SISTER SIN Wins SWEDEN ROCK's 'Nordic Challenge'

Swedish female-fronted band SISTER SIN beat out more than 2,500 groups to win the Nordic Challenge competition and land a slot at this year's Sweden Rock Festival, set to take place June 4-7 in Sölvesborg, Sweden.

SISTER SIN recently released a well-received EP, "Smash The Silence". In addition, they toured Europe with W.A.S.P. during 2007.

For more information, visit www.sistersin.com.

The Sweden Rock Festival billing is shaping up as follows (in alphabetical order):

ACE FREHLEY (US)
AIRBOURNE (AUS)
ASTRAL DOORS (S)
AT THE GATES (S)
AVATAR (S)
AXEWITCH (S)
BLUE ÖYSTER CULT (US)
BONAFIDE (S)
CARCASS (UK)
COHEED & CAMBRIA (US)
DARE (UK)
DEF LEPPARD (UK)
DERRINGER BAND (US)
DISTURBED (US)
ELÄKELÄISET (FIN)
ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA (UK)
FASTWAY (UK)
FIVE FIFTEEN (FIN)
GLYDER (IRL)
GOTTHARD (CH)
H.E.A.T. (S)
HANOI ROCKS (FIN)
HAVANA BLACK (FIN)
HENSLEY/LAWTON & LIVE FIRE (UK)
JOE SATRIANI (US)
JUDAS PRIEST (UK)
LIZZY BORDEN (US)
MINISTRY (US)
MUCC (JAP)
MUSTASCH (S)
NEGATIVE (FIN)
PICTURE (NL)
POISON (US)
PRIMAL FEAR (D)
PRIMORDIAL (IRL)
ROYAL HUNT (DK)
SABATON (S)
SAXON (UK)
SEBASTIAN BACH (US)
SHAKIN' STREET (FR)
SISTER SIN (S)
SONIC SYNDICATE (S)
TESLA (US)
TESTAMENT (US)
THE BLUES BAND (UK)
TOBIAS SAMMET'S AVANTASIA (D)
TRIUMPH (CAN)
ULI JON ROTH (D)
VIVIAN (CH)
VOLBEAT (DK)
WHITESNAKE (UK/US)

SISTER SIN performing live:

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