The Metal Battle at the Wacken Open Air festival provides a showcase for up-and-coming talent from around the world. We'll look at the top five bands from the 2017 competition. At No. 3, Dutch death-metal group Inferum.
The 29th edition of Germany's top open air heavy metal festival is fully sold out. Rain or shine, Wacken gives fans a break from their regular lives and a time-out for some outdoor heavy metal.
The 1,800-person village of Wacken in northern Germany will soon be welcoming 80,000 metalheads and 160 bands for three days of headbanging and beer. Here's what's new at this year's festival.
Pounding guitar riffs, groaning vocals: the band Syndemic from Hamburg wowed the crowd in the Metal Battle 2016. At the Wacken Open Air festival competition they garnered fourth place in the new talent category.
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