Inferno Metallic Competition 2019 – Saturday with Massacre, Taake, Gaahls Wyrd and extra
Saturday on the Inferno Worldwide Metallic Competition had largely Nordic bands on the Rockefeller stage. Norwegian bands Gaahls Wyrd, Taake, Impaled Nazarene from Finland plus Massacre from Sweden, and Der Weg Einer Freiheit from Germany. (Photograph above: Previous Nick Holmes from Massacre)
Like the opposite days, Saturday was additionally offered out, and the venue was fairly full from the primary band, Der Weg Einer Freiheit startet at 4 thirty, and packed when Gaahls Wyrd and Taake have been on stage afterward. It was truly extra folks for the headliners Dimmu Borgir and Hypocrisy the opposite nights than for Massacre, however possibly a number of the followers skilled a little bit of fatigue after three full days of music and partying?
There are various issues I like about this competition. The music is crucial half, however the followers is an equal essential cause for me to go there yearly. This 12 months has been my eight Inferno, and I’m already planning for subsequent 12 months. The followers come from all around the globe, with about half of them Norwegian, the remainder from different locations. And so they span all kinds of individuals, from every kind of backgrounds and professions. Additionally a wider vary of age than most different festivals I go to, possibly extra the identical ages because the followers on the blues festivals.
Der Weg Einer Freiheit
Hoest from Taake, shot for Getty Photos
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