Simple hassle-free online transaction order. Download your ticket as a PDF file from the ORDERS tab in your user profile at Simply print it out and bring it to the festival (even an old monochromatic printer will work fine) and show the ticket at the ticket check-in at the main festival entrance. Please keep the PDF file(s) and barcode(s) secret and safe as the only the first person presenting the barcode/ticket will be allowed in. The order can be paid via online card payment (preferred!) or via PayPal (please note that a transaction fee will apply for PayPal payments).

There will be an option to exchange your PRINT@HOME ticket for a collector's design hard paper ticket at the festival merch booth for a very modest fee.


New video 2017 - SVART CROWN

It was in 2017 that the French devils SVART CROWN performed at the fortress. At the time they brought the new record "Abreaction" and with it their first-class blackened death metal, which makes its way in this distinctive subgenre mainly through its dense atmosphere, which oftentimes comes close to the powerful Ulcerate, proof be the second of the set "Khimba Rites". And while Kévin Paradis, without any doubts, spins the wheels of hell properly, SVART CROWN is not only about speed, as it often resorts to scattered, slightly more epic passages that will take you all the way to the black ...

Become a Brutal ambassador

Wishing you all the best in 2021!2020 was not an easy year for us, but thanks to your support we have managed to hold on and now are looking forward to this year, which will hopefully be more positive in all respects. Since these difficult times seem to be far from behind us yet, we would more than appreciate if You showed your support this year as well. In return, we have prepared a special "I am Brutal" edition of bracelets, calendar, and T-shirts for You.By purchasing one of these three packages you will provide valuable support for the festival and become a Brutal Ambassador! (Shipmen ...


It may seem that German obscurely extreme scene is slightly lagging behind its neighbouring countries, however, an exception proves the rule. One of these exceptions is undoubtedly the mid-tempo death/black metal of the Berlin quartet with hideous vocals, whose sets can get thanks to primordial force („Necromantique Nun“!) damn intense, as proven at the last Brutal Assault. And since it’s Xmas Eve we couldn’t have prepared a more eloquent video full for you all than this from NECROS CHRISTOS!Enjoy & Happy Holidays! ...

Twenty new bands for the BA 2021 line-up

Before wrapping up this crazy year, we are more than thrilled to announce a new batch of bands confirmed for the upcoming BA 2021! And since Xmas is coming, we are adding more than 20 bands to the line-up covering a whole spectrum of genres, without forgetting any essentials!If any of you orthodox metalheads do not have a ticket yet, do not waste any more time as we have confirmed a thrash legend from the Bay Area, the forerunner of Machine Head - yes, Phil Demmel will bring the re-united VIO-LENCE! By the time of the festival their new EP should be out, so you can be looking forward to some n ...




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