Judas Priest, Amon Amarth, and a reunited Mercyful Fate are among the top-billed acts for the annually stacked metal fest.
2020 Wacken Open Air Fest reveals initial lineup of Judas Priest, Mercyful Fate, more; sells out all 75,000 tickets
A rundown of the best heavy metal and hard rock albums of the first half of the year.
The melodic death metal act continues a run of strong albums with their 11th LP.
The monthlong trek kicks off in late September and runs through late October.
Watch Part 1 of our interview with frontman Johan Hegg and guitarist Olavi Mikkonen.
Swedish metal veterans return with 11th full-length in May.
Slayer announce new 2019 North American farewell tour leg with Lamb of God, Amon Amarth, and Cannibal Corpse
The thrash band’s final trek keeps growing, with a third North American leg taking place in spring 2019.
The one-day extravaganza will take place immediately before Hellfest.
The metal vikings weave a tragic tale on their first concept album.