Devin Townsend Project, Meshuggah and Dredg Sidewave
Devin Townsend; one of the most admired and lauded figures in the metal world will be bringing his astonishingly deep and varied catalogue of mind-blowing music to a Melbourne sidewave.
Devin Townsend has amazed, beguiled and occasionally baffled all comers in numerous incarnations spanning the extreme noise metal of Strapping Young Lad to the intricate melodies of Ocean Machine; Devin has had his hand in almost every genre of music, from industrial metal to progressive rock to ambient sounds. Joining Townsend will be Meshuggah. These Swedish giants have been leading the metal world with their ground-breaking approach to song writing and their sixth studio album Obzen, a genre classic, sees them at their unrelenting and vicious best. Also along for the ride are Dredg who have been experimenting and pushing the boundaries throughout their 15 year career. With their 5th studio album Chuckles and Mr Squeezy Dredge are firmly cementing their place as one of rocks most innovative artists breaking new ground in an unexplored realm.