Orchid, Tomb Mold, Burning Love, Etc. Booked For First-Ever ‘Prepare The Ground’ Festival


The ‘Prepare The Ground‘ festival will launch in Toronto, ON this coming spring. That event will take place across Lee’s Palace, the Phoenix Concert Theatre, The Garrison, Baby G and Bar Orwell from May 31st to June 02nd. Among the lineup for the event are reunion sets from Orchid and Burning Love, with roughly 60 artists planned to play.

The latest lineup for the event runs as follows (listed alphabetically):

  • 40 Watt Sun (solo)
  • Amulets
  • Burning Love (reunion)
  • Cinder Well
  • Death Kneel
  • Dreamwell
  • Emma Ruth Rundle
  • Fórn
  • Jetsam
  • KEN mode
  • Kontravoid
  • Liturgy
  • Mares Of Thrace
  • Marissa Nadler
  • Mike Scheidt (YOB)
  • Odonis Odonis
  • Orchid (reunion)
  • Plack Blague
  • Planning For Burial
  • Ragana (performing “Desolation’s Flower“)
  • Sunrot
  • Terminal Nation
  • Thantifaxath
  • This Is Hell
  • Tomb Mold
  • Tribunal
  • Uniform
  • Vile Creature
  • Völur
  • Witching
  • Yellow Eyes (performing “Immersion Trench Reverie“)

Further artists for the bill remain pending. More info can be found at

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