||Wacken Open Air 2014 might already be sold out, as usual, but the festival is only beginning to announce the bands that will perform in Germany next year. With the motto "faster, harder, louder", the organizers have announced 13 new bands for the 25th anniversary edition of Wacken that will take place from July 31st-August 2nd, 2014.
The new bands confirmed are: Heaven Shall Burn, J.B.O., Devin Townsend, Sodom, Onkel Tom, Decapitated, For The Imperium, The Ocean, Endstille, Torment, Masterplan, Knorkator and A Pale Horse Named Death.
They will join the already announced: Amon Amarth, Children Of Bodom, Arch Enemy, Kreator, Behemoth, Iced Earth, Emperor, Avantasia, Apocalyptica & Avanti! Orchestra, King Diamond, Prong, Schandmaul, Vreid + Guests (Sognametal 20 Years).