MOONSORROW, WINTERSUN, AMORAL Members To Take Part In 'Dimebag Beyond Forever Tour'

A dozen or so Finnish metal musicians will take part in the fourth annual "Dimebag Beyond Forever Tour", set to kick off at the end of November. The eight-date trek will honor the legendary PANTERA/DAMAGEPLAN guitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, who was shot and killed on stage on December 8, 2004. The musicians will perform for free and the concert proceeds will be donated to the Finnish organization Victim Support Finland, which offers practical advice and psychological support to victims of crimes or attempted crimes and those closest to them and witnesses of crime.

The musicians taking part in this year's "Dimebag Beyond Forever Tour" are as follows:

Nico Hartonen (GODSPLAGUE) - Vocals
Jules Näveri (PROFANE OMEN) - Vocals
Mikko Herranen (RUST) - Vocals
Euge Valovirta (GODSPLAGUE, SUBURBAN TRIBE) - Guitar
Mikko Salovaara (KIUAS) - Guitar
Herra Rapu (BLEAK) - Guitar
Ben Varon (AMORAL) - Guitar
Ville Sorvali (MOONSORROW) - Bass
Arska Hietala (GODSPLAGUE) - Bass
Atte Sarkima (GODSPLAGUE) - Drums
Kai Hahto (WINTERSUN) - Drums

"Dimebag Beyond Forever Tour" dates:

Nov. 28 - Jyväskylä, Lutakko
Nov. 29 - Kuopio, Henry's Pub
Nov. 30 - Lahti, Nightlife
Dec. 01 - Kouvola, Rytmi-Katti
Dec. 05 - Oulu, Teatria
Dec. 06 - Tampere, Hellä
Dec. 07 - Turku, Klubi
Dec. 08 - Helsinki, Nosturi

For more information, visit

Video footage from last year's "Dimebag Beyond Forever Tour":


Posted in: News


To comment on a BLABBERMOUTH.NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of BLABBERMOUTH.NET and BLABBERMOUTH.NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@) with pertinent details. BLABBERMOUTH.NET reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).