Norwegian metal band TRISTANIA are the latest act confirmed for the 2005 edition of the Summer Breeze festival, set to be held August 18-20 in Abtsgmünd, Germany. Also set to appear at the festival are IMPIOUS, KRISIUN, THE VISION BLEAK, SUIDAKRA, EKTOMORF, AMON AMARTH, MAROON, SYMPHORCE, BORN FROM PAIN, ENDSTILLE, LACRIMAS PROFUNDERE, DIE APOKALYPTISCHEN REITER, END OF GREEN, ATROCITY, HAGGARD, FINAL BREATH, GOD DETHRONED, SUBWAY TO SALLY and THE BONES. More confirmations will be announced during the coming days.
TRISTANIA will support NIGHTWISH on a 10-date run through the U.K., Belgium and Germany beginning in mid-February. A South American tour with DARK TRANQUILLITY and KREATOR will follow in March.
TRISTANIA's new album, "Ashes", is scheduled for release on January 24, 2005 through SPV Records.