photo by Pamela Lin
You may know Kevin Lyman as the man behind Warped Tour and Taste Of Chaos, and now Lyman has announced after taking a year off It’s Not Dead Fest will return this August. Rancid and Dropkick Murphys will headlining the punk festival Aug. 26, at at Glen Helen Amphitheater in Devore.
I think it is time to rollout "ITS NOT DEAD 2," hold August 26th on your calendar. Will take a couple of weeks to finish line-up.
— KevinLyman (@KevinLyman) February 18, 2017
The ska and punk festival focused on classic bands and when the festival first debuted in 2015 it featured bands such as Descendents, Bad Religion, Less Than Jake, Pennywise, NOFX and more. After skipping 2016, the second installment of It’s Not Dead will not only include the headliner’s Rancid and Dropkick Murphys but has also slated performances by Buck-O-Nine, Buzzcocks, The Casualties, Channel 3, Down By Law, The Exploited, Flatliners, GBH, Good Riddance, The Grim, Guttermouth, The Interrupters, Kevin Seconds, Left Alone, Love Canal, Mad Caddies, Madcap, Murphy’s Law, Off!, Reagan Youth, Rehab Bob, Runaway Kids, The Selecter, Skating Polly, Slaughter and the Dogs, The Toasters, Toxic Energy, True Rivals, The Unseen, U.S. Bombs, Voodoo Glow Skulls, A Wilhelm Scream and Wraths.
Also returning this year is the “Art’s Not Dead” art exhibition alongside the “Punks Well Read” book signing area.
Tickets will be going on sale at 9 a.m. March 20th with early-bird tickets starting at $30+fees which will rise to $42.50+fees and final day of show price being $60 w/ fees included.
It’s Not Dead Fest 2017 Lineup
Buck O Nine
Down by Law
Slaughter and the Dogs
Voodoo Glow Skulls
A Wilhelm Scream
MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED