wacken 2011 blog posts on heavy metal lifestyle, heavy metal attitude and outlook.

June 28, 2011 6 Comments

Wacken Open Air: Running Order

The running order for Wacken 2011 has been released, and metalheads all over the world are planning their days around their chosen bands and bemoaning the inevitable clashes. Helpfully, the Wacken website includes the Running Order Tool, where you can tick all the acts you want to see and it […]

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June 15, 2011 6 Comments

Steff Metal’s Epic German Adventure: Itinerary

One of the reasons I started this blog in the first place was to document our Epic Europe (and Middle East) adventure. In 2009, myself, the Cantankerous Drummer Husband and two friends rented a campervan for two months and drove across Europe, visiting Germany, Austria, Italy, England, Leitchenstein, Belgium, Denmark, […]

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June 2, 2011 7 Comments

Wacken Open Air: Renting a campervan for Wacken

One of the reasons many metalheads baulk at the idea of attending a metal festival is that they hate camping. For many people, spending three to five nights inside a flimsy tent pitched in a muddy, dirty campground surrounded by 70 000 other metalheads who just WILL NOT SHUT UP, […]

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