Urban Assault 2018



The second annual Urban Assault festival takes place this weekend in Cork. Following the success of last years Urban Assault they are continuing this event at the same time this year.
The only question is……. WILL YOU SURVIVE??

Here’s the full line up for you to check out. Starting with the opening band through to the festivals headline act Dead Label. 


God Alone.

Five piece post-metal band from Cork, Ireland. They bring a free flowing energy to their music, each song a crescendo of progressive styling dipped in Black Metal. God Alone are one of the more interesting young bands in the country today.

Following The Signs

A metal band from Cork City writing banging heavy riffs, blistering drums, cheeky bassliines and diverse heavy vocals. 

I know we have been fairly quiet lately , so here's a snippet of one of our new tracks , you'll hear it live at Urban assault!!

Posted by Following The Signs on Saturday, 20 January 2018




Death Metal/Melodic Death Metal from Northern Ireland. Formed in January 2016, debut EP “Legion “Within” now available.


Words That Burn

Words That Burn is a alternative/melodic metal band from the North East of Ireland signed to WormholeDeath Records/Aural Music



Dissonant progressive sludge from the south coast of Ireland.

Strangle Wire

Strangle Wire was formed by four guys determined to leave their mark on the worldwide Death Metal Scene. Having being collectively involved in bands for over several decades, Strangle wire is a band built on experience. 

Branding themselves as Psychological Death Metal, Strangle wire’s artwork and lyrical concepts attempt to capture the darker parts of the human condition. 


 Audible Joes

Four young whippersnappers with a knack for solving mysteries.


Conjuring Fate

Conjuring Fate are an Irish heavy metal band from Co.Antrim, Northern Ireland. Formed by founding member Phil Horner in 2005 alongside vocalist Tommy Daly. This has been the core of the band since the beginning. 

There have been various lineups and other projects over the years but they are now back with a full new lineup as of 2014.


Na Cruithne

Is banna Folk Metal as Éirinn é Na Cruithne. Tháinig an grúpa le chéile i 2012 i nGallimh. 
(Na Cruithne are a Folk Metal band from Galway, Ireland)



Overoth are a Death Metal Band hailing from the Belfast area of Northern Ireland. They formed in late 2005 by four friends with a raw passion for no frills Death Metal.


Corr Mhóna

Corr Mhóna are a West Cork metal band.
Their music is a blend of different genres, with doom and death metal elements more prominent.
Corr Mhóna sing entirely in the Irish language (Gaeilge), and use a combination of harsh and cleanly sung vocals.
They are inspired by many different bands and musical styles, and always attempt to combine these influences to create something new.



Dead Label

Dead Label are a Kildare based three piece metal band. Fast becoming one of our best known acts on the international stage! 


Running order is as follows!

13:30 – 14:00 God Alone.
14:15 – 14:45 Following The Signs
15:00 – 15:30 Indominus
15:45 – 16:15 Words That Burn


17:00 – 17:35 Partholón
17:50 – 18:25 Strangle Wire
18:40 – 19:15 Audible Joes
19:30 – 20:15 – Conjuring Fate


21:00 – 21:40 Na Cruithne
22:00 – 22:45 OVEROTH
23:00 – 23:45 Corr Mhóna
00:00 – 01:00 Dead Label

These are a guideline and may change !!!

An Spailpin Fanach
South Main Street, Cork
24th February, 2018
Doors from 1pm

Day Tickets: €15… (on the door)

Under 18’s: €5… (on the door until 9pm)
Under 12’s: FREE… (with parent/guardian until 7pm)



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