This Death Metal Band from Shillong is representing India at the Wacken Open Air 2014, Germany!

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Death Metal band from Shillong, Plague Throat has reached Germany and all set to perform in the Wacken Open Air Concert 2014. The band is the winner of Wacken Metal Battle (India). They will be representing India (and North East) in the Wacken Metal fest!

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The festival will witness bands such as Arch Enemy, Avantasia, Children of Bodom, Megadeth, Red Hot Chilli Pipers and many other intentional metal bands. For the complete list of the bands visit the link

Wacken Open Air (W:O:A) is a summer open air heavy metal music festival. It takes place annually in the small village of Wacken inSchleswig-Holstein, northern Germany. With 80,000 festival visitors, and including personnel a total of roughly 86,000 attendees in 2011,[2] it attracts all kinds of metal music fans, such as fans of black metaldeath metalpower metalthrash metalgothic metalfolk metal, and even metalcorenu metal and hard rock from around the world.

The festival was first held in 1990 as a small event for local German bands. By 1998 the event included over 70 bands from Europe, North America and Australia. W:O:A is usually held at the beginning of August and lasts three days, during which the festival-goers camp on several camping grounds surrounding the festival area. The 70 or more bands perform across four stages over the course of the event.

Since 2002, the Wacken Firefighters, the local volunteer fire department band, opens the festival.

To Know more about Wacken Open Air, visit the official site at

To know more about the band, visit their facebook page


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