You've been waiting for the first announcement for a long time and today, we're finally revealing the first bands that will play at Hellfest 2013.
This is just the first batch of bands that will play and you won't wait for too long this time as the festival organisers will complete the announcement with new bands (and not minor ones!) before the Christmas period.
On December 19th, a new flood of bands will be announced which should allow you to end this year with a great smile.
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TWISTED SISTER - ACCEPT - KORN - STONESOUR - VOLBEAT - AVANTASIA - SICK OF IT ALL - BAD RELIGION - BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE- DOWN – TESTAMENT
THE ACACIA STRAIN - ANTI FLAG - ARCH ENEMY - ATARI TEENAGE RIOT - AURA NOIR - BLACK SPIDERS - BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME - CANDLEMASS - CARPATHIAN FOREST - COAL CHAMBER - CONVERGE
CRADLE OF FILTH - CRYPTOPSY - DANKO JONES - FOR TODAY - GOD SEED - HAEMORRHAGE - HARDCORE SUPERSTAR - HEAVEN'S BASEMENT - IHSAHN - KARMA TO BURN - KRISIUN - LEPROUS - MARDUK - MASS HYSTERIA - MY SLEEPING KARMA - NACHTMYSTIUM - NEGATIVE APPROACH - PARKWAY DRIVE - PUNISH YOURSELF - RED FANG - ROTTING CHRIST - SENSER - SKINDRED - SPIRITUAL BEGGARS - THE SWORD - TERROR - TRUCKFIGHTERS
You can still count on a selection of more than 160 bands representing the best of all current and extreme scenes, but also some great legendary federative headliners.
That's one mighty bill so far and in three weeks we'll know the rest of it...
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