BEYOND FEAR, the new Ohio-based band featuring former JUDAS PRIEST and current ICED EARTH frontman Tim "Ripper" Owens alongside guitarist John Comprix (SPAWN, 13 FACES),Dennis Hayes (ex-WINTERS BANE, SEVEN WITCHES) on bass, Dwane Bihary (MISSING SKIN) on rhythm guitar, and drummer Eric Elkins (CRYPTKICKER, ALL YOU FEAR),have been confirmed for the Bang Your Head!!! warm-up show, set to take place June 22 at the Discothek WOM in Hechingen, Germany. Also scheduled to appear are RAVEN and TONY MARTIN (ex-BLACK SABBATH).
As previously reported, this year's installment of the Bang Your Head!!! festival will be held June 23-24 in Balingen, Germany. The festival billing is shaping up as follows:
FLOTSAM AND JETSAM
JON OLIVA'S PAIN
RIK EMMETT (playing a set of TRIUMPH music)
For more information, visit www.bang-your-head.de.