Dio Disciples Singer Apologizes To Fans After Festival Falls Apart
The three-day event was billed as South America's answer to the successful Wacken Open Air extravaganza in Germany.
But a stack of big names including headliners the Rock-N-'Roll Allstars plus Saxon, Anthrax and Blind Guardian subsequently refused to appear, reporting they hadn't been paid. Another headliner, Venom, said their South American work visas had been mistakenly sent to Africa! After a handful of acts including first-night headliners Megadeth had performed seven hours late, the plug was finally pulled.
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