The Warriors of Metal, Inc. non-profit organization is honored to welcome back the Arizona female fronted Heavy Metal band BENEDICTUM along with their special guest, the reigning US female Metal vocalist matriarch LEATHER LEONE of Chastain for her exclusive Midwest metalfest performance at the 7th annual Warriors Of Metal Festival to be held at O'Sheckys LIVE Bar & Grill on June 27th & 28th in Columbus, Ohio.
Benedictum vocalist, Veronica (The V) Freeman states: "We are so damned excited to play at the Warriors Of Metal Fest VII this year! It was a blast for me to be part of the crowd and announce a few bands last year as co-host of the event and be a part of that Metal community but it will be even better to actually play! Now, top that off with the fact that we will be bringing with us the talented and crazy Leather Leone of Chastain to jam some old and new Chastain tunes! I encourage everyone to come out and support Metal and have a kickass time with us and all the great bands performing! We love ya! The V, Benedictum"
Leather Leone also comments: "I am stoked, not only to be getting much wanted stage time, but to be able to share it with Columbus, Ohio, not to mention with my friend, the powerhouse, Miss V herself!!!!! I will be ready; I will metal your brains out!!!"
Bands confirmed for Pre-Fest Showcase on Thursday, June 26th at O’Sheckeys Live Bar & Grill include: AUTOMATON, DEADIRON, DETHRATS, ETERNAL LEGACY (Headliner), GRAVE ROBBER, LOWER 13, SPLIT THE ABYSS and WINTERHYMN
Confirmed bands for Warriors Of Metal Fest VII (Friday, June 27th & Saturday June 28th) include: ARMORY, A SOUND OF THUNDER, A TORTURED SOUL, BENEDICTUM with Special Guest LEATHER LEONE, BEYOND FALLEN, BURNING SHADOWS, CELLADOR, CRUSADER, LORDS OF THE TRIDENT, MITHRIDIUM, RESISTANCE, RESTLESS BREED, and SHALLOW GROUND.