Maryland Deathfest 2019 is a wrap, and the initial lineup for 2020 is already announced. The big news is Swedish death metal vets Dismember, whose original lineup announced a reunion earlier this year for Scandinavia Deathfest (which happens in October). This is their first-announced US show. (They're also playing Netherlands Deathfest in May 2020.) The rest of the initial lineup includes Monstrosity, Onslaught, Frizzi 2 Fulci, Necrophobic, Demilich, Nocturnus AD, Death Strike, Prostitute Disfigurement, Butcher ABC, Acid Witch, Grave Desecrator, Blood Feast, At War, Flesh Parade, Phlebotomized, Cadaveric Incubator, Cerebral Rot, Galvanizer, Fistula, Holy Cost, Vircolac, Sacrilegia, Backslider, Impure, and Spite.

Maryland Deathfest 2020 goes down May 21-24 at Rams Head Live and Baltimore Soundstage. Early bird tickets are on sale now. Many more bands TBA -- stay tuned.

Maryland Deathfest -- 2020 Initial Lineup
Dismember (Sweden)
Monstrosity
Onslaught (UK)
Frizzi 2 Fulci (Italy)
Necrophobic (Sweden)
Demilich (Finland)
Nocturnus AD
Death Strike
Prostitute Disfigurement (Netherlands)
Butcher ABC (Japan)
Acid Witch
Grave Desecrator (Brazil)
Blood Feast
At War
Flesh Parade
Phlebotomized (Netherlands)
Cadaveric Incubator (Finland)
Cerebral Rot
Galvanizer (Finland)
Fistula
Holy Cost (Canada)
Vircolac (Ireland)
Sacrilegia (Ireland)
Backslider
Impure
Spite