Held in 2014
|Location(s)||Sheffield, United Kingdom|
|Years active||2020 (relaunch of festival)|
Brainchild of Sheffield promoter Leighton, Resistanz is an industrial music festival running since 2011 over the Easter weekend, at the Corporation venue in Sheffield, United Kingdom. Held annually until 2016, the event was due to take place in 2020 but has been rescheduled for 2021 due to Coronavirus.The festival primarily features alternative electronic music acts including industrial, EBM, futurepop, synthpop and power noise. In later years the festival expanded to include a smaller second room featuring an eclectic mix of artists from genres such as Chiptune, EDM and Drum and bass.
|2020 - Postponed due to Coronavirus||10th April to 13th April||Sheffield||The bands scheduled for this coming year’s festival were Straftanz, Assemblage 23, The Gothsicles and Stoppenberg. ES23, Surgyn, Sirus, Promenade Cinema, Wychdoktor, SPARK! and REIN were also scheduled to play.|
|2016||25th March to 28th March||Sheffield||Godflesh, Organ Donors, Neuroticfish, Izoloscope, Petrol Bastard, IVardensphere, Grendel, Basszilla, Cyferdyne, Terrolokaust and The Gothsicles performed at the festival.|
|2015||3rd April to 6th April||Sheffield||3Teeth, Hocico, Solitary Experiments, Author & Punisher, Reaper, Pre/Verse, Waste, Ruinizer, Rave the Requiem, Da Octopusss, Sirus, Advance and Coma Duster performed at the festival.|
|2014||18th April to 21st April||Sheffield||Incubite, WormZ, Chrom, Modulate, Straftanz, Izoloscope, The.Invalid, Nitro/Noise, Memmaker, Organ Donors, Cyberpunkers, Assemblage 23, Freakangel, Cyferdyne, Die Sektor, Cuttoff: Sky, This Morn Omina, Beelzebass, Seabound and Apoptygma Berzerk performed at the festival.|
|2013||29th March to 1st April||Sheffield||Aesthetic Perfection, Alien Vampires, C-Lekktor, Surgyn, CygnosiC, Uberbyte, IVardensphere, Seabound, BlackOPz, Method Cell, Celldweller, Noisuf-X, Chain Reactor, Cease2xist, Voster, Alter Der Ruine, and Phosgore performed at the festival.|
|2012||7th April to 9th April||Sheffield||Icon of Coil, Grendel, Mind.in.a.box, Nachtmahr, Ultraviolence, Frozen Plasma, Soman, Straftanz, ESA, Waste, Be My Enemy, Memmaker, FGFC820, Detroit Diesel and Surgyn performed at the festival.|
- Media related to Resistanz at Wikimedia Commons
- "Live Review: Resistanz Festival 2011 [The Corporation, Sheffield]". 11 April 2011. Retrieved 22 March 2016.
- "Live Review: Resistanz Festival 2012 [Corporation, Sheffield]". 19 April 2012. Retrieved 22 March 2016.
- "Resistanz Festival on Fri 3rd April 2015". Retrieved 22 March 2016.
- "Resistanz 2020 is postponed". Retrieved 18 May 2020.