Australia’s Darker Half Confirmed for Warriors Of Metal Fest VII

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The Warriors of Metal, Inc. non-profit organization is very excited to announce the confirmation of Sydney, Australia’s power thrash metal band Darker Half for this summer’s Warriors Of Metal Fest VII. Darker Half will be supporting the release of their upcoming third studio album, ‘Never Surrender’.


Band vocalist and guitarist, Vo Simpson states, “We are stoked to be coming to the US for Warriors Of Metal Fest VII this year! This’ll be our first time in America and our first show outside Australia so we’re excited to come and play with so many great bands and hope we can bring back some killer stories. It’s an honour to be invited to play a festival we’ve heard so much about over here, so we hope you enjoy what we do. We look forward to seeing you, rockin’ your socks off and making some new fans and friends on the other side of the planet \m/ ”


The 7th annual Warriors of Metal Fest will be held June 27 – 28 at O’Shecky’s Live Bar & Grill in Columbus, Ohio. Tickets are on sale & various levels of sponsorship opportunities are now available at the Fest’s website at


Bands confirmed for Pre-Fest Showcase on Thursday, June 26 at O’Sheckeys Live Bar & Grill include: Eternal Legacy (headliner) Automaton, Deadiron, Lower 13, Dethrats, Grave Robber, Split The Abyss and Winterhymn.


Warriors Of Metal Fest VII confirmed bands thus far for the main Fest on Friday, June 27 & Saturday June 28 include: Armory, Aska (Friday headliner), A Sound Of Thunder, A Tortured Soul, Benedictum w/ special guest Leather Leone, Beyond Fallen, Burning Shadows, Cellador, Crusader, Darker Half, Lords Of The Trident, Mithridium, Noble Beast, Resistance, Restless Breed, Shadowstrike, Shallow Ground, Steel Assassin, Valhall, Vermithrax and Zephaniahiah.


Keep up-to-date with all of the developments such as band announcements and ticket information for next year’s show through the Warrior’s of Metal Fest’s Facebook page:

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