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Wacken Open Air 2015


The world’s self-proclaimed largest heavy metal festival, Wacken Open Air returns to Wacken, Germany from July 29 to August 1 with yet another exceptionally strong, monstrously heavy bill.

With the likes of Judas Priest, Biohazard, In Flames, Opeth, Sepultura, Cannibal CorpseRob Zombie, Within Temptation and Savatage amongst the acts set to play, the festival will attract 75,000 visitors over its four days.

Buy tickets for the festival here and check out the full line-up here.

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