Always pushing the boundaries and expectations of heavy music tours Avocado Booking are proud to deliver another great Impericon Never Say Die! line up! Featuring firm scene favourites and up and coming new arrivals this years Impericon Never Say Die! Tour is hands down amongst the best yet!
IMPERICON NEVER SAY DIE! TOUR 2017 featuring:
“Pulling from the cream of the crop of the heavy music scene, this years INSD! Showcases established bands and the newcomers alike which is something we’re incredibly proud of” says Ivonne Davies-Kreye / Avocado Booking. “I think this years line-up delivers on all fronts!”
“Avocado Booking continue to push the boundaries of the Impericon Never Say Die! Tour as they once again deliver another unbelievable line up. We are incredibly proud to be a part of the team and look forward to an exciting party!“ says Martin Böttcher / Impericon.
EMMURE return to Europe with their blistering new record ‘Look At Yourself’ under their belts, a brutal self-examination and observation, balancing hate, bile and perseverance, with the tempered experience of a life spent in pursuit of self-reliance and respect. It’s beautifully expressed in a crushing barrage of riffs that never fail to push the forward-motion groove. All these are excellent reasons why EMMURE are the perfect headline band for the INSD! 2017 tour!
“We’re very excited to finally be making our way back to Europe and the UK to play for some our most loyal and die hard fans. Look At Yourself showcases some of the best material to date, and we can not be more pumped about playing more new music for our fans overseas." says Frankie Palmeri
Australia’s hardcore heroes and previous Never Say Die! veterans DEEZ NUTS are back with a brand new record and are primed and ready as ever to bring the mosh pit action to all the venues on this tour. “We can't wait to be apart of NSD again! We had a blast tearing up Europe with NSD 6 years ago and this time it’s gonna be ten times stronger! You don't want to miss this!” says frontman JJ Peters, fresh off the back of a hectic summer schedule. The band are enthusiastic as ever about being a part of INSD! 2017 and we can’t wait to have them back!
The sonic brutality of Salt Lake City’s CHELSEA GRIN is nothing to be underestimated, the band have been a workhorse since their inception in 2007 garnering huge praise from critics and audiences alike the band stepped it up a gear with the release of their latest masterpiece ‘Self Inflicted’ which dropped last year! We’re incredibly excited to have them be a part of the INSD! Tour!
“We are excited to be flying overseas again to be part of this amazing festival with good friends. It’s the perfect way to end our Self Inflicted touring cycle. Expect to see a few surprises this tour to end the year.” – Jake Harmond
Illinois natives SWORN IN are a certainly a force to be reckoned with! Mixing shattering brutality with equal parts beauty the band have been making waves in their native USA and are primed to drop their latest record ‘All Smiles’ this summer. "We're incredibly honored to finally properly tour and perform in Europe. Couldn't ask for a better lineup to do this with either” says frontman Tyler Dennen. We’re sure their inclusion in INSD! will be a sure-fire highlight for all those who attend so make sure to pay attention!
Ready and waiting to bring their message to Europe, Texan four-piece KUBLAI KAHN are sure to win over audiences with their refreshing brand of hopeful and positive metal-core when they return this autumn. We can’t wait to see them destroy the stages on this years INSD tour!
“We are extremely excited to come back to Europe with such an insane lineup. Emmure, Deez Nuts, Chelsea Grin, Sworn In, Lorna Shore and Polaris. If we roll through your city come out and have a good time with us.” – Matt Honeycutt
Making their European debut as one of INSD! 2017 rotating opening bands, Australia’s POLARIS are the latest to grow from the countries ever burgeoning and diverse metal, hardcore and post-hardcore scene. "It's an honor to be part of the legendary Never Say Die tour! This will be our first time ever in Europe and we couldn't be more stoked to see how you guys get down. See you in November!" says Jamie Hails. Having supported the likes of Parkway Drive, Northlane and Hellions the bands impressive sonic assault will be hard to avoid this autumn.
Last but certainly not least New Jersey misfits LORNA SHORE bring their perfected blend of death, power and progressive metal to Europe for the very first time and provide a perfect addition as one of the two rotating openers of the tour. Their energetic, pummelling live show will definitely get the audiences energy levels up from the very first note, we can’t wait!
"We are proud to announce we are part of this years Never Say Die tour. We want to thank everyone involved in the tour for inviting us over as this will be our first trip overseas. It's been long overdue. See you soon." – frontman Tom Barber
Avocado Booking and Impericon are excited to announce that Hope For The Day will once again return as a partner for Impericon Never Say Die! 2017.
“It's an honor to be the charity partner of the Never Say Die Tour for the 4th year. Each night we continue to break the silence of stigma, by being proactive on suicide prevention letting those living with suicidal thoughts or mental health issues know that ITS OK NOT TO BE OK. We will reduce the rates of suicide by raising the visibility of resources and empowering individuals to start the conversation in their communities.”