Within Temptation have been unveiled as the first headliner for Graspop Metal Meeting.

The Belgian metal bash will welcome Sharon den Adel and co. to Dessel next June as part of the European tour in support of upcoming new studio album Resist, which is due in December and marks the band’s first new album in four years.

The Dutch symphonic metallers will hit up Graspop’s main stage on its first night, Friday 21 June. They mark the first of what’s set to be many announcements set to come in due course. Check out this handy Impericon article for a list of ten potential performances.

Tickets for Graspop Metal Meeting 2019 go on sale on Saturday (27 October) at 10am. Get yours here.