It’s gonna be a day filled with nothing but great tunes and even better vibes as the Echoplex hosts The Power of the Riff Festival on Saturday, August 11, 2012! Seriously, the lineup is insane with so many great bands that you’ll in for a real musical treat. Playing the festival will be : Sunn O))), OFF!, Dr. KnowRepulsionNoothgrushXibalbaEagle TwinPower TripAncestorsAlpha & OmegaGazaDNFRetoxLove BelowAvon Ladies, Cops, Hordes, Xaphan and more! Of The 3rd annual festival continues to bring you a tradition of heavy music from slow drones to aggressive crust ridden darkness.

It’s an event that honors fans and musicians of ‘heavy music’ of all ages. Tapping into a line up that represents the forefathers, milestones and current touring acts, while shedding light on ‘up and coming’ acts and local acts.The festival is an all day, all ages, music event that also includes a record swap meet of local stores and features pop up stores by indy record labels. Curated DJ sets in between performances. In addition, the festival features a gourmet food truck court of Los Angeles’ best purveyors of street food dining.

 Tickets to the show are $30-$38, show starts at 12 p.m. and it’s an all-ages event!  Enter the contest below for a chance to win a pair of tickets, courtesy of our friends at the Echoplex.

Here’s How You Win Tickets!

You must have a Twitter or Facebook to enter the contest. First make sure you’re following Grimy Goods on Twitter here and/or “like” our Facebook page here. We’ll pick winners on Wednesday, August 8. The winners will be direct messaged on Twitter or contacted below their contest entry comment on the Grimy Goods Facebook page. Winners will have until 10 a.m. on Thursday, August 9 to claim their win or the tickets will be forfeited. To increase your chances, enter the contest both ways!

Via Twitter: Send a Tweet to @GrimyGoods, and tell us what band you’re most looking forward to seeing! Mention @TPOTR at @TheEchoLA and be sure use the following hashtag: #ContestTPOTR

Via Facebook: Just leave a comment on the Grimy Goods Facebook page and tell us what band you’re most looking forward to seeing! Be sure to mention The Power of the Riff Festival at the Echoplex so we know which contest you’re entering!

For more cool shows coming up at the Echo/Echoplex click here. To enter other Grimy Goods contests, click here.