Hailed as one of the UK’s most important and defining festivals amongst the punk and hardcore community, after having been hit by cancellations like the rest of the UK festival circuit this year, Leeds founded OUTBREAK FESTIVAL is ensuring they’re still coming back with full force next year.
Having already seen the likes of TURNSTILE, TITLE FIGHT, GORILLA BISCUITS and more as headliners over the years, and now upgrading to the Manchester Bowler’s Exhibition Centre for 2021, the 10 year anniversary of the festival is set to be their biggest yet.
“Our aim was always to put something together to really show the diversity within the hardcore punk community. This is a festival for everyone, a place where people can feel welcomed, allowed to express themselves however they want, meet like minded people and above all have fun.” Comments the founders. “This was our goal from the start and 10 years on we are still living by this.”
“tHIS IS A FESTIVAL FOR EVERYONE, A PLACE WHERE PEOPLE CAN FEEL WEMCOMED, ALLOWED TO EXPRESS THEMSELVES…”
With some of the freshest and most exciting new acts on the bill consisting of YUNG GUV, HIGH VIS, and first time headliners KNOCKED LOOSE, as well as some of the most important pillars in hardcore such as YOUTH OF TODAY, FIDDLEHEAD (Pat Flynn of HAVE HEART), INCENDIARY also joining the bill, 2021 is to be year that Outbreak festival becomes THE European punk and hardcore festival.
” We are excited to be a part of the Outbreak Fest line up. I’ve watched tons of videos from this fest and I’m stoked to experience it first hand.” comments Knocked Loose vocalist Bryan Garris.
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