Since 2012, the Metal scene has started to pick up and get back on track, and bit by bit, things are looking great. I will not expand a lot on this subject (maybe in another article), but what makes up the Scene? It is definitely not only the bands, it is also the organizers, media, managers, and behind-the-scene people, but most importantly the FANS. Continue reading
Summer Breeze Open Airis a German heavy metal music festival. It takes place annually in Dinkelsbühl, Bavaria. It was first held in 1997. The festival had been held in Abtsgmünd until 2006 when it was moved to its new location of Dinkelsbühl. The festival draws around 40,000 attendees annually.
While this year SUMMER BREEZE 2016 is celebrating its 19th installment, the festival will be 4 days of exceptional Metal Breeze in Dinkelsbühl, Germany, from August 17th to 20th, 2016.
This year’s LINEUP is brutal with more than 125 bands, headlined by one of Thrash’s Big 4: SLAYER. The thrashers are supported by:
SABATON, PARKWAY DRIVE, AIRBOURNE, CARCASS, STEEL PANTHER, ARCH ENEMY, TESTAMENT, EXODUS, ABBATH, KATATONIA, SUBWAY TO SALLY, MASTODON, EISBRECHER, AT THE GATES, SATYRICON, ASKING ALEXANDRIA, FEAR FACTORY, COHEED AND CAMBRIA, PAIN, MY DYING BRIDE, BLUES PILLS, SOILWORK, EQUILIBRIUM, QUEENSRŸCHE, DYING FETUS, KORPIKLAANI, EMMURE, and many more. (Scroll Down For Full Line Up).
There will be a merciless display of hard music on three open air stages and one tent stage.
CHECK OUT ALL 125 Bands in the line up arranged by Alphabetical Order below:
If you’re an amateur band and looking for a spotlight, well here is your chance.
Yamaha Music Gulf FZE presents the Yamaha E-Band Competition, offering a great opportunity for all the amateur bands out there to expose their talent and become popular worldwide via the internet. It is the first-ever amateur band competition showcasing the recorded video performances of music talents from diverse cultures.
The Grand Winner will be given a chance to compete at Asian Beat Band Competition 2016 grand finals in Tokyo, Japan on 05-November-2016 and an all-expense paid trip to Japan. Asian Beat is an annual event that is one of the biggest amateur band competitions held throughout many regions in Asia.
Registration opens on 03-July-2016
Registration closing on 31-August-2016
Announcement of winners on 15-September-2016
Compete at Asian Beat 2016 on 05-November-2016
Sign up, register your band, and become part of this exciting event.
For the third year in a row, The World’s #1 Bourbon Jim Beam comes back with the biggest rock concert lineup for this summer. This year, Rock and Roll Hall Of Famer, Ex-Guns’N’Roses GILBY CLARKE will be guest starring in addition to Lebanon’s Hottest Rock Bands.