PULP LIVE WORLD proudly announces the full international line-up of PULP SUMMER SLAM 18: OF GOOD AND EVIL. This is the 18th edition of Southeast Asia’s longest-running metal festival taking place on May 5, 2018 at Amoranto Stadium, Quezon City. The line-up boasts of 10 international bands, making it the largest international roster in the festival’s history. Headlining the event are metal gods BEHEMOTH, AT THE GATES, and CRADLE OF FILTH while supporting acts DEATH ANGEL, CROWN THE EMPIRE, JINJER, ATTILA, CRYSTAL LAKE, NERVECELL, and SECRETS complete the globally diverse list.
Making their Manila debut is Poland’s blackened death metal legends BEHEMOTH. The band is currently comprised of guitarist and vocalist Adam “Nergal” Darski, drummer Zbigniew “Inferno” Promiński, bassist Tomasz “Orion” Wróblewski,and guitarist Patryk “Seth” Sztyber. With their albums like Satanica, Demigod, and their most recent The Satanist, not only did they have a significant role in the development of the Polish underground metal scene, but also extreme metal as a whole.
Also making their Manila debut is Sweden’s AT THE GATES. One of the bands that were at the forefront of the melodic death metal movement with their seminal albums Terminal Spirit Disease and Slaughter of the Soul, the band is currently comprised of vocalist Tomas Lindberg, drummer Adrian Erlandsson, bassist Jonas Björler, rhythm guitarist Martin Larsson, and lead guitarist Jonas Stålhammar.