​Blastfest 2017 to be held on February 22-25 in Norway

Blastfest 2017 to be held on February 22-25 in Norway

On February 22-25, Blastfest for the 4th time welcomes metalheads from all over the world. The event, which takes place in Bergen, Norway, features Devin Townsend Project, Katatonia, Marduk, Dying Fetus, Scour, Batushka and other metal bands. The festival’s program also features DJ sets from Abbath, Hoest (Taake, Gorgoroth), Armagedda (ex. Immortal, I), Øystein Brun (Borknagar) and Tore Bratseth (Old Funeral).

Festival program:

*Wednesday February 22nd — @ Hulen*
Doors open 18:00 — Showstart 19:00
ELIZABETH (NO) — Bathory Tribute / LUCIFERS CHILD (GRC) / ABYSSIC (NO) / ASPHERIM (NO) / BURNING HATRED (NL)

*Thursday February 23rd — @ USF Verftet*
Doors open 15:00 — Showstart 15:50
SCOUR (USA) — World debut ft. Phil Anselmo / DYING FETUS (USA) / MEMORIAM (UK) — ft. members of Bolt Thrower & Benediction / BATUSHKA (PL) / AJATTARA (FIN) / TORTURE KILLER (FIN) / ZHRINE (IS) / MONOLITH DEATHCULT (NL) / CUT UP (SE) / NORDJEVEL (NO) / OVEROTH (UK) / ADE (IT)

*Friday February 24th — @ USF Verftet*
Doors open 15:00 — Showstart 15:50
KATATONIA (SE) — exclusive "Great Cold Distance" / MARDUK (SE) — exclusive "Heaven Shall Burn..." / HELL (UK) / HOUR OF PENANCE (IT) / SIGH (JAP) / ANGELCORPSE (USA) / EMPTINESS (BEL) / BENIGHTED (FR) / DELUGE (FR) / DARKEND (IT) / AVSLUT (SE) / DOOMAS (SLO)

*Saturday February 25th — @ USF Verftet*
Doors open 15:00 — Showstart 15:50
DEVIN TOWNSEND PROJECT (CAN) — exclusive "extra heavy set" / BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME (USA) / LEPROUS (NO) / AKERCOCKE (UK) / BLOOD RED THRONE (NO) / GEHENNA (NO) / HATESPHERE (DK) / KRONOS (FR) / IXXI (SE) / REGARDE LES HOMMES TOMBER (FR) / TRIDENT (SE) / AUÐN (ISL)

Locations: Hulen (February 22) & USF Verftet (February 23-25)

Ticket prices:

  • 4-day ticket: 2160 NOK incl. fees
  • 3-day ticket: 1855 NOK incl. fees
  • 1-day ticket: 666 NOK incl. fees

Buy tickets: www.ticketmaster.no/

More information about the venues, accommodation and other matters is available on Blastfest’s website: blastfestnorway.no

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