Specific guests we’re hoping to see at the tunes competition

Even even though its announcement acquired combined reception domestically, the impending Electric power Journey music pageant at the Empire Polo Club is groundbreaking for the Coachella Valley, which has hosted quite number of hefty metal concert events.

Similar to the 2016 one-off festival Desert Vacation that includes classic rock legends Bob Dylan, the Rolling Stones, Neil Young, Paul McCartney, The Who and Roger Waters, Los Angeles promoter Goldenvoice is heading back to the identical two-bands-per-evening format for Energy Journey, which operates Oct. 6 by means of 8 at the identical Indio location. The lineup features the most legendary teams in the genre: Iron Maiden, Guns N’ Roses, Judas Priest, AC/DC, Tool and Metallica.

Previous Black Sabbath frontman Ozzy Osbourne was scheduled to conduct at the competition, but pulled out in July thanks to ongoing health and fitness troubles. He was changed by English major steel band Judas Priest.