The Metal Battle took place for the 14th time in 2017. Since then it brings together the worldwide metal scenes at the Wacken Open Air. The contest supported several bands at the starting point of their career, e.g. Drone, Torture Squad, Battle Beast and Hammercult. But not only for the bands the Metal Battle is a fantastic option to represent themselves. Although many countries joined the Metal Battle which the metal world didnt pay much attention to before; even as these countries have a great metal scene as well. Thats the reason why the Metal Battle grew and more than 40 countries joined the competition. Countries like Canada, Mexico, South Africa, the Middle East, Bulgaria, China, Japan (just to name a few) entered this worldwide network to figure out one band that represents their local scene at the international final round at the Wacken Open Air. Traditionally the final takes place at the WET Stage and the Headbangers Stage of the W:O:A. The bands do have the option to give hell to the audience of the biggest metal festival in the world and to show them what metal is about in their home country. In the end the jury will select a top 5 and the bands will be rewarded with material and cash prizes. Also the Metal Battle final at the W:O:A will be a forum for all participating bands where they can get in touch with producers, manager, booking agents and labels. So the Metal Battle gives a chance to all participating bands to establish contacts which can be useful for their musical futureFor the 1st Time ever. The Wacken Metal battle will be held in Sri-Lanka as part of the Metal Battle for the Indian Sub-Continent. The winner from Sri Lanka will perform at Bangalore Open Air along with winners from Nepal, Bangladesh & India. One winner from these countries will represent the Sub-Continent at Wacken Open Air 2019
Holi is that time of the season where you spread love and greet one another with colors. The best way to celebrate the festival of colors is to be with loved ones. Get ready to couple up this Holi and enjoy live music shows and groove to the beat of live DJ music and much more. You definitely do not want to miss out on this. So hurry up and book your tickets right away.
Fireside Chat 2019: featuring leading foreign envoys in Sri Lanka on 19th March 2019 at the Colombo Hilton, 6PM onwards. The event will feature eight (9) foreign ambassadors, namely from the UK, China, EU, Bangladesh, Malaysia, Indonesia, Netherlands, Switzerland and Canada. The highlight of the event will be the closing session with Hon. Ranil Wickremesinghe, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka. This is jointly organized by ICC Sri Lanka together with CIMA Sri Lanka and Daily FT.Note: Buy tickets with your Nations Trust Bank American Express Credit Card and get a CASHBACK on both ticket categories.- ICC Sri Lanka/ CIMA Member (LKR 5500) will get LKR 500 cashback- Non-Members (LKR 6500) will get LKR 1500 cashback
Experience a night of magic and mystery as Cinnamon Life presents the world-renowned mentalism duo, The Clairvoyants! Taking place for one night only, the iconic act featuring Amlie van Tass and Thommy Ten, the world champions of mindreading will gear up to present a fabulous new world of mentalism and unique illusions.The European shooting stars have earned a number of eminent awards, titles and nominations such as the German Champions of Mentalism, Magicians of the Year and World Champions of Mentalism a prize that hadnt been awarded in 30 years. The duo received worldwide acclaim in 2016, when they became the runners-up of Americas Got Talent Season 11 though a fierce competition. Recently, the Clairvoyants yet again secured the spot as runners-up at AGT: The Champions, an epic showdown of talent between the best and finest acts from Got Talent shows across the world. Their shows have sold out around the world, and the Austrian duo have left audiences mesmerized and puzzled by their novel tricks and illusions.Heres a chance to witness the worlds foremost magicians at work as they puzzle, trick and dazzle audiences with their mesmerizing showcase.*Kids below 4 years are not allowed at the show.