Northeast Dungeon Siege started in 2018 as a private gathering of Dungeon Synth artists from New England. The performing artists included Nahadoth, Ranseur, Columnaris, Tyrannus, and Sombre Arcane.
Northeast Dungeon Siege MMXIX took place March 28-30th in Worcester, Ma at The Raven. It took the spirit of MMXVIII and scaled it up to a DIY Festival consisting of 25 bands, 9 vendors, and gaming over the course of 3 days, headlined by none other than Mortiis!
The performing artists included Alder Deep, Algiz Dawn, Blood Tower, Charnel Oubliette, Columnaris, Effluvium, Graveren, Khand, Malfet, Monastery, Mistveil, Mortiis, Nahadoth, Neverlur, Orb of the Moons, Ranseur, Roman Master, Rowen, Solitude, Sombre Arcane, The Oracle, Thoth, Trollkjerring, Tyrannus, and Taur Nu Fuin.
Vendors included: Ancient Meadow, Cave Evil, Foreign Sounds, Hail Yourself! Metalzine, Hollow Myths, Jennipur Jane, Moonworshipper Records, Out of Season, and Realm and Ritual.
Gaming included: Cave Evil, Cryptic Explorers, and an original Advanced Labyrinth Lord module written and run by Steve Smith.
Northeast Dungeon Siege MMXX was set to take place April 3rd-5th in Worcester, Ma at The Raven. Due to Covid-19 the festival was live streamed via https://twitch.tv/NortheastDungeonSiege.
Covid caused us to cancel the physical festival just 2 weeks prior to the dates. Unfortunately this required us to change the lineup a bit.
Performing artists included:
Alder Deep, Arcana Liturgia, Dronn, Encloaked, Erythrite Throne, Fantratt, Foglord, Fogweaver, Francis Roberts, Haudh, Jenn Taiga, Khand, Malfet, Mystal Tree, Orb of the Moons, Phranick, Redhorn Gate, Seregost, Shrouded Gate, Sombre Arcane, Sunday Intro, Thoth, Vandalorum, Xuthal of the Dusk
Acts scheduled to play that weren't able to due to the change to the streaming setup: Diplodocus, Irithyll, Monastery, Pumpkin WItch, Tyrannus, The Spirit of Iuvenium, Vaelastrasz, and Witch King of Angmar.
Vendors included: Ancient Meadow, Out of Season, Realm and Ritual. Lurker Magazine, Attic Shrines, Wrought Records, Dungeons Deep, Fableglade, and Hermetic Transmissions.
Gaming included: A Castlevania speed run by Mike Jacobs and a Baldur's Gate speed run by Francis Roberts.
Music Videos premiers: Pumpkin Witch, Dame, Silú de Mordomoire, Grandma's Cottage, and Uruk-Hai.
Music Premiers: Mortiis & Uruk-Hai
Co-host and organizer: Midnight Ambience Productions.
Midnight Ambience Productions:
Francis Anger Roberts:
Orb of the Moons:
Music Videos and Premiers: