DARK FUNERAL, ENSIFERUM Confirmed For Finland's TUSKA OPEN AIR Metal Festival

Swedish black metallers DARK FUNERAL and Finnish folk-influenced melodic death metallers ENSIFERUM are the final acts confirmed for this year's edition of the Tuska Open Air Metal Festival, a three-day event set to take place July 16-18 in the Kaisaniemi park in the center of Helsinki, Finland.

The complete list of artists scheduled to appear at the festival is as follows:

DIO
IN FLAMES
NIGHTWISH
FEAR FACTORY
DEATH ANGEL
KOTITEOLLISUUS
TIMO RAUTIAINEN & TRIO NISKALAUKAUS
SUBURBAN TRIBE
SONATA ARCTICA
SOILWORK
DIABLO
DARK TRANQUILLITY
CHARON
DARK FUNERAL
DISMEMBER
MOKOMA
ENSIFERUM
DEW-SCENTED
NASUM
IMPALED NAZARENE
SINERGY
BESEECH
BLAKE
CHAOSBREED
SWALLOW THE SUN
DRIVE
TROLLHEIM'S GROTT
MACHINE MEN
KILPI
TWILIGHTNING
TURISAS

Over the course of three days, more than 30 bands will be appearing on three different stages.

In addition to the festival itself, the evening-clubs will entertain the festival crowd from Thursday through Sunday in four different locations.

Tickets for Tuska 2004 will go on sale in May through Tiketti (www.tiketti.fi), Lippupalvelu (www.lippupalvelu.fi) and Menolippu (www.menolippu.fi). Tickets will also be available at select record stores. Tuska 2004 is an all-ages festival.

For more information, visit www.tuska-festival.fi.

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