Wacken: Line Up for 2017

It is almost a tradition to wait our favorite festival to announce slowly the bands that will be participating of the next edition. Wacken is even a bit more full of mystery. During December the festival launches an Adventer Calender and surprises all the fans with one band per day. Well, we decided to wait a bit more and announce all of them together, here for you! So, are you ready for Wacken 2017?

The largest Heavy Metal Festival of the World

When we say that Wacken is the largest one, we are not just bragging about it. The festival is indeed the largest. For you to have an idea, just the campsite has 2,2 km². So, it is really the largest one and one of the most famous names in Europe while talking about Heavy Metal festival. If you want to know more about Wacken and how to prepare to attend the festival, click here to read our post telling all about Wacken!

The Line Up

This year Wacken will happen between 3 and 5 of August. The main attractions for Wacken’s 28th editon is Accept, Alice Cooper, Kreator, Marilyn Manson, Megadeth, Amon Amarth and Avantasia. But there are much more bands to keep the festival running for entire 3 days of pure heavy metal. Names like Morbid Angel, Trivium, Status Quo, Brujeria, Apocalyptica, Grave Digger, Lacuna Coil, Europe, Paradise Lost, Sonata Arctica, Powerwolf, Primal Fear and Volbeat are also in the Line Up. Another show to not be missed is the traditional W.O.A. Firefighters. If you want to see more, click here to access the entire list!

Also, there are so many attractions in Wacken that to arrange time to see your favorite bands and participate of all the small events running aside. So, get your schedule ready and prepare a very good pair of shoes to walk a lot of kilometers every day and let’s go to WAAAAAAACKEEEEEN!