Unfortunately once again the appearance of Heir apparent in Up the hammers festival is cancelled. Singer Will Shaw left the band and the future of Heir Apparent relies taking the time necessary to find a new singer, the band deeply regret not being able to perform next year. But Up The Hammers announced RIOT ACT from NY to replace Heir Apparent. RIOT ACT is a new band formed by the two legendary RIOT guitarists Lou Kouvaris and Rick Ventura. The band will perform an amazing set full of RIOT songs from the golden early days keeping the old school sound alive! Up the hammers festival will be their first ever European show.

UP THE HAMMERS XV
March 13-14 2020
Gagarin 205
Athens, Greece
FIFTH ANGEL (USA)
AGENT STEEL (USA) (feat. John Cyriis)
RIOT ACT (USA) (First European show ever feat. legendary RIOT members Rick Ventura and Lou Kouvaris!)
SLOUGH FEG (USA)
TRESPASS (UK)
SPITFIRE (GR)
CRYPT SERMON (USA)
RIOT CITY (CAN)
WYTCH HAZEL (UK)
QUICKSAND DREAM (SWE) (Exclusive European show)
TRAVELER (CAN)
SMOULDER (CAN)
SABIRE (AUS)
+ more bands T.B.A