Knotfest.com today announce Pulse of the Maggots Fest, a free online festival sponsored by ESP Guitars and presented by MusiCares, Ernie Ball and Rock Against Racism. Hosted by Knotfest.com’s very own Beez, Ryan J Downey and special guests, Pulse of the Maggots Fest comprises 3 digital stages (the MusiCares stage, Rock Against Racism stage and ESP stage) with performances from 20 of the the most exciting up-and-coming artists. Pulse of the Maggots is Knotfest.com’s brand dedicated solely to spotlighting emerging acts that bring creativity, originality and excitement to the growing aggressive music community, and whose namesake festival will stream on Knotfest.com.
Starting today, Knotfest.com will spotlight each artist including some that will be featured on Knotfest.com’s flagship show Mosh Talks with Beez. Pulse of the Maggots Fest kicks off at 8pm UK time/12pm PST on Friday 13th November. Click here to learn more.
The festival starts on the MusiCares stage (at 8pm UK time), which will be followed by the Rock Against Racism stage (10:30 pm UK) and conclude with the ESP stage acts (1am UK onwards). The stellar Pulse of the Maggots Fest lineup features Hacktivist, October Ends, PRXJEK, Cerberus, Orbit Culture, Tallah, dEMOTIONAL, Vended, SCARLET, Year of the Knife, Introtyl, Wargasm, Diamond Construct, VCTMS, Death Blooms, Death Tour, Thrown into Exile, Once Awake, 156 Silence, and I Revolt.
The festival also unveils Pulse of the Maggots’ new logo with accompanying merchandise for sale in the Knotfest Store, including a Pulse of the Maggots Fest t-shirt for which a portion of proceeds will go to MusiCares. Also available will be every participating band’s new merch line and special items which can be purchased starting today and through the event. Check out the Pulse of the Maggots Fest merchandise here.