Denmark's RAUNCHY are the latest act to have been officially confirmed for this year's installment of Wacken Open Air festival.
The event, which is scheduled to take place Jul. 31-Aug. 2, 2003 in Wacken, Germany, will include performances from the following artists, among others:
CRADLE OF FILTH
DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER
EXTREME NOISE TERROR
THE ALMIGHTY PUNCHDRUNK
In other news, RAUNCHY have booked studio time at www.jacobhansen.com in July and August to start recording the next album, due in late 2003/early 2004. The as-yet-untitled effort will be produced by Jacob Hansen (INVOCATOR),who worked with the group on their spectacular debut, "Velvet Noise".