Monday, February 29, 2016

February 2016 reviews update

UFO - Live Sightings by Andy Lye
Avantasia - Ghostlights by Andy Lye
Michael Schenker - LIVE: Islington Assembly Hall, London by James Abel
Anvil - Anvil Is Anvil by Andy Lye
Lucifer's Friend - Live @ Sweden Rock 2015 by Andy Lye

Tour Updates 29/2

Avantasia
New dates: Masters of Rock Festival (CZ)
Full itinerary

Children of Bodom
New dates: Tuska Open-Air Festival (FI)
Full itinerary

Inglorious
New dates: Wildfire Festival (UK)
Full itinerary

King Diamond
New dates: Rock Fest Barcelona (ES)
Full itinerary

Slayer
New dates: Rock Fest Barcelona (ES)
Full itinerary

Testament
New dates: Southampton (UK), Leamington Spa (UK)
Full itinerary

Thunder
New dates: Steelhouse Festival (UK), Ramblin' Man Fair (UK)
Full itinerary

Friday, February 26, 2016

Festival Updates 26/2

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

Bang Your Head!!! (DE)
Confirmed: Twisted Sister, Slayer
Full details

Freak Valley (DE)
Confirmed: Orange Goblin, Bushfire
Cancelled: Sons of Huns
Full details

Lokerse Feesten (BE)
Confirmed: Steel Panther, Limp Bizkit, Suicidal Tendencies, Red Fang, Parkway Drive
Full details

Masters or Rock (CZ)
Confirmed: Avantasia
Full details

Neuborn Open-Air (DE)
Confirmed: Betraying The Martyrs
Full details

Ramblin' Man Fair (UK)
Confirmed: Thunder, Family, The Answer, Whiskey Myers, Road Dog, Hogjaw, Pat McManus
Full details

Resurrection (ES)
Confirmed: Bad Religion, H2O, Gojira, Hamlet, The Shrine, Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats, The Goddamn Gallows, Arkangel, Nashgul, Blowfuse, Wormed, Battlecross, Obsidian Kingdom
Full details

Rock Fest Barcelona (ES)
Confirmed: King Diamond
Full details

Sabaton Open-Air (SE)
Confirmed: Treat, Burn The Plague, Brothers of Metal
Full details

Steelhouse (UK)
Confirmed: Thunder
Full details

Summer Breeze (DE)
Confirmed: Accuser, Graveyard, Zodiac, Stallion, Harikiri For The Sky, Winterstorm, Dyscordia, High Fighter, Implore, Burning Down Alaska, Saille, Argyle Goolsby, The New Roses, Insanity Alert, Stepfather Fred, Kneipenterroristen, One I Cinema, Hell City, Parasite Inc.
Full details

SWR Metalfest (PT)
Confirmed: Mindtaker, Kapitalistas Podridao, Monolyth, Plus Ultra, Speedemon
Full details

Trondheim Metalfest (NO)
Confirmed: Ihsahn, Hacktivist, Oracles, Twilight Force
Full details

Tuska Open-Air (FI)
Confirmed: Children of Bodom, With The Dead, Blaakyum, Beast In Black, Fuck-Ushima, Circle, Mörbid Vomit, Mørket, Whorion, Bendover, Crimson Sun
Full details

With Full Force (DE)
Confirmed: Drescher, Cock Sparrer
Full details

Friday, February 19, 2016

Festival Updates 19/2

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

Dokk'em Open-Air (NL)
Confirmed: Raven
Full details

Masters of Rock (CZ)
Confirmed: Brainstorm, Primal Fear
Full details

Metalfest Open-Air (CZ)
Confirmed: Visions of Atlantis
Full details

Out & Loud (DE)
Confirmed: Deadlock, Drescher
Full details

Roadburn (NL)
Confirmed: Inverloch, Mirrors For Psychic Warfare, Buried At Sea, Hell, Sir Admiral Cloudesley Shovell, Moloken, Herder, Noctum, New Keepers of The Watchtower, Usnea, Beastmaker, Carousel, Daniel Payne, Cult of Occult, Gomer Pyle, Mantra Machine, Zone Six, Dead Neanderthals, Chve, We'rewolves, Vvovds, Grimmsons, Partisan, The Progerians, Dool, Alkerdeel, Cocaine Piss, Obese, Concatenatus, Hemelbestormer, Witch Trail, Death Alley, Syndrome, Chaos Echoes, Menhir
Full details

Sabaton Open-Air (SE)
Confirmed: Nightmare, Treat
Full details

Summer Breeze (DE)
Confirmed: Downfall of Gaia, Faulnis, Evil Invaders, Novelists, Obscure Infinity, Aeverium, Ketzer
Full details

Sweden Rock
Confirmed: King Albatross, Eleine, Skallbank, Serpent, Friday Night Specials, Painted Sky, Fearless, The Presolar Sands
Full details

Vagos Open-Air (PT)
Confirmed: Kreator, Anthrax, Mantar, Dark Oath
Full details

Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Tour Updates 17/2

Anthrax
New dates: Dynamo Metalfest (NL)
Full itinerary

Apocalyptica
New dates: Metal Hammer Paradise Festival (DE)
Full itinerary

Carcass
New dates: Xtreme Fest (FR), Temples Festival (UK), Chicago Open-Air Festival (US)
Full itinerary

Children of Bodom
New dates: RockHarz Open-Air Festival (DE)
Full itinerary

Doro
New dates: Cologne (DE), Budapest (HU), Karlsruhe (DE), Madgeburg (DE), Leiden (NL), Memmingen (DE), Bratislava (SK), Ingolstadt (DE), Zlin (CZ), Katowice (PL), Bad Rappenau (DE), Aschaffenburg (DE), Dresden (DE), Wilhelmshaven (DE), Erfurt (DE)
Full itinerary

Exodus
New dates: Xtreme Fest (FR)
Full itinerary

Metal Church
New dates: Rock Hard Festival (DE), London (UK), Berlin (DE), Hamburg (DE), Hannover (DE), Regensburg (DE), Saarbrücken (DE), Pratteln (CH)
Full itinerary

Overkill
New dates: Metal Hammer Paradise Festival (DE)
Full itinerary

Primal Fear
New dates: Masters of Rock Festival (CZ)
Full itinerary

Soto
New dates: Madrid (ES), Barcelona (ES), Munich (DE), Rotterdam (NL), Lisbon (PT), Nuremberg (DE), Zaragoza (ES), Weert (NL), Verviers (BE), Trieste (IT), Ludwigsburg (DE), Siegburg (DE), Wetzikon (CH), Bresso (IT)
Full itinerary

Testament
New dates: Xtreme Fest (FR)
Full itinerary

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Festival Updates 16/2

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

Bloodstock Open-Air (UK)
Confirmed: Phil Campbell's All Starr Band, Witchsorrow, The King Is Blind
Full details

Download (UK)
Confirmed: All Time Low, Napalm Death, Glassjaw, Pennywise, The Wildhearts, The Temperance Movement, Devil You Know, Royal Republic, Scorpion Child, Scattering Ashes, Buck & Evans, The Shrine, The Raven Age, Wierds
Full details

Dokk'em Open-Air (NL)
Confirmed: Heidevolk
Full details

Dynamo Metalfest (NL)
Confirmed: Anthrax
Full details

Fall of Summer (FR)
Confirmed: Exciter, Nifelheim, Abigail, Dead Congregation, Manilla Road, Grim Reaper, Revenge, Hell Militia
Full details

FortaRock (NL)
Confirmed: Babymetal, Amon Amarth, Tremonti, Fleshgod Apocalypse, Bombus, Evra
Full details

Metal Hammer Paradise (DE)
Confirmed: Apocalyptica, Overkill, Blues Pills, Die Kassierer, Grand Magus, Onkel Tom, Pentagram, Dew Scented, Secrets of The Moon, Year of The Goat
Full details

Raismesfest (FR)
Confirmed: Myrath
Full details

Rock Hard (DE)
Confirmed: Metal Church, Orden Ogan, Satan, Discreation
Full details

RockHarz (DE)
Confirmed: Children of Bodom
Full details

Sabaton Open-Air (SE)
Confirmed: Thyrfing, Heidevolk
Full details

Summer Breeze (DE)
Confirmed: Abbath, Emmure, Goitzsche Front, Bömbers, Batushka
Full details

Sweden Rock
Confirmed: Nightrain, Banditos, Saffire, Warner Drive
Full details

SWR Metalfest (PT)
Confirmed: Taake, Incantation, Severe Torture, Nadra, Possession, Desalmado
Full details

Temples (UK)
Confirmed: Carcass
Full details

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Tour Updates 10/2

Abbath
New dates: CopenHell Festival (DK)
Full itinerary

Apocalyptica
New dates: Download Festival France
Full itinerary

Behemoth
New dates: Graspop Metal Meeting (BE)
Full itinerary

Carcass
New dates: Heavy MTL Festival (CA), Reno (US), Des Moines (US), Buffalo (US)
Full itinerary

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

Maiden United
New dates: Paris (FR), Hamburg (DE), Dusseldorf (DE), Tilburg (NL), Lelystad (NL), Dordrecht (NL), Aschaffenberg (DE), Verviers (BE), Rheine (DE), Maastricht (NL), Enschede (NL)
Full itinerary

Megadeth
New dates: River City Rockfest (US)
Full itinerary

Overkill
New dates: Moscow (RU), St. Petersburg (RU)
Full itinerary

Queensrÿche
New dates: Rock Fest (US), Moonstone Music Festival (US), Uncasville (US), '80s In The Park Festival (US)
Full itinerary

Testament
New dates: Reno (US)
Full itinerary

Tuesday, February 09, 2016

Festival Updates 9/2

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

Download France
Confirmed: Jane's Addiction, Apocalyptica
Full details

Hellfest (FR)
Confirmed: Gutterdammerung, Jane's Addiction, Magma, Sunn O))), Bad Religion, Killswitch Engage, Tarja, Ludwig Von 88, Nashville Pussy, Loudness, Atreyu, Municipal Waste, Mgla, Unsane, Agressor, Drowned, Skeletal Remains, Raveneye, Brodequin, Corrosive Elements, Undead Prophecies
Cancelled: Kylesa, Winter, Marduk
Full details

In Flammen (DE)
Confirmed: Firespawn
Full details

Leyendas del Rock (ES)
Confirmed: Crisix, Bombus, Celtibeerian
Full details

Rock Fest (US)
Confirmed: Hollywood Vampires, Alice In Chains, Slipknot, Five Finger Death Punch, Marilyn Manson, Breaking Benjamin, Rise Against, Bullet For My Valentine, Queensrÿche, Skillet, All That Remains, Scott Stapp, In This Moment, Sick Puppies, Saint Asonia, Escape The Fate, Atreyu, Kix, 10 Years, Faster Pussycat, and 14 more
Full details

Rockfest KC (US)
Confirmed: Disturbed, Seether, Hellyeah, Sixx:A.M., Ghost, Jackyl, Trivium, Sevendust, Drowning Pool, Escape The Fate, Pop Evil, Saint Asonia, Red Sun Rising, Like A Storm, The Veer Union
Full details

Sabaton Open-Air (SE)
Confirmed: Sorcerer
Full details

Temples (UK)
Confirmed: Ramesses, Windhand, Venomous Concept, Revenge, Implore, Sonance
Full details

Wacken Open-Air (DE)
Cancelled: Kylesa
Full details

Monday, February 08, 2016

Festival Updates 8/2

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

CopenHell (DK)
Confirmed: Scorpions, Amon Amarth, Abbath, Tremonti, Entombed A.D., Dark Funeral, Tribulation, Kadavar, With The Deadk, Havok, Red Warszawa, Redwood Hill, Grusom, I'll Be Damned
Full details

Download (UK)
Confirmed: Jane's Addiction, Sixx:A.M., Amon Amarth, NOFX, Bury Tomorrow, Grand Magus, Electric Wizard, Municipal Waste, Anti Flag, Kadavar, Graveyard, Alien Ant Farm, Turbowolf, Whiskey Myers, and 20 more
Full details

Graspop Metal Meeting (BE)
Confirmed: Behemoth, Ghost, Skindred, Anti Flag, Steak Number Eight, Halestorm, Bad Religion, Monster Truck, Architects, Sikth
Full details

Party.San (DE)
Confirmed: Taake, Svarttjern, Drowned, Sulphur Aeon
Full details

ProgPower Europe (NL)
Confirmed: Textures
Full details

River City Rockfest (US)
Confirmed: Scorpions, Disturbed, Megadeth, Bullet For My Valentine, Sixx:A.M., Pop Evil, Hellyeah, Sevendust, P.O.D, The Sword, Hatebreed, Texas Hippie Coalition, Red Sun Rising, Wild Throne, Devildriver, Avatar
Full details

Stone Free (UK)
Confirmed: Wish You Were Here Symphonic Live, Therapy?, Michael Monroe, Jared James Nichols, Haken, Messenger, Jackaman, The Lounge Kittens
Full details

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

Festival Updates 3/2

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

Blastfest (NO)
Confirmed: Sublime Eyes, Images At Twilight
Cancelled: Troldskugge, Nocturnal Breed
Full details

FortaRock (NL)
Cancelled: Down
Full details

Freak Valley (DE)
Confirmed: The Sonic Dawn, The Shrine
Full details

HRH Doom (UK)
Confirmed: Angel Witch, Trippy Wicked, Black Spiders, Electric Citizen, Old Man Lizard, Bong Cauldron, Brulée, Undersmile
Full details

Hard Rock Hell (UK)
Confirmed: Ugly Kid Joe, Glenn Hughes, Ratt, Living Color, Graham Bonnet, Hayseed Dixie, Phil Campbell's All-Starr Band, Ricky Warwick, Massive, The Amorettes, Mojo Sinners, The Texas Flood, Chase The Ace, Bonfire
Full details

Heavy MTL (CA)
Confirmed: Disturbed, Five Finger Death Punch, Carcass, Volbeat, Alter Bridge, Nightwish, Mastodon, Killswitch Engage, Breaking Benjamin, Blind Guardian, Black Label Society, Ghost, Sabaton, Zakk Wylde, Fear Factory, Kataklysm and 15 more
Full details

MetalDays (SL)
Cancelled: Between The Buried And Me
Full details

Metal Female Voices (BE)
Confirmed: Artosis
Full details

Moonstone (US)
Confirmed: Evanescence, Awolnation, Buckcherry, Best Coast, Steel Panther, Queensrÿche, Wolf Alice, Stone Foxes, Live, John Moreland, Elliott Root, Andrew Watt, All Them Witches, Eternal Summers, Civil Twilight, Girlpool, John & Jacob, and 30 more
Full details

Summer Breeze (DE)
Confirmed: Katatonia, Tribulation, Almanac
Full details

Tuesday, February 02, 2016

Tour Updates 2/2

Accept
New dates: St. Charles (US)
Full itinerary

Avantasia
New dates: Mexico City (MX), Santiago (C)
Full itinerary

Helloween
New dates: Tokyo (JP), Osaka (JP), Hiroshima (JP), Nagoya (JP)
Full itinerary

Inglorious
New dates: Ramblin' Man Fair (UK)
Full itinerary

One Machine
New dates: Tilburg (NL)
Full itinerary

Saxon
New dates: Sabaton Open-Air Festival (SE)
Full itinerary

Soto
New dates: Poughkeepsie (US)
Cancelled dates: Rochester (US)
Moved venues: Baltimore (US)
Full itinerary