That sounds like a crazy fun day! Not sure how you manage all this since you sound so busy in school, but glad to hear how well this went.
I'm also convinced that the combination of San Francisco and LA has by far the best metal scene in North America, even today.
7/29-8/1 - Wacken Open Air
8/29 - Borealis (?)
9/6 - Gruesome
10/3 - Hibria