The US’s longest running hardcore festival, Philly’s This Is Hardcore Festival, kicks off tomorrow at the Union Transfer venue with headliners Snapcase and Chokehold anchoring a raucous line-up before days 2-4 shift gears to the iconic Electric Factory show grounds where headliners The Exploited, Misfits, American Nightmare, Cro-Mags, and scores of talents from around the world converge on Philadelphia. We’ve included a brief overview of bands, set times, after-shows, vendors, ticket information and more below. Per-usual- BTS will be covering This Is Hardcore with ongoing, in-depth photo coverage from the crowd as Anne Spina gathers her signature stage shots. Stay tuned.
1. TICKET INFO
LINKS FOR PURCHASE BELOW.
OR BUY AT THE DOOR FOR FRI, SAT, or SUN.
THURSDAY single tickets – SOLD OUT
FRIDAY single tickets– still available HERE
SATURDAY single tickets– still available HERE
SUNDAY single tickets– still available HERE
Few Random Facts About TIH X:
Saturday is the last time TIH will ever have Bane on the TIHC stage.
The Exploited‘s first time in US since 2004.
H2O‘s 20th anniversary.
Noisey Get With Joe Hardcore with 10 Questions about 10 Years of This Is Hardcore
Vote For The TIH X Video You Want To See First:
You can vote for the TIHC 2015 sets you want to see first this weekend by visiting the HARVCORE Records table and casting your vote. This year’s videos will be edited/posted in the order the public decides. Voting will be rolling and will remain open until all sets are posted. 10% of the voting proceeds benefit the Mazzoni Center, an LGBTQ health clinic in Philly.
You can also vote/track standings at hate5six.com/vote
2015 FOOD VENDORS: (Loads of Vegan options)
SPOT Gourmet Burgers, Steaks, & Pork
Kung Fu Hoagies
Hardcore Sweet Cupcakes
Little Baby’s Ice Cream
Oink and Moo BBQ
Mac Mart Food Truck
Say Cheese Philadelphia
Poi Dog Snack Shop
Street Food Philly
Chewys Philly Food Truck
Rival Bros Coffee