New Metal Festival -- Bleeding Kansas
I kept quiet about this for a long time. I told some of you, but it's definitely happening. This blows everything out of the water. Here's the press release and flyer -
KANSAS CITY, MO -- Brought to the masses by the same production company that put on the extremely successful Kanrocksas festival, Hunt Industries is teaming up with European festival Wacken Open Air (www.wacken.com) to bring an extreme metal destination festival to America! "We're very excited to bring all these legendary heavy metal bands, old and new, to the United States in one fantastic package festival!"
Tickets are on sale April 5th. Each ticket includes FREE camping + parking for one vehicle per party. Tickets will be a flat fee of $60 and will be available through Ticketmaster.com and retail outlets.
So, I expect you all to be here for this. Here are the day-by-day lineups:
07/22 - Melt-Banana
07/26 - Forever Came Calling & Primitive Man
07/30 - Warped (?)
08/05 - Knockout Kid
08/07 - Fireworks (?)