Helsinki Metal Meeting taking place during Feb 17.-19. has completed the line up for the main event at the Cable Factory. Norwegian up-and-comers KVELERTAK and Sweden’s GHOST have been added to the bill. Both of these new additions will be performing on Saturday 19.2.
Complete Finnish Metal Expo 2011 roster reads as follows:
Accept, Sabaton, Triptykon, Symfonia, Kvelertak, Ghost, Turmion Kätilöt, Deathchain, The Man-Eating Tree, myGrain, Corroded, Dreamshade, For The Imperium, Battle Beast, Zeroscape
Artists for the Industry Day at the Virgin Oil Co. on Thursday 17.2.2011 will be announced later.
Century Media Records’ band contest SUOMI METAL STAR, has now advanced to the public voting phase. The link to the nominees is found at www.suomimetalstar.com. Voting period ends on 31.12.2010 and 4 bands that receive the most votes will be performing at the SUOMI METAL STAR –finals at the Finnish Metal Expo on Saturday 19.2.2011. Check it out and make your vote count.
Tickets for Finnish Metal Expo are now on sale at http://www.lippupalvelu.fi and http://www.tiketti.fi. One day tickets only. Tickets cost 35 euros in advance and 40 euros at the door (if not sold out). Possible ticket agency fees will be added to the advance ticket price.
Along with FME-tickets, there are now special prized 3-day tickets available for TUSKA OPEN AIR METAL 2011. Limited edition available until the end of the year at Tiketti and Lippupalvelu. Make sure to check out new TUSKA 2011 visual at www.tuska-festival.fi.
FME is an all-ages event with bars to those over 18 and feeling the urge for such services.