Friday, December 02, 2016

Festival Updates 2/12

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2017:

Bang Your Head!!! (DE)
Confirmed: Krokus, Manegarm, Bloodbound
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Download (UK)
Confirmed: Alter Bridge, Mastodon, Piece The Veil, Sum 41, Good Charlotte, Opeth, Clutch, Wakrat, Coheed And Cambria, Ministry, Issues, Basement, Red Fang, Graveyard, The Dead Daisies, Exodus, Lost Society, God Damn, Four Year Strong, The One Hundred, Astroid Boys, Crown The Empire, Knuckle Puck
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Sabaton Open-Air (SE)
Confirmed: Dirkschneider
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Ramblin' Man Fair (UK)
Confirmed: ZZ Top, Magnum, Joanne Shaw Taylor, Kansas, The Quireboys, Dan Baird, Monster Truck, Big Boy Bloater, Jared James Nichols
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Summer Breeze (DE)
Confirmed: Gorguts
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Wacken Open-Air (DE)
Confirmed: Kadavar, Ahab
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Thursday, December 01, 2016

Festival Updates 1/12

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2017:

Desertfest (UK)
Confirmed: Slo Burn
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Hammer of Doom (DE)
Confirmed: Naevus
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Hellfest (FR)
Confirmed: Linkin Park, Deep Purple, Rob Zombie, Opeth, Slo Burn, Prophets of Rage, Slayer, Steel Panther, Alter Bridge, Airbourne, Sabaton, Ministry, W.A.S.P., In Flames, Saxon, Suicidal Tendencies, Obituary, Behemoth, Wardruna, Trust, Kreator, Emperor, Devin Townsend Project, Primus, Blue Oyster Cult, Dillinger Escape Plan, Coroner, Metal Church, Queensrÿche, Powerwolf, Evergrey, Pretty Maids, Ugly Kid Joe, Soilwork, Clutch, Monster Magnet, Helmet, Pentagram, Electric Wizard, Hawkwind, and 107 more
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M3 Rockfest (US)
Confirmed: Ratt, Kix, Tom Keifer, Dokken, Warrant, Winger, Loverboy, Jack Russell, Faster Pussycat, Vixen, Loudness, Danger Danger, Dangerous Toys, Baton Rouge, Station, Autograph, Rhino Bucket, Junkyard, Bang Tango, Vain, Mitch Malloy
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Resurrection (ES)
Confirmed: Rammstein, Airbourne, Arch Enemy, Rancid, Dropkick Murphys, Suicidal Tendencies, Mayhem, Eluveitie, Napalm Death, Red Fang, Agnostic Front, Pentagram, Comeback Kid, Architects, Terror, Karma To Burn, Alcest, Bury Tomorrow, Taake, The Black Dahlia Murder, Animals As Leaders, Orange Goblin, Warbringer, Northlane, The Devil Wears Prada
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Steelhouse (UK)
Confirmed: King King
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Summer Breeze (DE)
Confirmed: Amon Amarth
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Wacken Open-Air (DE)
Confirmed: Trivium, Tankard
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Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Festival Updates 29/11

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2017:

Inferno (NO)
Confirmed: Possessed, Azarath, Venom Inc.
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Kaltenbach Open-Air (AT)
Confirmed: Necrophobic, Cryptopsy, Mantar, Contaminant
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Leyendas del Rock (ES)
Confirmed: Rhapsody, Overkill, HammerFall, Nervosa, Zenobia, Rock Dam
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RockHarz (DE)
Confirmed: Insomnium, The Vintage Caravan, Varg
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Sabaton Open-Air (SE)
Confirmed: Freedom Call, Thobbe Englung, Eternal
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Thursday, November 24, 2016

Festival Updates 24/11

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2017:

Bloodstock (UK)
Confirmed: Decapitated, Obituary, Brujeria
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Desertfest (UK)
Confirmed: Candlemass, Lowrider, Black Spiders, 1000 Mods, Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs, Stubb, Wucan, Venomous Maximus, Grave Lines, The Well
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Dong Open-Air (DE)
Confirmed: In Extremo, Iced Earth
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Karmøygeddon (NO)
Confirmed: Saxon, Marduk, Evig Natt
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Graspop Metal Meeting (BE)
Confirmed: Rammstein
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House of Metal (SE)
Confirmed: Anthrax, Pain, The Raven Age, Wolf, Gloryhammer
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Rock Hard (DE)
Confirmed: Fates Warning, Exodus, Asphyx, Blues Pills, Night Demon
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Steelhouse (UK)
Confirmed: Saxon, Skindred, Stone Broken, Inglorious, Broken Witt Rebels
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Sweden Rock
Confirmed: Venom, In Flames, Running Wild, Candlemass, Gotthard, Clutch, Rhapsody, Black Star Riders, Metal Church, Y&T
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Tour Updates 24/11

Amon Amarth
New dates: Cologne (DE), Marseille, Bologna, Innsbruck, Graz, Nancy, Zaragoza, Malaga, Toulouse, Utrecht, Erfurt (DE), Linz, Cenon, Caen, Burgos, Ravensburg, Nassfeld, Pratteln, Besancon, Saarbrücken (DE)
Full itinerary

Anthrax
New dates: London (UK), Berlin (DE), Paris (FR), Milan (IT), Helsinki (FI), Stockholm (SE), Warsaw (PL), Munich (DE), Copenhagen (DK), Glasgow (UK), Gothenburg (SE), Manchester (UK), Antwerp (BE), Hamburg (DE), Stuttgart (DE), Vienna (AT), Zurich (CH), Birmingham (UK), Frankfurt (DE), Budapest (HU), Norwich (UK), Nuremberg (DE), House of Metal Festival (SE), Newcastle (UK), Bristol (UK), Utrecht (NL), Oberhausen (DE)
Full itinerary

Candlemass
New dates: Desertfest (UK), Sweden Rock Festival
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Destruction
New dates: Stockholm (SE), Helsinki (FI), Warsaw (PL), Berlin (DE), Gothenburg (SE), Budapest (HU), Vienna (AT), Leipzig (DE), Bucharest (RO), Sofia (BG), Katowice (PL), Riga (LT), Tallinn (ET), Turku (FI), Osnabrück (DE), Kosice (SK), Wolfsburg (DE), Poznan (PL), Gdansk (PL), Nitra (SK)
Full itinerary

Glenn Hughes
New dates: London (UK), Prague (CZ), Manchester (UK), Vienna (AT), Bologna (IT), Milan (IT), Glasgow (UK), Nottingham (UK), Odense (DK), Tilburg (NL), Bochum (DE), Vaureal (FR), Leeds (UK), Orebro (SE), Helsingor (DK), Bristol (UK), Drammen (NO), Dornbirn (AT), Cambridge (UK), Reading (UK), Zoetermeer (NL), Newcastle (UK), Spa Piestany(SK), Bilston (UK)
Full itinerary

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Festival Updates 15/11

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2017:

Brutal Assault (DK)
Confirmed: Opeth, Rotting Christ, Prong, Tsjuder, Deserted Fear, Decapitated, Cough, The Amity Affliction, While She Sleeps, Chelsea Grin, KDFDM, Wrekmeister Harmonies
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Hellfest (FR)
Confirmed: Aerosmith
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Reload (DE)
Confirmed: Amon Amarth, Betontod, Caliban, Whitechapel, Mr. Irish Bastard, Rogers, Massendefekt
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Roadburn (NL)
Confirmed: My Dying Bride, Memoriam, Wolves In The Throne Room, Hypnopazuzu, Wear Your Wounds, Carpenter Brut, Gong, Those Poor Bastards, Ash Borer, Unearthly Trance, Sumac, Backwoods Payback, Esben And The Witch, Fange, No Spill Blood, Suma, Oxbow, Scissorfight, Emma Ruth Rundle, Casual Nun, Come To Grief, Wolvennest, Youth Code, Vanum, Valborg
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Rock Fest Barcelona (ES)
Confirmed: Aerosmith
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Sweden Rock
Confirmed: Aerosmith
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SWR Metalfest (PT)
Confirmed: Akercocke, Master, Oranssi Pazuzu, Holocausto Canibal, Pillorian, Cobalt, Darvaza, Gust, Valborg, Fides Inversa
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Friday, November 04, 2016

Festival Updates 4/11

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2017:

Bang Your Head!!! (DE)
Confirmed: Michael Schenker, Sanctuary, Crystal Viper, Orden Ogan, Gloryhammer
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CopenHell (DK)
Confirmed: Prophets of Rage, Airbourne, Invocator, Candlemass, Overkill, Every Time I Die, Inglorious, Lost Society
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Download (UK)
Confirmed: System of A Down, Aerosmith, Biffy Clyro, Slayer, Rob Zombie, Prophets of Rage, Fozzy, Five Finger Death Punch, AFI, Of Mice & Men, The Story So Far, Every Time I Die, Simpleplan, Motionless In White, Sleeping With Sirens
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Download France
Confirmed: Prophets of Rage, Blink 182, Linkin Park
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Headbangers Open-Air (DE)
Confirmed: Loudness, Sanctuary
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Leyendas del Rock (ES)
Confirmed: Abbath, Sodom, Nu, Gloryhammer
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Metal Assault (DE)
Confirmed: Helstar, Ostragoth, Vulture
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Rock Am Härtsfeldsee (DE)
Confirmed: Lordi
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Tons of Rock (NO)
Confirmed: Emperor, Candlemass, Sodom, Airbourne, Satyricon, Honningbarna, Avatar, Amaranthe, Taake, Spidergawd
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Thursday, October 20, 2016

Festival Updates 20/10

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2017:

CopenHell (DK)
Confirmed: System of A Down
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In Flammen (DE)
Confirmed: Absu, Beheaded
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Roadburn (NL)
Confirmed: Ulver, Subrosa, Deafheaven, Mysticum, Chelsea Wolfe, Magma, Inter Arma, Crippled Black Phoenix, Aluk Todolo, The Doomsday Kingdom, Dalek, Ahab, The Bug, Ultha, Emptiness, Woe, Slomatics, Wretch, Zhrine, Auon
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RockHarz (DE)
Confirmed: Blind Guardian
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Monday, August 22, 2016

Festival Updates 10/10

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2017:

Bang Your Head!!! (DE)
Confirmed: Slaughter, Death Angel, Firewind
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Download France
Confirmed: System of A Down
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Download Spain
Confirmed: System of A Down
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Durbuy Rock (BE)
Confirmed: Arch Enemy
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Gefle Metal (SE)
Confirmed: Bloodbath, Arch Enemy, Paradise Lost, Death Angel, Sodom, Cattle Decapitation, Insomnium, Borknagar, Krisiun, Taake, Deströyer 666, Kobra And The Lotus, Nervosa, Ereb Altor, Dew-scented, Pagandom, Sisters of Suffocation
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In Flammen (DE)
Confirmed: Sinister
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Party.San (DE)
Confirmed: Abbath, Azarath, Mantar
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Festival Updates 22/8

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2016:

Desertfest Belgium
Confirmed: Graveyard, Goat, Lonely Kamel, Salem's Pot, Monkey3, The Atomic Bitchwax, Earth Ship, Purson, Josefin Ohrn, La Muerte, Toxic Shock, 1000mods, Dorre, Moaning Cities, Black Mirrors
Cancelled: John Garcia
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ProgPower Europe (NL)
Confirmed: In Mourning
Cancelled: Earthside
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The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2017:

Into The Grave (NL)
Confirmed: Arch Enemy
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Leyendas del Rock (ES)
Confirmed: Arch Enemy, Epica, Bloodbath, Primal Fear, Amaranthe, Arkona, Alestorm, Eclipse, Aborted, Omnium Gatherum, Elvenking, Tako
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Netherlands Deathfest
Confirmed: Repulsion, Exhumed, Wormrot, Martyrdöd, God Macabre, Sick of Stupidity
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Rock Hard (DE)
Confirmed: Behemoth, Ross The Boss, D-A-D, Candlemass, Skyclad, Mantar, Secrets of The Moon
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RockHarz (DE)
Confirmed: Iced Earth, Arch Enemy, Death Angel, In Extremo, Mono Inc., Lord of The Lost, Deserted Fear
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Monday, July 18, 2016

Tour Updates 18/7

Amon Amarth
Confirmed: Chicago (US), Las Vegas (US), Detroit (US), Seattle (US), Milwaukee (US), Camden (US), Worcester (US), Council Bluffs (US), San Jose (US), Bethlehem (US), Uncasville (US), Newark (US), Bloomfield (US), Eugene (US), Casper (US), St. Paul (US), Moline (US)
Full itinerary

Behemoth
Confirmed: Oslo (NO), Stockholm (SE), Copenhagen (DK), Helsinki (FI), Gothenburg (SE)
Full itinerary

Inglorious
Confirmed: Helsinki (FI), Paris (FR), Oslo (NO), Berlin (DE), Stockholm (SE), Copenhagen (DK), Vienna (AT), Brussels (BE), Milan (IT), Munich (DE), Warsaw (PL), Stuttgart (DE), Cologne (DE), Lille (FR), Krakow (PL), Tampere (FI), Tilburg (NL), Aarhus (DK), Esch-sur-Alzette (LU), Offenbach (DE)
Full itinerary

Megadeth
Confirmed: Chicago (US), Las Vegas (US), Detroit (US), Seattle (US), Milwaukee (US), Camden (US), Worcester (US), Council Bluffs (US), San Jose (US), Bethlehem (US), Uncasville (US), Newark (US), Bloomfield (US), Eugene (US), Casper (US), St. Paul (US), Moline (US)
Full itinerary

Metal Church
Confirmed: Chicago (US), Las Vegas (US), Detroit (US), Seattle (US), Milwaukee (US), Camden (US), Worcester (US), Council Bluffs (US), San Jose (US), Bethlehem (US), Uncasville (US), Newark (US), Bloomfield (US), Eugene (US), Casper (US), St. Paul (US), Moline (US)
Full itinerary

Pain
Confirmed: Aalborg Metal Festival (DK), London (UK)
Full itinerary

Testament
Confirmed: Brussels (BE), Madrid (ES), Barcelona (ES), Zurich (CH), Vienna (AT), Prague (CZ), Tilburg (NL), Porto (PT), Bilbao (ES), Lausanne (CH)
Full itinerary

Thursday, July 07, 2016

Festival Updates 7/7

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2016:

Dynamo Metalfest (NL)
Cancelled: Life of Agony
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Out & Loud (DE)
Confirmed: Endlevel
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Party.San Open-Air (DE)
Confirmed: Obscura
Cancelled: Whiplash
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Ramblin' Man (UK)
Confirmed: Massive Wagons, Stonebroken, Colour of Noise, Cats In Space, Mason Hill, Dirty Thrills, Will Wilde, City of Thieves, The Naked Six, Illustr8tors, Wicked Stone, Bigfoot
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Vagos Open-Air (PT)
Confirmed: Paradise Lost
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Monday, June 27, 2016

Festival Updates 27/6

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2016:

Alcatraz Metal (BE)
Confirmed: Twisted Sister, Anthrax
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Dokk'em Open-Air (NL)
Confirmed: Hell Patrol, Methusalem, 13 Steps, Kjeld, Manu Armata, Khrrome, D.R.D., Magma, Sleeër
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Lokerse Feesten (BE)
Confirmed: Slayer
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Summer Breeze (DE)
Confirmed: Undertow, Bembers, Tragedy, Randale
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Vagos Open-Air (PT)
Cancelled: Anthrax
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Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Tour Updates 22/6

Annihilator
New dates: Metal Hammer Paradise Festival (DE)
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Anthrax
New dates: Louder Than Life Festival (US), Alcatraz Metal Festival (BE), Houston Open-Air Festival (US), Flagstaff (US), Boise (US), Revolution Rock Festival (US), Aftershock Festival (US), Destin (US)
Cancelled dates: Vagos Open-Air Festival (PT)
Full itinerary

Black Sabbath
New dates: London (UK), Birmingham (UK), Houston (US), Manchester (UK), Leeds (UK), San Antonio (US), Glasgow (UK), Tulsa (US)
Full itinerary

Glenn Hughes
New dates: Hard Rock Hell Festival (UK)
Full itinerary

Lordi
New dates: London (UK), Munich (DE), Prague (CZ), Edinburgh (UK), Dublin (IE), Budapest (HU), Leipzig (DE), Nuremberg (DE), Newcastle (UK), Swansea (UK), Kosice (SK), Graz (AT), Bratislava (SK), Memmingen (DE), Aschaffenburg (DE), Ludwigsburg (DE), Liverpool (UK), Ostrava (CZ), Dornbirn, Bristol (UK), Galway (IE), Linz (AT), Markneukirchen (DE), Kortrijk (BE), Doncaster (UK), Basingstoke (UK), Nancy (FR)
Full itinerary

Queensrÿche
New dates: Seattle (US), San Diego (US), New York (US), Houston (US), Baltimore (US), Sacramento (US), Pittsburgh (US), San Antonio (US), Dallas (US), Omaha (US), Jacksonville (US), Ft. Lauderdale (US), Sioux City (US), Peoria (US), Colorado Springs (US), Tampa (US), Charleston (US), Lancaster (US), Chesterfield (US), Overland Park (US), Tyler (US)
Full itinerary

Slayer
New dates: Louder Than Life Festival (US), Revolution Rock Festival (US), Aftershock Festival (US), Lokerse Feesten (BE)
Full itinerary

Testament
New dates: London (UK), Manchester (UK), Glasgow (UK), Birmingham (UK), Dublin (IE)
Full itinerary

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Festival Updates 15/6

The following line-up changes have been made to festivals in 2016:

Bloodstock (UK)
Confirmed: Beholder, Seed of Sorrow, Husk, Burning The Dream, Vehement, Triverse Massacre, The Crawling, Ten Ton Slug, Art of Deception, Bearfist, Ramage Inc., Famyne
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Desertfest Belgium
Confirmed: John Garcia, Scorpion Child, Black Cobra, Joy, Black Wizard
Full details

Graspop Metal Meeting (BE)
Confirmed: Sick of It All
Cancelled: Monuments
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Headbangers Open-Air (DE)
Confirmed: Denner/Shermann
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In Flammen (DE)
Confirmed: Weltenbrand, Necromorph
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Metal Hammer Paradise (DE)
Confirmed: Iced Earth, Annihilator, Lost Society, Die Kassierer, Brainstorm
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