Die Toten Hosen and Metallica to play rock am ring 2012

Rock am Ring have confirmed that German Rock legends Die Toten Hosen, will headline Rock am Ring 2012. It was announec at a press conference in June 2012. The Next edition of Rock am Ring takes place on Friday 1st June 2012 to Sunday 3rd June 2012.
The German Festival has taken place since 1985, and has been the largest rock music festival in Germany since 1991.
Tickets for Rock am Ring are on sale now for the early bird amount of 140 euros , and theywill eventually go up in price to 160 euros.
Rock am Ring celebrated their 27th Anniversary festival last year and it is a dual site festival with Rock im Park taking place in Nuremberg at the same time.
Metallica have been confirmed to play Rock am Ring in German, the news follows their confirmation to play the UK Download Festival also. Metallica will play the whole of their Black album. They have not confirmed any dates in Netherland or Belguim but they is rumours that Metalica will play Pinkpop or Rock Wechter.
The third act confirmed for Rock am Ring 12 are American heavy metal gods Trivium. Their Guitarist Corey Beaulieu revealed the news on a German radio station. Trivium has also been confirmed to play Graspop and Nova Rock.

Rock am Ring is an annual music festival at the Nürburgring in the Eifel near Adenau (Germany). It was first held in 1985. The intention was to organize a one-time event, but due to high turnout (75,000 spectators) decided a recurring festival of it. The only exception is 1989/1990: after the low attendance in 1988 was two years break.

Since 1991, the largest rock festival in Germany. Since 1997, while the festival Rock im Park in Nuremberg organized. Most acts that are contracted for Rock am Ring, Rock im Park also act on. The festival lasts three days and go to the festival grounds are several campsites.

Review of 2010 RAR

Rock am Ring 2010 was the 25th anniversary of the German Festival dd you go, what do you think of it? or did you watch it on MTV. We would like to know who gets gold stars, and who were total fails.
We want to know what your highlights and lowlights from the Rock am Ring 2010

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Who were you breakthrough bands, who really disappointed you? What was the campsite like, we would love to hear your stories.
This year’s Rock am RIng festival, has got some of music’s finest on the bill, and with over 50 acts playing across all stages, the hardest bit will be deciding who you’re going to go and watch!

This year, Kiss , are headlining together with Rage against the Machine, Muse, Rammstein, Jay Z, Thirty Seconds to Mars, and so many more
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Jay Z to Play in 2010

Rock am ring 2010 plated host to Jay Z and 30 Seconds To Mars are all to play the 25th Rock am Ring 2010.

The fans are eagerly awaiting two festivals, which is beyond all historical dimensions. With a huge anniversary party 25 years Rock am Ring and Rock will celebrate 15 years in the park. The line-up puts all existing open air events at the Nurburgring and in Nuremberg in the shade, the most popular German festivals guaratees an exceptional evening of 3 June (Corpus Christi) to start. Corpus Christi is already a holiday period in Baden-Wuerttemberg, Bavaria, Hesse, North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhineland-Palatinate and Saarland
The previously confirmed headliners Rammstein, Kiss and Muse are now complemented by the new rock supergroup Them Crooked Vultures with Dave Grohl (Foo Fighters), Josh Homme (Queens Of The Stone Age) and John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin). The superstar of U.S. rap and hip-hop, Jay-Z wants to show ring and Park rockers, why he is one of the most gifted music makers of his time. News of a return of 30 Seconds To Mars, The Hives and Wolfmother as well as the metal veterans Slayer. Plumb involved with the German indie-rock legends to the two parties.
30 bands have been confirmed but expect many more to be added before the festival starts in June
The 85,000 tickets for the ring should definitely be sold out within the next 14 days. Here beats the heart of rock’n’roll past 25 years. The interest of tens of thousands of fans who want to miss the anniversary in any case, is now focusing increasingly on the twin festival Rock im Park in Nuremberg. Here, too, is expected to be early selloff.

The Full Line Up in 2010

2010 was the 25th anniversary of the Rock am Ring festival and the biggest German festival celebrated in style. The rock music festival took pplace at the world famous Nürburgring race track between 4 – 6 June 2010.

The Confirmed Bands for Rock am Ring 2010 include headliners Rammstein, Muse, Jay Z, Them Crooked Vultures and Kiss. Over 70,000 tickets have already being sold for rock am rign 2010.
The largest German open-air events are nationally top-acts such as Jan Delay & Disko No.. 1 and Sportfreunde Stiller, as well as promised, the alternative-rock protagonist Rise Against and Gossip and the indie exponents Editors, Kasabian and Gogol Bordello. The current line-up, of course, also offers young heroes and legends of metal and hard rock like Motorhead, Bullet For My Valentine, Volbeat, Airborne, and As I Lay Dying. Other participants of more than 85 bands overall starter box for the three stages will be successively announced.

Rock am Ring / Rock im Park Confirmed Line up for 2010

2raumwohnung / Alexisonfire / All That Remains / And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead / Basement Jaxx / Biffy Clyro / Billy Talent / Black Stone Cherry / Bloc Party / Bring Me The Horizon / Chester French / Chris Cornell / Dir En Grey / DragonForce / Dredg / Enter Shikari / Esser / Expatriate / Five Finger Death Punch / Flogging Molly / Gallows / Guano Apes / Hollywood Undead / Ich Bin Bunt / Jan Delay & Disko No. 1 / Juliette Lewis / Kettcar / Kilians / Killswitch Engage / Kitty, Daisy & Lewis / Korn / Limp Bizkit / Little Man Tate / Machine Head / Madina Lake / Madness / Mando Diao / Marilyn Manson / MIA. / Middle Class Rut / New Found Glory / Pain / Papa Roach / Peter Fox / Peter, Björn & John / Phoenix / Placebo / Polarkreis 18 / Razorlight / Reamonn / Scouting For Girls / Selig / Sevendust / Shinedown / Slipknot / Staind / Steadlür / Sugarplum Fairy / The All American Rejects / The Crave / The Gaslight Anthem / The Killers / The Kooks / The Prodigy / The Rifles / The Soundtrack Of Our Lives (OEOC) / The Script / The Subways / Tomte / Trivium / Volbeat / White Lies

Madness and Razorlight join 2009 line up

Rock am ring 2009 had some great British bands playing. Sca legends Madness played and Razorlight did too, check out how we reported it back in 2009. Rock am ring organisers have advised that over 100,000 tickets have now being sold for Rock and Ring and Rock im Park 2009. They have confirmed more bands to the line up to join the 70 already confirmed, the new bands for Rock am Ring unclude Razorlight, Machine Head, Guano Apes, Madness, Phoenix, and Chris Cornell

The Rock am Ring festival is German’s favourite Open Air Festival, and the the latest additions just add to an already awesome line up, which includes Slipknow, Placebo, The Killers, The Prodigy and now Razorlight

The line up is young and fresh with some of the top bands in the world together with lots of new bands.

The Twin site festival takes place on the weekend of 5th June to 7th June 2009, at Nürburgring and Nürnberg.

The famous motor racing track will rock to the sounds of
Placebo, Billy Talent, Bloc Party and The Kooks at, and even harder and darker to Slipknot, Limp Bizkit, Marilyn Manson, Korn and Machine Head
The local German bands will be strongly represented by the likes of Jan Delay & Disko No. 1, MIA. Selig and Guano Apes, comeback is also a great attraction. Also newly confirmed bands like Madness, Phoenix or Chris Cornell are among the other highlights of the 70 bands that are now firmly on the ring and Park roster.
Rock festival fans can expect more than 100 hours of Modern Rock at its best in three stages.

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CONFIRMED ROCK AM RING LINE UP

2raumwohnung / Alexisonfire / All That Remains / And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead / Basement Jaxx / Biffy Clyro / Billy Talent / Black Stone Cherry / Bloc Party / Bring Me The Horizon / Chester French / Chris Cornell / Dir En Grey / DragonForce / Dredg / Enter Shikari / Esser / Expatriate / Five Finger Death Punch / Flogging Molly / Gallows / Guano Apes / Hollywood Undead / Ich Bin Bunt / Jan Delay & Disko No. 1 / Juliette Lewis / Kettcar / Kilians / Killswitch Engage / Kitty, Daisy & Lewis / Korn / Limp Bizkit / Little Man Tate / Machine Head / Madina Lake / Madness / Mando Diao / Marilyn Manson / MIA. / Middle Class Rut / New Found Glory / Pain / Papa Roach / Peter Fox / Peter, Björn & John / Phoenix / Placebo / Polarkreis 18 / Razorlight / Reamonn / Scouting For Girls / Selig / Sevendust / Shinedown / Slipknot / Staind / Steadlür / Sugarplum Fairy / The All American Rejects / The Crave / The Gaslight Anthem / The Killers / The Kooks / The Prodigy / The Rifles / The Soundtrack Of Our Lives (OEOC) / The Script / The Subways / Tomte / Trivium / Volbeat / White Lies