ALEXI LAIHO'S NEW BAND BODOM AFTER MIDNIGHT AND MANY MORE CONFIRMED TO TUSKA FESTIVAL
Taking place in Helsinki on June 26–28, several new names have been added on Tuska Festival’s bill. Amongst them is Bodom After Midnight, the brand new band of Alexi Laiho who has been continually chosen as the best metal guitarist in the world. The line-up is completed with fellow Children of Bodom guitarist Daniel Freyberg, Paradise Lost’s Waltteri Väyrynen and former Santa Cruz bassist Mitja Toivonen a.k.a. Middy Cruz. As a touring keyboardist, the quartet is joined by Lauri Salomaa.
Tuska’s opening day additions include Hexvessel, who are getting ready to release their new album ”Kindred”, power metal newcomers Metal De Facto and grungy metal band Dirt.
In addition to Bodom After Midnight, Saturday additions include Radiopuhelimet, who have been creating extraordinary music for over 35 years now, melodic metal band Bloodred Hourglass, Beyond The Black, for whom it’s the first ever Finnish festival show, old-school death metal group Survivors Zero, Crimson Sun, who released their globally praised sophomore album ”Fates” and Smackbound, who are getting ready to release their awaited debut ”20/20”.
Sunday additions include winter metal band Wolfheart and Vesperith, who create a smooth yet shattering atmosphere with their astral ambience. There will be more additions to the bill during the spring.
Friday, June 26th
Korn, Amon Amarth, Insomnium, Symphony X, Eluveitie, Belzebubs, Lost Society, Deafheaven, Skynd, Oceanhoarse, Hexvessel, Metal De Facto, Hacktivist, Midnight, Dirt, Mørket, Khroma
Saturday, June 27th
Gojira, Bodom After Midnight, Jinjer, Mokoma, Baroness, Gaahls Wyrd, Vltimas, Oranssi Pazuzu, Radiopuhelimet, Bloodred Hourglass, Lähiöbotox, Beyond The Black, Survivors Zero, Crimson Sun, Kohti Tuhoa, Smackbound, Vorna
Sunday, June 28th
Faith No More, Deftones, Devin Townsend, Perturbator, High On Fire, Wolfheart, Vesperith, Humavoid
Day tickets 99,00 €
2-day tickets from 129,00 €
3-day tickets from 159,00 €
VIP Area 51 day tickets from 179,00 €
VIP Area 51 3-day tickets from 279,00 €
The age limit for Tuska is 18+.