Welcome to hell ! This year again, almost 60,000 metalheads reached their shrine : Clisson, where takes place one of the main metal events of the year in Europe : Hellfest. The festival has welcomed the biggest names in extreme music over the last ten years, and this year’s lineup won’t stop them getting bigger and bigger.
Through those three days, we’ve seen headliners such as Rob Zombie, Aerosmith, Rancid, Linkin Park, Prophets of Rage, and, what’s one of this festival’s strengths, more confidential ones, which makes this -more than 160 bands- bill one of the strongest that you’ll see this summer.
SABATON is pleased to announce that they will join critically-acclaimed Viking metal band Amon Amarth on their headline tour this fall. The tour kicks off on September 25th in Riverside, CA and visits a total of 35 North American cities before coming to an end on November 9th in Tucson, AZ.
Thrash metal band Skeletonwitch will open each show, except in New York where fans will be treated to the first ever, and exclusive North American performance by extreme metal supergroup Vallenfyre*. Tickets will go on sale on May 30th. Continue reading →