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New England Metal and Hardcore Festival announce 2012 lineup

December 13 2011, 10:58 AM EST By Bryne Yancey

The lineup for the 2012 New England Metal and Hardcore Festival has been announced. The Black Dahlia Murder and Killswitch Engage will highlight the first and third days of the festival respectively, with a "special guest headliner" slated to be announced on January 2. Check out the rest of the lineup below.

Tickets go on sale this Friday, December 16 at 10 a.m. ET.

Friday April 20th: THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, The Acacia Strain, Oceano, All Shall Perish, Nile, Skeletonwitch, Lionheart, Fleshgod Apocalypse, First Blood, Molotov Solution, The Contortionist, Reign Supreme, Conducting From The Grave, Fit For An Autopsy, Incendiary, Palehorse, Hour Of Penance, Legion and Relentless

Saturday April 21st: SPECIAL GUEST HEADLINER (to be announced on January 2nd), Overkill, iwrestledabearonce, Protest the Hero, Periphery, Bane, Shipwreck, Cruel Hand, Aborted, Blackguard, The Mongoloids, Belgardor, System Divide, Naysayer, The Greenery, Diamond Plate, Rotting Out, Expire, Elitist, Trump The Harlot, Manners and Malefice

Sunday April 22nd: KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, Every Time I Die, Vanna, For Today, Chelsea Grin, Sleeping Giant, Stick To Your Guns, Attila, On Broken Wings, Mychildren Mybride, For The Fallen Dreams, Texas In July, Upon A Burning Body, Volumes, Like Moths To Flames, Hundredth, No Bragging Rights, Counterparts and Gideon