MORBID ANGEL, DIABLO, THE SCOURGER Confirmed For Finland's TUSKA Festival

MORBID ANGEL, FIELDS OF THE NEPHILIM, DIABLO, THE SCOURGER, KYPCK, SOTAJUMALA, TRACEDAWN and SHADE EMPIRE have been confirmed for the eleventh annual edition of the Tuska open-air festival, set to take place June 27-29 at the Kaisaniemi park in Helsinki, Finland. A total of 32 bands will perform on three stages over the course of three days. In addition, a couple of dozen bands will be appearing at various evening clubs in the city.

The festival billing is shaping up as follows:

Friday, June 27:

DIMMU BORGIR
CARCASS
AMON AMARTH
MOKOMA
ENTOMBED
STAM1NA
THE SORROW
THE SCOURGER
KYPCK
TRACEDAWN

Saturday, June 28:

MORBID ANGEL
KREATOR
FIELDS OF THE NEPHILIM
BEHEMOTH
DIABLO
PRIMORDIAL
DREAM EVIL
NOXA
KALMAH
KIUAS
SOTAJUMALA
DISCARD
GHOST BRIGADE

Sunday, June 29:

SLAYER
KILLSWITCH ENGAGE
SONATA ARCTICA
NILE
JOB FOR A COWBOY
TYR
DYING FETUS
KORPIKLAANI
SHADE EMPIRE

NIGHTWISH will perform on June 26 at the Kaisaniemi venue. Support at the gig will come from AMORPHIS and EPICA.

Tickets for Tuska 2008 are available through www.tiketti.fi and www.lippupalvelu.fi. Tuska 2008 is an all-ages event. One-day tickets cost 42 euros and three-day tickets 85 euros.

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