Prizes

The international jury will select 5 bands with a ranking from 1 to 5 out of all participating bands from the final round of the Metal Battle at the Wacken Open Air 2017.

Prizes for all winners

PopXport, the tv music magazine of Deutsche Welle is our mediapartner of this year’s WOA Metal Battle. Every winning band will receive an exclusive interview and portrait of them on their website and channel which will be filmed at the WOA 2017. Every TV report will be broadcastet in German and English and will be provided to the bands for promotional use.

1st Place

1. Place









Markbass Standart 104HF










5000€ from the Wacken Foundation








Metal Ride 20







T Shirt Paiste Logo










Schecter Guitar, C-6 Deluxe












Ernie Ball Guitar Strings (2 x)

2nd PLACE

2. place:





Markbass Little Mark III 15th Anniversary









4000€ from the Wacken Foundation






Metal Crash 18 und Metal Crash 17






T Shirt Paiste







Ernie Ball String Winder (electric)












Ernie Ball Guitar Strings (2 x)

3RD PLACE

3. Place:

Markbass Compressore











3000€ from the Company Pohl-Boskamp







Alpha Serie Becken 14 Metal Edge Hihat





T Shirt Paiste







Ernie Ball Tool Kit







Ernie Ball Guitar Strings (2 x)

4TH PLACE

4. Place:
Markbass Mark Stand










2000€ from the Wacken Foundation







Metal Splash 10






Paiste Hoodie





Ernie Ball Guitar Belt (2 x)











Marshall Headphones (5 x)










Ernie Ball Guitar Strings (2 x)

5TH PLACE

5. Place:

Markbass Bass Keeper








1000€ from the Wacken Foundation






Paiste Hoodie




T-Shirt Paiste Logo



Ernie Ball Guitar Belt (1 x)












Marshall Headphones (5 x)













Ernie Ball Guitar Strings (2 x)

ALL NATIONAL WINNERS