The first wave of bands for the 2015 edition of the annual New England Metal & Hardcore Festival were announced last month. Now, another bunch of acts have been added to the bill, with even more artists to be announced later.

The latest additions to the 17th annual festival, which will be held April 17-19 in Worcester, Mass., include The Red Chord, Code Orange, Death Before Dishonor, Cruel Hand, Rude Awakening, Rotting Out, Allegaeon and Rivers of Nihil.

Previously announced bands include headliners Between the Buried and Me (April 17), Testament (April 18) and Motionless in White (April 19).

Other artists slated to rock the Palladium include Overcast, The Banner, Black Mask, Exodus, Nuclear Assault, Nails, For Today, The Color Morale and more.

VIP tickets for this year’s New England Metal & Hardcore Festival are on sale this location. For additional ticketing information, visit the festival’s website.

Here's the lineup so far:

Friday, April 17

Between The Buried And Me

The Red Chord

Code Orange

Overcast

The Atlas Moth

The Banner

Black Mask

Homewrecker

Discourse

Phinehas

Downpour

Saturday, April 18

Testament

Exodus Nuclear

Assault

NAILS

Indecision

Incendiary

Suburban Scum

Allegaeon

Rivers of Nihil

The Agonist

Wisdom In Chains

Disgrace

Gods Hate

Thy Will Be Done

No Zodiac

Extinction AD

Vice

Absolute Suffering

Sunday, April 19

Motionless in White

For Today

The Color Morale

Rotting Out

Death Before Dishonor

Cruel Hand

My Ticket Home

Rude Awakening

Lorna Shore

The Last Ten Seconds of Life

World of Pain

Shark Ethic

Ghost X Ship

Living Laser Oath