Wacken Metal Battle USA is proud to announce Boston round 3 winner UPHEAVAL. The band will now join previous round 1 and 2 winners COFFIN BIRTH and GOBLET at the city final being held on April 19th at ONCE Somerville. Boston round 3 was held on Tuesday, March 29th at ONCE Somerville along with other competing bands Lung Leather, Birnam Wood, Concilium. The winners of the Boston final will join Philadelphia round winners POWER THEORY and COPRSE HOARDER at the national final (city and date to be determined).
For over a decade at the world's largest outdoor metal festival Wacken Open Air, independent metal bands from around the globe have been performing in front of thousands and competing against one another for one to be crowned champion of the world along with winning multiple prizes (prizes info). For the first time ever, Wacken Metal Battle USA is coming to America for its inaugural year and will be hosting qualifying rounds in various cities. The national champion of those battles will perform at the 2017 festival taking place from August 3rd - 5th. Please watch the following video trailer to see all the metal fun! https://www.youtube.com/
Final – Wednesday, April 19 @ Once Somerville (156 Highland Ave, Somerville, Massachusetts)
Event Link: https://www.facebook.
Round 1 Winner - Coffin Birth - https://coffinbirth.bandcamp.
Round 2 Winner - Goblet - http://goblet2.bandcamp.com
Round 3 Winner - Upheaval - http://upheavalboston.
+ Wild Card Band To Be Determined
National Final (city and date to be determined):
Power Theory (Philadelphia Winner) - http://www.sentinelmusic75.
Corpse Hoarder (Philadelphia Winner) - https://corpsehoarder.