The festival was set to feature Slipknot, Judas Priest, Amon Amarth, and dozens more acts.
Wacken Open Air
An initial police statement led to the false story that inspired music fans all over the world.
Billed as the biggest heavy metal festival in the world, Wacken Open Air featured Judas Priest, Ghost and more.
Heavy metal pioneer joined his former bandmates for “We Rock”.