As of 1.15pm today, (Friday, 23rd of August) the first line-up of Soundwave 2014 has been announced! Headlined by Green Day and Avenged Sevenfold, the line-up boasts a predominant metal focus. Tickets are on sale in a week from now. Other acts so far noted include, Korn, DevilDriver, Trivium, Five Finger Death Punch, Newsted, Amon Amarth and Clutch, all of whom have released (or are going to) this year, (2013).
Expect more acts to be announced in the coming weeks.