Due to circumstances beyond Blaze Fest’s control, Melbourne rock and rollers, Dead City Ruins have had to pull out of performing at the fest. They will not be replaced, the final line up is as per below.

Regional Victoria will play host to one of the heaviest music festivals in the land onJanuary 26, 2019! The All Aussie Line up features 17 Local and National Touring acts playing over two stages at theKarova Lounge in Ballarat. Blaze Fest has something for every kind of heavy music fan. From the thrash riffage of Desecrator and the technical death metal of Hadal Maw, to the all out assault of gore inspired death metal fromWhoretopsy. Sydney’s Darker Half will be there flying the flag for traditional heavy metal as will ‘the most isolated metal band in the world’ the NT’s Southeast Desert Metal.

Doom and Sludge fans get a look in via psyche rockers Seedy Jeezus and two of the nations longest continually running metal bands Dreadnaught and Frankenbok, names synonymous with the Aussie metal scene, will be solid crowd favourites. Blaze Fest will also showcase some of the newest acts in heavy music via Fall and Resist,Toxicon and Never. If a full day of proper heavy music is what you crave, then make sure you don’t miss Blaze! 
BLAZE FEST LINE UP
Desecrator
Whoretopsy
Hadal Maw
Encircling Sea
Dreadnaught
Frankenbok
Darker Half (NSW)
Southeast Desert Metal (NT)
Seedy Jeezus
The Eternal
Never
Fall and Resist
Toxicon
Wolfpack
Die in a Dream
Hexreign
ANKL

Blaze Music Festival
Saturday, January 26: Karova Lounge, Ballarat Tickets available at: Oztix & Karova Lounge