Tuska Open Air Metal Festival 2009

Tuska Open Air Metal Festival 2009 Lineup

The 12th annual Tuska Open Air Metal Festival takes place in its near legendary location of Kaisaniemi on July 26.-28. This year’s line up features such international acts as NEUROSIS, PAUL GILBERT, PESTILENCE, IMMORTAL, GOJIRA, LEGION OF THE DAMNED and JOHN OLIVA’S PAIN.

Finnish experience and heritage is represented by the likes of AMORPHIS, ENSIFERUM and ROTTEN SOUND and new blood is drawn by new comers DEATHCHAIN, MEDEIA, DAUNTLESS and TUKKANUOTTA.

Tuska Open Air 2009 Running Order:

Friday 26.6.

Gates open 14:00
First band 14:45
Curfew 22:00
Gates close 23:00

14:45 GOJIRA (Radio Rock Stage)
15:45 CALLISTO (Sue Stage)
15:45 TUKKANUOTTA (Inferno Stage)
16:30 ALL THAT REMAINS (Radio Rock Stage)
17:30 LEGION OF THE DAMNED (Sue Stage)
17:30 ROTTEN SOUND (Inferno Stage)
18:30 NEUROSIS (Radio Rock Stage)
19:45 ENSIFERUM (Sue Stage)
19:45 BLACK DAHLIA MURDER (Inferno Stage)
20:45 IMMORTAL (Radio Rock Stage)

Saturday 27.6.

Gates open 13:00
First band 13:45
Curfew 22:00
Gates close 23:00

13:45 GAMA BOMB (Radio Rock Stage)
14:30 DEATHCHAIN (Sue Stage)
14:30 DAUNTLESS (Inferno Stage)
15:15 THE FACELESS (Radio Rock Stage)
16:15 JON OLIVA’S PAIN (Sue Stage)
16:15 PROFANE OMEN (Inferno Stage)
17:00 SABATON (Radio Rock Stage)
18:00 EVILE (Sue Stage)
18:00 KORPIKLAANI (Inferno Stage)
18:45 AMORPHIS (Radio Rock Stage)
19:45 PESTILENCE (Sue Stage)
19:45 FIREWIND (Inferno Stage)
20:45 SUICIDAL TENDENCIES (Radio Rock Stage)

Sunday 28.6.

Gates open 14:00
First band 14:45
Curfew 21:00
Gates close 22:00

14:45 AMORAL (Sue Stage)
14:45 MEDEIA (Inferno Stage)
15:30 STAM1NA (Radio Rock Stage)
16:45 ELUVEITIE (Sue Stage)
16:45 GIRUGÄMESH (Inferno Stage)
17:30 MY DYING BRIDE (Radio Rock Stage)
18:30 MUCC (Sue Stage)
18:30 PARKWAY DRIVE (Inferno Stage)
19:30 VOLBEAT (Radio Rock Stage)

Tickets on sale through www.tiketti.fi and www.lippupalvelu.fi.

A total of 32 bands on three stages will perform at Kaisaniemi, Helsinki over the course of three days. In addition to this, a couple of dozen bands will be appearing at the infamous evening clubs.


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Amorphis – Silent Waters

Gojira – Vacuity

My Dying Bride – Deeper Down