Overkill announced as third and final headliner of Portugal’s Vagos Metal Fest

Author Hernan Osuna - 27.2.2024

Portugal’s Vagos Metal Fest has announced the third and final headliner for its 2024 edition – the legendary US metallers Overkill will ‘ignite’ the main stage on August 2, promising a performance that will be etched in the memories of all present. Vagos Metal Fest will take place at Quinta do Ega, Vagos, Portugal on August 2-5.

With over three decades of tireless dedication to thrash metal, Overkill has remained committed to their principles, with a trajectory marked by remarkable consistency and releases that have solidified their cult status in the metal scene. In 2023, they released their
twentieth album, “Scorched”, demonstrating a vitality and passion that continue to impress.

This show will be an unmissable opportunity for Portuguese fans to witness not only the band’s timeless classics but also the new songs that continue to solidify their legacy. True masters of the genre, with an authenticity and energy that few possess, they will bring to Quinta do Ega an unforgettable celebration of the metal spirit that everyone will want to be a part of.

The 7th edition of Vagos Metal Fest also features names like Epica, Blind Guardian, Insomnium, Samael, Primordial, Suffocation, God Dethroned, and Uada, among others, ensuring a musical diversity that promises to satisfy all tastes.

Although the main stage lineup is now complete with the confirmation of Overkill, the news are far from over! Stay tuned as more surprises are in store for the near future. Vagos Metal Fest is committed to providing a unique and unforgettable experience for all fans.
Tickets and more information are available at www.vagosmetalfest.com.

Vagos Metal Fest is an annual metal music festival that takes place in Vagos, Portugal. Known for its impressive lineup of top-tier metal bands, this event has become a pilgrimage for metalheads from around the world. With two stages and a diverse range of subgenres, Vagos Metal Fest offers an immersive experience for fans of heavy music. It’s a celebration of metal culture, featuring not only music but also a vibrant atmosphere of camaraderie and passion for the genre. Vagos Metal Fest is a must-visit for anyone looking to headbang to some of the best metal acts in a picturesque setting.