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2018 festival season guide pt. 1

Too many bands. Too many festivals. And the festival season is around the corner. Haven’t figured out where to see your favourite bands, yet? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! Check out the first part of our 2018 festival season guide now.


Aeverium

  • Feel The Noise Festival (Austria) – May 5, 2018
  • Wave Gotik Treffen (Germany) – May 20, 2018
  • Kultur Auf Den Halligen (Germany) – August 11, 2018

Amaranthe

  • Västerås Rockfest (Sweden) – April 28, 2018
  • Rockfest (Finland) – June 9, 2018
  • Graspop Metal Meeting (Belgium) – June 23, 2018
  • Topfest (Slovakia) – June 29 to June 30, 2018
  • Rockfest Barcelona (Spain) – July 5, 2018
  • Rock Harz (Germany) – July 6, 2018
  • Bang Your Head Festival (Germany) -July 12, 2018
  • Wacken Open Air (Germany) – August 3, 2018
  • Summer Breeze (Germany) – August 17, 2018
  • Rock Heart Festival (Czech Republic) – August 18, 2018
  • For Evigt Rock (Denmark) – August 24, 2018

Anarcheon

  • Metalocalypstick Fest (Canada)- July 30, 2018

Arch Enemy

  • Forta Rock (Netherlands) – June 1, 2018
  • Greenfield Festival (Switzerland) – June 8, 2018
  • Rockavaria (Germany) – June 9, 2018
  • Nova Rock (Austria) – June 15, 2018
  • Tons of Rock (Norway) – June 20, 2018
  • Graspop Metal Meeting (Belgium) – June 23, 2018
  • Hellfest (France) – June 24, 2018
  • Download Festival (Spain) – June 28, 2018
  • Tuska Festival (Finland) – June 29, 2018
  • Provinssi (Finland) – June 30, 2018
  • Helgeåfestivalen (Sweden) – July 7, 2018
  • Masters of Rock (Czech Republic) – July 13, 2018
  • Polandrock Festival (Poland) – August 3, 2018
  • Wacken Open Air (Germany) – August 4, 2018
  • Summer Breeze (Germany) – August 17, 2018

Battle Beast

  • Metalfest (Czech Republic) – June 3, 2018
  • Sweden Rock Festival (Sweden) – June 7, 2018
  • Untorock (Finland) – June 16, 2018
  • Tons of Rock (Norway) – June 20, 2018
  • Rockfels (Germany) – June 22, 2018
  • Nordic King (Finland) – June 23, 2018
  • Rock Harz (Germany) – July 6, 2018
  • Sauna Classic (Finland) – July 13, 2018
  • Kuissi Rock (Finland) – July 14, .2018
  • Metaldays (Slovenia) – July 24, 2018
  • Porispere (Finland) – August 3, 2018
  • Alcatraz Metal Festival (Belgium) – August 11, 2018
  • Sabaton Open Air (Sweden) – August 18, 2018
  • WGM Festival (Germany) – September 22, 2018

Beyond The Black

  • Heroes of World Rock (Russia) – July 7, 2018
  • Metal Dayz (Germany) – September 21, 2018
  • Werner Das Rennen (Germany) – August 30 to September 2, 2018
  • Full Metal Holiday (Spain) – October 14 to October 21,  2018

Bloodhunter

  • Otero Brutal Fest (Spain) – June 9, 2018
  • Metal Lorca Festival (Spain) – June 23, 2018
  • Resurrection Fest (Spain) – July 11, 2018
  • Leyendas del Rock (Spain) – August 8, 2018

Butcher Babies

  • Welcome To Rockville (US) – April 27 to April 30, 2018
  • Carolina Rebellion (US) – May 4 to May 6, 2018
  • Northern Invasion (US) – May 12 to May 13, 2018
  • Rocklahoma (US) – May 25 to May 27, 2018

Cradle Of Filth

  • Download Festival (UK) – June 8, 2018
  • With Full Force (Germany) – June 14, 2018
  • Vagos Metal Fest (Portugal) – August 10, 2018

Dark Sarah

  • John Smith Festival (Finland) – July 20 to July 21, 2018t

Delain

  • New England Metal & Hardcore Festival (US) – April 21, 2018
  • Camorock (Spain) – June 26, 2018
  • Into The Grave Festival (Netherlands) – August 10, 2018
  • Czad Festiwal (Poland) – August 15 to August 18, 2018

Doro

  • Graspop Metal Meeting (Belgium) – June 21, 2018
  • Heroes of World Rock (Russia) – July 7, 2018
  • Bang Your Head (Germany) – July 12, 2018
  • Motorcycle Jamboree (Germany) – July 13, 2018
  • Masters of Rock (Czech Republic) – July 15, 2018
  • Rock am Stück (Germany) – July 20, 2018
  • Burg Rock (Germany) – July 21, 2018
  • Wacken Open Air (Germany) – August 4, 2018
  • Hard Rock Session (France) – August 5, 2018
  • Bloodstock Open Air (UK) – August 10, 2018
  • Leyendas Del Rock (Spain) – August 11, 2018
  • Summer Breeze (Germany) – August 17, 2018
  • Zons Open Air (Germany) – August 31, 2018
  • Werner Das Rennen (Germany) – September 1, 2018
  • Full Metal Holiday (Spain) – October 14 to October 21, 2018

Eleine

  • Vellingefesten (Sweden) – June 16, 2018
  • Kristianstad Rockfest (Sweden) – July 14, 2018
  • Sabaton Open Air (Sweden) – August 18, 2018
  • Eksjö Stadsfest (Sweden) – August 24, 2018

Eluveitie

  • Belenus Festival (Switzerland) – April 14, 2018
  • Irreversible Festival (Switzerland) – May 26, 2018
  • Metalfest (Czech Republic) – June 3, 2018
  • Caribana Festival (Switzerland) – June 8, 2018
  • Rockavaria (Germany) – June 9, 2018
  • Download Festival (France) – June 15, 2018
  • Z7 Summer Nights (Switzerland) – July 5, 2018
  • Na Fir Bolg (Belgium) – July 7, 2018
  • Dong Open Air (Belgium) – July 13, 2018
  • Gefle Metal Festival (Sweden) – July 14, 2018
  • John Smith Festival (Finland) – July 21, 2018
  • Metaldays (Slovenia) – July 23, 2018
  • Open Air Gampel (Switzerland) – August 16, 2018
  • Metal on the Hill (Austria) – August 17, 2018
  • 30 Stunden Festival (Switzerland) – September 28, 2018

Epica

  • Z! Live Rock Fest (Spain) – June 15, 2018
  • Tons of Rock Festival (Norway) – June 21, 2018
  • Z7 Summer Nights (Switzerland) – July 5, 2018
  • Metalhead Meeting Festival (Romania) – July 6 to July 7, 2018
  • Fezen Festival (Hungary) – July 25, 2018
  • Metaldays (Slovenia) – July 27, 2018
  • Wacken Open Air (Germany) – August 3, 2018
  • Alcatraz Metal Festival (Belgium) – August 11, 2018
  • Metal on the Hill (Austria) – August 18, 2018
  • Rock Heart Festival (Czech Republic) – August 17, 2018

For I Am King

  • Willemsfest (Netherlands) – April 27, 2018
  • Amsterdam Metalfest (Netherlands) – May 19, 2018
  • Forta Rock (Germany) – June 2, 2018
  • With Full Force (Germany) – June 14, 2018

Hydra

  • Schlichtenfest Open Air (Germany) – August 3, 2018
  • Berliner Gothic Treffen (Germany) – August 5, 2018
  • Femme Metal Event (Netherlands) – October 12, 2018

In Mute

  • Kalikenyo Rock Fest (Spain) – June 9, 2018

Infected Rain

  • Eargazmic Festival (Austria) – April 28, 2018
  • Out Of Line Weekender (Germany) – May 5, 2018
  • Nummirock Metal Festival (Finland) – June 23, 2018
  • Roche N´Roll Festival (France) – July 6, 2018
  • Sunstorm Festival (Germany) – July 7, 2018
  • Rockmaraton (Hungary) – July 10, 2018
  • Masters of Rock (Czech Republic) – July 12, 2018
  • Dong Open Air (Germany) – July 13, 2018
  • Gefle Metal Festival (Sweden) – July 14, 2018
  • Faine Misto Festival (Ukraine) – July 21, 2018
  • Enigma Rock Festival (Bulgaria) – September 8, 2018
  • GraveArt Festival (Germany) – September 15, 2018
  • Pure Fucking Metal FestEvil (Germany) – September 22? 2018

Second part is coming soon.