More good news for all you metal fans travelling to Sziget Festival 2009! Swedish industrial goth metal band Deathstars will play Sziget Festival 2009 on August 14. (thanks go to from Hungary and Tibor). This good news is confirmed on the official Deathstars website. Szigetnews friend Tibor also tells us that you will also be able to catch Deathstars in concert in Budapest in October, at the Diesel, where they will play with Diary of Dreams, The Birthday Massacre and Dope Stars Inc. as support acts. This is confirmed on Blabbermouth.net.
Tonight we have some more good news for all you metalheads coming to Sziget Festival 2009. A few days we announced GWAR, now we're telling you about legendary masked metal band Brujeria, that will play Sziget Festival 2009 on August 14th. The news is confirmed on their management website. Brujeria will play Sziget Festival on August 14.Â (thanks, Required!)
Faith No More have announced the lineup for this summer's European tour. Jim Martin won't be a part of it, as rumored. The lineup is as follows: Mike Patton - vocals Jon Hudson - guitar Billy Gould - bass Mike Bordin - drums Roddy Bottum - keyboards No tour dates have been announced yet, but rumors seem to suggest a Faith No More concert at Sziget this year.
Another day, another official artist confirmation for this year's Sziget Festival. French metallers Dagoba will play Sziget Festival 2009 on August 12, probably at the Hammerworld Stage. The information is confirmed on Base Productions' (their booking agency) website.
We finally have a bigger name for this year's Sziget Festival to tell you about! We're talking about American melodic hardcore band Rise Against. Rise against will play Sziget Festival this summer, but we don't have a date for their performance yet. The good news is confirmed in a news article on Rise Against's official website.
Here's a video of Iron Maiden rocking Sziget Festival last night. [szigetnews]pCV0zmCYVxk[/szigetnews] Szigetnews is waiting for your Sziget stories. The best ones will be published here on Szigetnews.
Gary Holt, songwriter and lead guitarist of EXODUS: â€œAfter many years in the planning and discussion stage, we have finally completed the re-recording of â€œBonded By Blood.â€ We have decided to call it â€œLet There Be Bloodâ€ and it is our way of paying homage to Paul Baloff by showing how relevant these songs we had written together still are. We arenâ€™t trying to replace the original, thatâ€™s impossible anyway. We are just giving these songs the benefit of modern production. Itâ€™s something we talked about before Paulâ€™s death and itâ€™s always been important to us to do. We were
Amanda Somerville, Epica's replacement vocalist, has posted a new video blog from the Avantasia world tour, that you can watch below. Avantasia will rock Sziget on August 13, starting at 21:30 hours, at the Hammerworld Stage. [szigetnews]pZqCEDe-eyA[/szigetnews]
For all of you metalheads going to Sziget this year to see Meshuggah, here's some live footage of the band playing at Hellfest, three days ago. [szigetnews]BONafvQX8IQ[/szigetnews]
More good news for metal fans. British Death Metal legends Carcass will play this year's Sziget Festival. Carcass will play the Hammerworld Stage, on August 17th, starting at 21:00 hours.