Kid Kapichi, Cassyette, Employed To Serve Among Second Wave Of Takedown Festival Acts Announced

Takedown Festival has announced its second wave of artists, with Kid Kapichi, Casyette and Employed To Serve all joining the line-up.

The list of new names will add to the already-announced headliners Creeper and Dinosaur Pile-Up, who will play the festival that’s set to take place on April 13 and 14, 2024.

For the first time ever, Takedown Festival will span over two days, taking place at the Portsmouth Guildhall.

The festival returned earlier this year after an eight year hiatus.

Other acts announced today for next year’s instalment include Terrorvision, BVDLVD, Grove Street and many more – who all join previously announced names Kid Bookie, Dream State, and Dead Pony.

Check out the full list of names announced today. 

Kid Kapichi



Employed to Serve

Graphic Nature


Lake Malice

Fort Hope

Bad Touch

Black Coast

Black Orchid Empire



Ferocious Dog


Grove Street

Hero in Error

Kite Thief

Mother Vulture

Mouth Culture


Swear Blind



The Nightmares

Tom Saint

Kai and Sarah Harris of Takedown Festival have spoken of their anticipation for next year’s event, saying:

“We are very proud to be able to share the next wave of band announcements for Takedown 2024, expanding the festival programming to encompass a diverse spectrum of metal, alternative and rock genres. 

“Our commitment is to provide a broad and inclusive festival experience for our audience and artists and we are confident that Takedown 2024 will exceed expectations.”

More like this