Sweden Rock Festival

Sweden Rock Festival is a long running festival (since 1998), which takes place every year by the sea in Sölvesborg, southern Sweden.

The latest addition to the festival's line-up are Skyclad (UK), a band often referred to as “the originators of folk metal”.

Up to date line-up, location, ticket info on our Sweden Rock Festival event page.

  1. Update March 24, 2010: Epica to play at Sweden Rock Festival

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    Simone Simons from Epica, playing at GMM 2009
    Photo: Lars Bähren / StudioRock

    Duch female fronted band Epica were confirmed yesterday as the latest addition to the Sweden Rock Festival line-up.

  2. Update March 28, 2010: Cathedral confirmed for Sweden Rock Festival

    British doom/stoner veterans Cathedral are the latest addition to this year's Sweden Rock Festival line-up.

    The band's ninth album — The Guessing Game — was launched on March 26, and is their first double-disc record.

  3. Update March 29, 2010: Praying Mantis confirmed for Sweden Rock 2010

    One of the prime melodic bands within the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, Praying Mantis, are the latest addition to the Sweden Rock Festival 2010 line-up. The band's latest album, Sanctuary, was launched in June last year, continuing a long line of records going back to 1980.