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TURISAS Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Finnish folk metal overlords TURISAS have been confirmed for this year's Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AXEL RUDI PELL BORKNAGAR BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE CALLEJON CATHEDRAL DRAGONFORCE EINHERJER EPICA GWAR HAMMERFALL IN EXTREMO ...

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WHIPLASH Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Reactivated New Jersey metallers WHIPLASH have been confirmed for this year's Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AXEL RUDI PELL BORKNAGAR BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE CALLEJON CATHEDRAL DRAGONFORCE EINHERJER EPICA GWAR HAMMERFALL IN EXTREMO ...

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TESTAMENT Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Veteran San Francisco Bay Area metallers TESTAMENT have been confirmed for this year's Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AXEL RUDI PELL BORKNAGAR BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE CALLEJON CATHEDRAL DRAGONFORCE EINHERJER EPICA GWAR HAMMERFALL ...

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BORKNAGAR Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Norway's BORKNAGAR has been confirmed for this year's Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AXEL RUDI PELL BORKNAGAR BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE CALLEJON CATHEDRAL DRAGONFORCE EINHERJER EPICA GWAR HAMMERFALL IN EXTREMO IN FLAMES KAMPFAR ...

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WACKEN OPEN AIR 2009 Sold Out!

ICS Festival Service GmbH, which organizes the Wacken Open Air festival, has announced that all 70,000 tickets have already been sold for next year's event, which will be held July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. "Never before [has] a festival of this size [been] sold out two times within one year," they ...

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DRAGONFORCE Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

British extreme epic power metallers DRAGONFORCE have been confirmed for next year's Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. ICS Festival Service GmbH, which organizes the Wacken Open Air festival, has announced that 50,000 tickets have already been sold for next year's event. The remaining ...

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MOTÖRHEAD Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

MOTÖRHEAD has been confirmed for next year's Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. ICS Festival Service GmbH, which organizes the Wacken Open Air festival, has announced that 50,000 tickets have already been sold for next year's event. The remaining tickets are expected to be ...

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VOLBEAT Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Danish metal rock 'n' rollers VOLBEAT have been confirmed for next year's Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. ICS Festival Service GmbH, which organizes the Wacken Open Air festival, has announced that 50,000 tickets have already been sold for next year's event. The remaining ...

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GWAR Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

GWAR will perform its only German show at next year's Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. ICS Festival Service GmbH, which organizes the Wacken Open Air festival, has announced that 50,000 tickets have already been sold for next year's event. The remaining tickets are ...

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EPICA Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Dutch female-fronted symphonic metallers EPICA have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AXEL RUDI PELL CALLEJON CATHEDRAL EINHERJER EPICA HAMMERFALL IN EXTREMO IN FLAMES KAMPFAR KORPIKLAANI ...

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CALLEJON Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

German "riff masters" CALLEJON have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AXEL RUDI PELL CALLEJON CATHEDRAL EINHERJER HAMMERFALL IN EXTREMO IN FLAMES KAMPFAR KORPIKLAANI MACHINE HEAD ...

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AXEL RUDI PELL Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

German guitarist AXEL RUDI PELL has been confirmed for next year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH AXEL RUDI PELL CATHEDRAL EINHERJER HAMMERFALL IN EXTREMO IN FLAMES KAMPFAR KORPIKLAANI MACHINE HEAD ...

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NEVERMORE Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Seattle metallers NEVERMORE have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH CATHEDRAL EINHERJER HAMMERFALL IN EXTREMO KAMPFAR KORPIKLAANI MACHINE HEAD NEVERMORE TRISTANIA Wacken Open Air festival was ...

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HAMMERFALL Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Swedish melodic metallers HAMMERFALL have been confirmed for next year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH CATHEDRAL EINHERJER HAMMERFALL IN EXTREMO KAMPFAR KORPIKLAANI MACHINE HEAD TRISTANIA Wacken Open Air festival was ...

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TRISTANIA Confirmed For Germany's WACKEN OPEN AIR Festival

Norway's TRISTANIA has been confirmed for next year's edition of the Wacken Open Air festival, set to take place July 30 - August 1, 2009 in Wacken, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: AMON AMARTH CATHEDRAL EINHERJER IN EXTREMO MACHINE HEAD TRISTANIA Wacken Open Air festival was honored with a Live Entertainment ...

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TRISTANIA Guitarist Quits

TRISTANIA's male vocalist sten Bergy has issued following update: "After a turbulent year with injured drummers and runaway female singers, we thought that our worst struggles belonged to the past. It is with regrets I must announce that we were wrong. "Putting a last hand on the preparations for [the Wave Gotik Treffen festival in ...

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TRISTANIA: More Tour Dates Announced

Norway's TRISTANIA has scheduled the following tour dates: May 09 - Wave Gotik Treffen - Leipzig, Germany May 14 - Teatro Flores - Buenos Aires, Argentina May 16 - Hellooch - Curitiba, Brazil May 17 - AVR Festival - So Paulo, Brazil May 19 - El Huevo - Valparaiso, Chile May 20 - Novedades - ...

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'Beautiful Voices Vol. 3' DVD+CD Due In April

The German branch of Nuclear Blast Records has set an April 11 release date for the "Beautiful Voices Vol. 3" DVD+CD combo featuring female-fronted rock and metal bands. It is the follow-up to the successful first and second parts in the series. The "Vol. 3" details are as follows: DVD track listing: 01. NIGHTWISH - ...

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TRISTANIA At Greece's MMD Festival; Video Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Norway's TRISTANIA performing at the 2008 edition of Greece's MMD (March Metal Day) festival on March 8 at Olympic Fencing Arena in Athens can be viewed below (courtesy of "Evilion13"). TRISTANIA recently announced the addition of Italian singer Mariangela "Mary" Demurtas to the group's ranks. TRISTANIA's latest album, "Illumination", was released ...

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TRISTANIA: New Video Interview Posted Online

Terry Nikas and Lampros Tennes of Metalzone.gr conducted an interview with TRISTANIA's Mariangela Demurtas and Osten Bergoy this past weekend on the eve of the band's participation in the MMD festival in Greece. They talk about their recent singer change, the recording plans for their next album, and their touring activities, among other ...

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