About Festival


Metalheads we have the festival program for you! Start planning your time at the Metalfest festival in Pilsen. The festival start on Friday, May 31 and ends on Sunday, June 2!

So grab your friends and come enjoy the company, great music and the unique area of the Lochotín amphitheatre!

FRIDAY 31/05

11:00 - 11:45   Törr  

12:00 – 12:45   Long Distance Calling

13:00 – 13:50   Majesty

14:10 – 15:00   Kissin' Dynamite

15:20 – 16:20   Axxis

16:40 – 17:40&nb...

After triumphantly storming the worldwide charts with new album Moonglow, TOBIAS SAMMET's AVANTASIA are premiering an official lyric video for the track 'Alchemy', which features the distinctive vocals of ex-Queensrÿche singer Geoff Tate. Watch the new lyric video for 'Alchemy': 

TOBIAS SAMMET comments: "When I wrote 'Alchemy' I had no one but Geoff Tate in mind. He is one of the most influential singers in the history of Melodic Metal and...

 The legendary Uriah Heep will perform with the former members! 

The British rock legend URIAH HEEP has been on the scene for almost fifty years and together with Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath and Deep Purple shaped the path for hard rock in the 1970s! The rock giants set on a grand tour to support their 25th album, LIVING THE DREAM!

'Uriahs' will perform at this year's Masters of Rock in Vizovice, but the show will be totally unique! Not only will they play the songs from the latest album, but they will also perform with former members! The bassist Pau...

The young formation is not a typical example of the local scene, on the contrary, it shows the alternative approach of the "post-metalcore". the bet on heavy riffs and the singer's Eddie Berg's loaded vocals. And these youngsters have confirmed their performance at the Metalfest in Pilsen, where they plan to capture the audience in the Lochotin Amphitheater. 

So don't miss out and come enjoy the energy of IMMINENCE!


One of the best metal guitarists who played with Ozzy Osbourne and who is the brain of the power metal FIREWIND - Gus G - takes place in the star line-up of the Metalfest! 

Get ready for an incredible set of the brilliant guitarist who will perform a top-notch show that will fascinate the whole crowd in the Lochotin Amphitheater!  

So be there!


The popular German power metal band with the unmistakable singer Bernie Weiß in their front has been entertaining the fans for three decades and thanks to their layered heavy melodies that electrify the listeners' bodies, have created fan base all around the world!

We are very pleased to announce the band hailing from Lünen, German for the Metalfest in Pilsen!

So don't miss out the melodic hard rock/ power metal performed by the great AXXIS in the beautiful area of the Pilsen Lochotin Amphitheater.

The Swedish power metal quintet will be release a new album Rise Of The Dragon Empire on March 22.

Bloodbound will present new material on March 23 in Prague at club Nova Chmelnice.

Tune to their show in Prague with the new song:


SIRENIA + guests  Elyose, Elyose, Crossing Eternity

March 8 – Prague - Nova Chmelnice 

19:00   doors

19:30 – 20:00   Crossing Eternity

20:15 – 20:55   Elyose

21:10 – 21:50   Elyose

22:15 – 23:45   Sirenia



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With his project AVANTASIA he has long been recognised as one of the most accomplished German rock musicians. With releases and chart success in 40 countries across the world throughout his career and now TOBIAS SAMMET has reached the top of the charts in his home country as well. After three times reaching #2 in the official German album charts he has finally achieved a sensational #1 with „Moonglow“.