First acts announced for Wacken Open Air 2014

Wacken Open Air to celebrate its 25th anniversary

First acts announced for Wacken Open Air 2014

Photographer: Anna HyamsMatt Miles on 05 August 2013

Before the faces of many an intrepid metal fan have even had the chance to be shredded off by the brutal riffery of Wacken Open Air’s 2013 edition, the German festival giant is already looking ahead to their 25th anniversary in 2014.

The festival organizers have released a trailer for the big birthday bash and also the first set of confirmed acts for what is sure to be the biggest W.O.A. to date.

Amon Amarth, Apocalyptica & Avanti! Orchestra, Arch Enemy, Avantasia, Behemoth, Children Of Bodom, Emperor, Iced Earth, King Diamond, Kreator, Prong and Schandmaul are the first set of names confirmed for Wacken Open Air 2014.

Tickets went on sale for W.O.A. 2014 today (August 5th), also on sale are limited edition anniversary W.O.A. T-shirts which can only be purchased alongside a Wacken ticket. Click here for W.O.A. 2014 tickets.

For those planning a trip to Wacken Open Air 2014 take a look at the handy Virtual Festivals guide to all things Wacken here.

Take a look at the full W.O.A. 2013 line up here.

Have a listen to the line up with our Wacken spotify playlist.


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