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Wacken Open Air Festival Announces First Bands For 2022

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The Press Release:
After the festival has been postponed (discussed HERE), we are now looking forward to Wacken Open Air 2022: We can already unveil the first bands for W:O:A today, which will take place from August 4th to 6th, 2022. There are also first announcements for Wacken Wednesday on August 3rd, 2022!

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Jan Quiel from the booking team explains: “We want to move as much of the planned program into next year as possible and we are currently having highly positive discussions on it. Some bands already do have other plans for 2022, so we are more than happy to have great interest from new bands to join the line-up.”
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Judas Priest Postpones “50 Heavy Metal Years” UK Tour Until 2022

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Back in July we helped broadcast the news about the rescheduling of the “50 Heavy Metal Years” Tour by the legendary Judas Priest (seen HERE). Sadly, based on the world being in the state that it currently is, the band has released the statement about 2021 being a wash for their UK Dates with Ozzy Osbourne and that they hope to return to active Metal duty in 2022. Read on to their statement and check your calendars for the dates you might have been planning on doing since you’ll need to get a refund if you are in that neck of the woods.

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The Statement:
Unfortunately due to the ongoing issues with COVID-19 the Ozzy Osbourne/Judas Priest UK/European 2020 tour has had to be rescheduled to 2022…as soon as we have all the dates finalized we will announce them…in the meantime wear your masks, wash your hands and stay safe!
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CANCELLED: Judas Priest @ Prudential Center

Due to the restrictions on large public assembly and events of this kind based on the Coronavirus Pandemic, the Judas Priest tour has been postponed until 2021. Please refer to the bands socials and event calendars such as this in the weeks to come for the very latest event listings and updates to them.

The legendary Judas Priest has embarked on their “50 Heavy Metal Years” tour and brings along Sabaton. You don’t want to miss a minute of this exciting show when it comes to New Jersey.

CANCELLED: Judas Priest @ NYCB Live at Nassau Coliseum

The closure of the Nassau Coliseum finds this Judas Priest/Sabaton performance cancelled. Ticket refunds are available at point of purchase.

The legendary Judas Priest has embarked on their “50 Heavy Metal Years” tour and brings along Sabaton. You don’t want to miss a minute of this exciting show when it comes to Long Island.

Wacken Open Air 2021 Announces First Lineup

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The Press Release:
All 75,000 tickets for W:O:A 2021, which will take place from July 29 to 31 2021, have already been sold! The organizers have now announced the first bands on the festival line-up! Metal fans can look forward to: Judas Priest, Hämatom, Dropkick Murphys, As I Lay Dying, Rose Tattoo, Tarja, Lordi, Death SS, Venom and Moonspell.

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This years Wacken Open Air couldn‘t take place due to the current pandemic. Although it’s much more quiet in the small village Wacken in Schleswig-Holstein, the tradition announcing bands for the upcoming edition during the last festival day still remains!
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