Graspop Metal Meeting has today made the last 16 names announced for this year’s edition, from 21 to 24 June in Dessel. These include the American punkrockband Billy Talent, and the Flemish humorous metalproject Fleddy Melculy. Also Avatar, Kataklysm, Heilung, Vandenberg’s Moonkings, Backyard Babies, Pro-Pain, Thundermother, Eskimo Callboy, The Contortionist, Cancer Bats, Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown, Toxic Shock, Moments, and Signs, or Algorithm to come to Graspop.
It’s already been announced that the metalfestival for the first – and extraordinary – four days will last. The headliners are Guns N’ Roses, Iron Maiden, Volbeat, and Ozzy Osbourne. Other big names from the genre that their arrival confirmed are Marilyn Manson, Judas Priest, A Perfect Circle and Parkway Drive.
The organization points out that the combined tickets for three days, the VIP-formulas for combined tickets (three days) and for combi XL (four days) and the Thursday and vrijdagtickets are sold out and even though more than 85 percent of the combined tickets for the XL out the door.