, 

Annihilator, Athiest, Vio-lence, Hate Storm Annihilation  Horrendeous just to name a few.

  • I'd love to see Triptykon, Arcturus, and Obituary return to MDF 2016 - they had some great shows. I enjoyed Vulcano, Neurosis, and Aura Noir a lot as well. I'd also enjoy seeing Tiamat, My Dying Bride, Samael, Therion, Candlemass, Voivod, Carcass, Satyricon, Fields of the Nephilim, Madder Mortem, and King Diamond/Mercyful Fate.
  • I regret that I missed Primordial, Winter, Master, Demilich, Napalm Death, Jex Thoth, and D.R.I. at MDF 2015, and I wouldn't mind catching at least a a couple of these bands in a future MDF.
  • It seems unlikely that they'd appear at MDF anytime soon, but Disincarnate, Coroner, and Emperor seem like they'd be some good shows from what I've seen and heard of their live performances online.
  • I like the great variety of bands that appeared at MDF 2015, and I think I'd be just fine with seeing the occasional traditional NWOBHM, folk-metal, power-metal, punk, or hardcore band in the future. YMMV, but I think I could see The Exploited and Discharge, for example, going over well at MDF, as well as In Extremo and Streetlight Manifesto.  I missed seeing Korpiklaani, Ensiferium, and Trollfest at the Soundstage a few days after MDF 2015 (I just didn't have the time, money, or energy after MDF to see another concert), so it would be kind of cool to at least see Korpiklaani at MDF 2016.

LORD BELIAL! The Crown, Amon, God Dethroned, Unleashed, Wardruna, Ten Masked Men(UK) (not sure if they are still around), Deeds Of Flesh, Gorgy, Abominant, Souldrainer, Hypocrisy Bands I wish could reunite - Gutted (Ohio, US), Accidental Suicide, Oppressor(know this will never happen), Carnage and Eucharist (SWE)

My number one band to play would to get Dismember to reunite (get them to play from front to back Like An Everflowing Stream after all, it'll be it's twenty fifth anniversary!) Then have them play other material the second half of their set and Dismember should headline the Edison Lot as well! Other bands to play at MDF XIV are : Abbath, Antiversum, Autopsy, Beherit, Behexen, Bolt Thrower, Craft, Cryptopsy, Dawn, Demigod, Exciter, Grave, Hypocrisy, Infernal Majesty, Interment, Lord Belial, Merciless, Mournful Congregation, Naglfar, Nocturnal Depression, Possessed, Sargeist, Satanic Warmaster, Unanimated, and Under The Church! |m|

Rap/Hip-Hop artists/groups: Swollen Members, Necro, Jedi Mind Tricks, Talib Kweli, Dilated Peoples, MF Doom, Cannibal Ox, Immortal Technique, Hieroglyphics, Murs, Geto Boys, YC The Cynic

SHINING That's all I'm wishing for in 2016...

Nothing crazy. Lots of repeats.Esoteric, Immolation, Nile, Asphyx, Whiplash, Voivod, Department of Correction, St. Vitus, Immortal, Autopsy, Melechesh, Mortuary Drape, Macabre, Nifelheim, Inqusition, Bolt Thrower, Acrostichon, Plague Widow and Sabbat (UK) and the Martyrdoom 4 lineup. Anything heavy and interesting. For example I forgot where I was and almost lost my mind during Knelt Rote. Not bad for a set I had no intention of seeing. Fewer stoner bands. My attention span refuses to cope with the likes of Yob. More punk rock at Soundstage.


My attention span refuses to cope with the likes of Yob.   But you're requesting Esoteric.  And Saint Vitus.

SV because Dave Chandler. Also their songs aren't 15 minutes long. Book Esoteric because Yob isn't funeral doom. 

I propose the following KILLER underground bands from the southeast.
  • Suppressive Fire (blackened thrash)
  • All Hell (blackthrash/punk)
  • Sadistic Ritual (thrash)
  • Necrocosm (melodic death) / thrash metal:
  • Arckanum, Blaze Of Perdition, Chaos Invocation
  • Ketzer, Malign, Marduk, Megiddo, Nifelheim
  • Ofermod, Ondskapt
  • Razor Of Occam, Slutvomit, Svartsyn, Unpure
Death metal:
  • Bastard Priest, Deathchain, Degial
  • Horrendous, Maim, Morbider
  • Necrovation, Nominon, Sorcery
  • Unanimated, Under The Church
  • Vampire, Venenum, Verminous, Vorum
Heavy metal:
  • Black Trip, Enforcer, Satan
Long Shots - Bands who haven't played live recently (sometimes decades) & have not expressed interest in doing so or are split-up:
  • Dawn, Dismember, Grand Belial's Key, Grotesque, Kaamos, Merciless, Sacrilege GBG, Sorhin

TRUE - Death/Thrash from Brazil -  

Coffins, hooded menace, Windhand, cough, om, uncle acid, codfinworm, lord mantis, dark throne, panzerchrist, nothing,ahab, legion of the dammed, primitive man, panopticon, colbalt, tempel, electric wizard, church of misery, gorguts, thou, anaal nathrakh, conan, enslaved, dragged into sunlight, marduk, Russian circles, watian, bell witch, black breath, keep of kalessin, monolord, mmayhem, the ruins of beverast, eyehategod, runemagick, belphegor, yob, dopethrone, 1349, bolt thrower, generation of vipers, asphyx, vader, and autopsy so hyped foe hail of bullets fuck yes sure many really rad bands will tear down.

Please add this killer bands to already amazing set of bands of MDF 2016 God Dethroned, Acheron, Sarcofago, Nifelhim, Infernal War, Brutality, Infernal Majesty, Acherontas, Secrets of the Moon, Blaze of Perdition, Goat Semen, Morbosidad, Lvcityre, Marduk, Sulphur Aeon, king Diamond, Schammach, MDF best festival in the world!!

Terrorizer LA, Nausea LA, Nails, Cretin, Deadbeat  and ACxDC