Date: 04 Aug 2011
- 06 Aug 2011
Venue: Wacken, Schleswig Holstein, Germany
VF's Top 10 overseas festivals of 2011 - vote for yours!
From dubstep to death metal and from Poland to Holland, we look back at our critic's favourite overseas festivals from this
summer - and you can vote for yours in the UK Festival Awards too.
Motorhead close Wacken Open Air
After decades of hearing 'The Ace of Spades' being played in clubs and pubs the world over, it's easy to forget that Motörhead
have been consistently releasing new material since 1975 and have if anything, too much music for the 75 minute headline slot.
Judas Priest divide Wacken 2011
Legendary midland metallers fail to follow in the footsteps of fellow Birmingham metal-god, Ozzy.
Ozzy Osbourne headlines Wacken Open Air in style
For the British, Ozzy Osbourne is an undisputed legend, almost a caricature of the rock and roll lifestyle he has exuded for
Three new names for Wacken Open Air 2011
Norwegian mettalers Triosphere, thrash newcomers Shraphead and Irish rockers Stormzone are the latest acts unveiled for the
festival, which takes place from 4-6 August at Wacken, Schleswig Holstein in Germany.
Trivium to play Wacken Open Air 2011
Florida's finest metallers, Trivium, will make Wacken Open Air festival in Germany their only European festival appearance
Wacken Open Air 2011 Discussion