Our partners in crime in Dubai are organizing the parallel heat of the W:O:A Metal Battle Middle East at the Music Room – Bur Dubai. The winning band of the Dubai Battle will face the winner of the Lebanese Battle in the land of Pharaohs, Cairo-Egypt for the Middle Eastern Final Battle where the winner will go to Wacken for the world title.
govad MUSIC and Chord 2555 proudly present Wacken Metal Battle for the first time in Dubai.
The battle will take place at The Music Room and Dubai’s finest bands Ascendant, Point Of View and Svengali will battle for one winner who will be qualified for the final Battle to represent Dubai against Lebanon.
Barney Ribeiro: Guitarist and founding member of the death metal band Nervecell, the band toured the world and played the biggest festivals in Europe and that includes the 2009 edition of Wacken Open Air. He also worked as an A&R with Spellbind Records alongside being a booking agent and a part time promoter.
Dave Vick: Guitarist, Vocalist and Music composer, Dave is the founder and partner at Tone Town studios and Ramsay Philips customs guitars shop and currently a captain at Emirates Airlines.
Hadi Sarieddine: founder, guitarist, producer, and clean vocalist of extreme experimental metal band Benevolent. He is also owner and producer at Haven Studio, some of the albums he produced and engineered include Svengali’s Theory of Mind and Unscathed, Aramaic’s The Fallen, Voice of the Soul’s Catacombs, and many more.
The Bands are:
Ticket Price: 60 AED