KING KOBRA and SLAYER amongst the latest bands confirmed for SWEDEN ROCK 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Johnny H   
Friday, 18 December 2015 17:35

American metal legends Slayer played a blistering, sold-out show in Gothenburg two weekends ago. On Thursday, June 9th they return to Sweden for one show at the Sweden Rock Festival.

 

Slayer

 

Slayer was formed in Los Angeles in 1981 and rank among the pioneers and "the big 4" in thrash metal. The show at Sweden Rock will be their only in Sweden this summer.

 

Also confirmed for the festival are, among others, Shinedown, who have sold millions of albums in their native USA and are well on their way to a massive breakthrough in Sweden as well, and smoking hot metal act Halestorm, helmed by vocalist/guitarist Lzzy Hale.

 

Here are all 11 acts announced today:

 

Slayer

Shinedown

Halestorm

The Hooters

Soilwork

King Kobra

Grand Slam

Therapy?

Mike Tramp

Eric Sardinas & Big Motor

The Struts

 

More information on all acts can be found at www.swedenrock.com

 

All 47 acts confirmed so far, out of a total of 82:

 

Queen + Adam Lambert 

Twisted Sister

Sabaton

The Hellacopters

Slayer

King Diamond

Avantasia

Megadeth

Foreigner

Shinedown

Blind Guardian

Halestorm

Sixx:AM

The Hooters

Death DTA

Satyricon

Graveyard

Soilwork

Lordi

Loudness

Amaranthe

Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats

King Kobra

LA Guns

My Dying Bride

Dan Reed Network

Finntroll

Grand Slam

Therapy?

The Kristet Utseende

Legion Of The Damned

Mike Tramp

GUN

Graham Bonnet Band

Skitarg

Robin George & Dangerous Music

Bonafide

Eclipse

Neon Rose

Diamond Head

Tribulation

Dan Baird & Homemade Sin

Pedalens Pågar

Eric Sardinas & Big Motor

Twilight Force

The Struts

King Witch

 

The Sweden Rock Festival is held in Sölvesborg, Southern Sweden June 8th-11th. Three- and four day tickets are already on sale. Secure your ticket at: www.swedenrock.com/festival/biljetter

 

Last Updated on Friday, 18 December 2015 17:39