Heavy Metal Erupts in Africa! Rock On!
The line-up for the festival was star-studded and included pirate metalers Alestorm‚ American stalwarts Cannibal Corpse and Greece’s Septic Flesh.
Other international acts that clearly made a bloody impression on the country’s fans were Decapitated‚ Epica‚ Aborted‚ Carnifex‚ Hatebreed and Belphegor.
It would be rare to see all of these bands sharing the stage overseas‚ as they all play slightly different forms of heavy metal‚ some relying more on rhythm-driven crunch and others more on epic melodic themes. The fest saw the return of two metal bands that had entertained SA in recent years…