Soundwave 2014 line-up announced!

SoundwaveIt’s here! The first announcement of the annual Soundwave festival here in Australia. Look, I’m just gonna say it: Soundwave rivals any festival in the world for sheer quality of bands and atmosphere. There are other great metal festivals, sure, but Soundwave just has this vibe about it, y’know? Whatever your preferred flavour of heavy music, there’s something for you. And Soundwave 2014 doesn’t disappoint. Just check out these names: Green Day, Living Colour, Avenged Sevenfold, Megadeth, AFI, Korn, Trivium, Newsted, Baroness, Testament, Gwar, Whitechapel, Teseract… argh!

Here’s the first round of bands in full: 

Green Day
Avenged Sevenfold
Stone Temple Pilots (W/ Chester Bennington)
Alice In Chains
Rob Zombie
Megadeth
Placebo
AFI
Korn
Alterbridge
Trivium
Down
Devildriver
Newsted
Biffy Clyro
Rocket From The Crypt
Asking Alexandria
Clutch
Alkaline Trio
Baroness
Five Finger Death Punch
August Burns Red
Testament
Living Colour
Letlive
Motionless In White
GWAR
Black Dahlia Murder
Mushroomhead
Finch
Pulled Apart By Horses
Nancy Vandal
Bowling For Soup
Trash Talk
Skindred
Volbeat
Amon Amarth
Terror
Whitechapel
Tesseract
The Story So Far
10 Years
Ill Nino
Hardcore Superstar
Walking Papers
Coliseum
Your Demise
Heaven’s Basement
Real Friends

Soundwave 2014 dates:

Saturday 22nd February – Brisbane
Sunday 23rd February – Sydney
Friday 28th February – Melbourne
Saturday 1st March – Adelaide
Monday 3rd March – Perth

General Public tickets on sale Wednesday September 4 from oztix.com.au

For more info: soundwavefestival.com.

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