USFEST – A New Game-Changing Rock, Punk & Metal Festival Announced For Sydney

Introducing USFEST: a game-changing new event for the Sydney heavy music community, addressing the complex issue of gender diversity on Aussie festival lineups by aiming to inspire meaningful, positive change from the grassroots!

USFEST will be co-headlined by pop-punk shooting stars YOURS TRULY and BETWEEN YOU AND ME, the inaugural event features a paradigm-shattering rock, punk & metal bill made up of a minimum 50% bands with at least one non-male identifying member, uniting to raise funds to support the important work of Girls Rock Sydney.

Joining YOURS TRULY, BETWEEN YOU AND ME and REDHOOK on USFEST’s dual stage 2019 bill will be Brisbane punk quintet STATESIDE, Brisbane rockers COLUMBUS, Sydney grunge heroes THE DEAD LOVE, local scene veterans SIENNA SKIES, purveyors of “rock with heart” STELLAR ADDICTION, Sydney metal champs ARTERIES, Melbourne metalcore rising stars THE LAST MARTYR, Northern Beaches punks DOWN FOR TOMORROW, fresh-faced Sydney pop-punks GRENADE JUMPER, alt-metallers SCARBURROW, bluesy rock newcomers FANGS, Sydney pop-punks HEADSTRONG and student band the BIG MUSIC BANDITS.

USFEST plans to raise funds for Girls Rock Sydney who celebrate gender diversity in a traditionally male-dominated scene and bringing the community together to help create positive change
https://www.usfest.com.au/

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