Wacken Metal Battle Canada - One Band To Rule Them All! Vancouver Semi-Final ft: Mitochondrion, DIRE OMEN, Wacken Metal Battle Vancouver Semi Finalists, Omnisight (9:45PM), Witch Of The Waste (9), Over the Coals (8:15), Neck of the Woods (2014 Vancouver WINNER), Unleash The Archers (6:45PM SHARP!)
The Vancouver semi-final will...
The Vancouver semi-final will be May 3rd at the Rickshaw Theatre in the crazy May-hem Metal weekend:
May 1 - NILE / Infernal Majesty / Auroch
May 2 - Metal Alliance with BEHEMOTH / Goatwhore / 1349 / Inquisition / Black Crown Initiate / Tyrants Blood
May 3 - Wacken Metal Battle Vancouver semi-final followed by MITOCHONDRION and DIRE OMEN
The winner of the Vancouver semi-final will compete in Toronto with bands from Alberta, Montreal and Toronto. The winner will play at the Wacken Festival in Germany with paid expenses.
MITOCHONDRION (Vancouver – Profound Lore)
Vitriolic Death Metal. Mitochondrion is an organelle that generates most of the cell's supply of adenosine triphosphate (ATP), used as a source of chemical energy.
With that great success and triumph for Canadian metal, Wacken Metal Battle Canada will be expanding across the country in 2014.
One Canadian band will rule them all and represent the nation with highest honour at this year's 2014 international battle at the world’s most prestigious metal festival Wacken Open Air in Wacken, Germany where they will join the list of Canadian heavyweights such as Voivod, Exciter, Razor, Annihilator, Anvil, Kataklysm, Cryptopsy, 3 Inches of Bloods, Despised Icon and Danko Jones who have performed at the festival in years past.