Danish modern metallers MNEMIC have been confirmed for the eighth annual Tuska Open Air Metal Festival, set to be held July 15-17 at Kaisaniemi Park in Helsinki, Finland. The Danes just recently played their first show in Finland at the Finnish Metal Expo and will now return to perform to larger crowds.
In other news, legendary Finnish metallers AMORPHIS will play their only show of the summer at the Tuska warm-up party on Wednesday, June 15 at the Tavastia Club in Helsinki. These true veterans of Finnish metal will be supported by RUST and APRIL.
Tickets for Tuska 2005 are now on sale. The three-day ticket costs 67 euros and one-day tickets cost 32 euros. Tickets are available through Lippupalvelu (www.lippupalvelu.fi) and Tiketti (www.tiketti.fi).
Tuska 2005 confirmed bands so far:
Friday, July 15:
Saturday, July 16:
LAKE OF TEARS
Sunday, July 17:
CHILDREN OF BODOM