GMM 2019 line-up almost complete – 13 new bands

The Graspop Metal Meeting 2019 line-up received one of its last additions today. The festival can now boast a bunch of stellar names. 13 additions this time: Beartooth was added on the festival's pre-day on Thursday. Architects, Carpenter Brut, Atreyu, and Candlebox were added to Friday's line-up. Behemoth, Clutch and Beast In Black will perform on Saturday. And finally: Gojira, Kvelertak, Deadland Ritual (metal’s latest super group with Black Sabbath’s Geezer Butler and ex-Guns N‘ Roses drummer Matt Sorum), While She Sleeps, and Insomnium will be in Dessel on Sunday.

KISS, Slipknot, and Within Temptation are the headliners of GMM, which will take place in the Festival Park on the Stenehei in Dessel from 21 - 23 June. Other top acts include Slayer (the last Benelux show!), Def Leppard and Sabaton. You can get an overview of all the confirmed names in a handy list per day via this link. Final touches to the line-up will follow soon.

Tickets for GMM 2019 can already be purchased via and After last year's sold-out edition, with 200,000 visitors, the VIP day tickets for Sunday, 23 June have already sold out 142 days before the festival. The other ticket categories are also a success.