20 years

20 Years of Wacken Open Air: Part Two - the End of the First Decade (1995-1999)

The rise of Wacken Open Air metal festival from almost nothing in 1990 to a reasonable festival five years later, heralded the beginnings of something really big. That 'really big thing' played out over the next five years of the festival, during which time it became known as the biggest outdoor metal festival in the world.

Mortification celebrates 20 years

Australian Christian metal band Mortification will celebrate its 20th anniversary next year with a retro-release.

Mortification will re-record its '90s classics Nocturnal, Grind Planetarium, Impulsation, Hammer of God and The Majestic Infiltration of Order from its 20 albums,