Killswitch Engage have been announced as the headliners for the third night of the annual New England Metal and Hardcore Festival, to be held at the Palladium in Worcester, MA from Friday, April 20 through Sunday, April 22.

Said vocalist Howard Jones, "Yup, trouble's brewing.

"It's been great to have time off, but now it's back to business.

"All the guys in Killswitch Engage are truly excited to be playing New England Metal & Hardcore Festival again. It's like old times: hanging out with your friends, but they have mustaches now.

"Come on out, bring a friend and let's make some sweat!"

Tickets for the festival will be available starting this Friday, December 16, at 10 AM EST at metalandhardcorefestival.com.