Taking place on the first weekend of July in Suvilahti, Helsinki, Tuska festival has added a heavy batch of new names in the 2021 line up. American BARONESS plays metal for the new millennium: the four-piece combines sludge, progressive and alternative metal with melodic lines and tasty guitar licks that draw inspiration even from modern indie rock. Among the most popular and most influential folk metal bands in the world, FINNTROLL released their masterpiece, “Vredesvävd,” last year. Also flying the flag of folk metal, Finnish shamans KORPIKLAANI are on the verge of releasing their new “Jylhä” album.
The new blood in this announcement comes straight outta Helsinki: LÄHIÖBOTOX is the very embodiment of modern open-mindedness and mundane realism, blending together rap and metal smoothly and authentically. Finnish newcomers METAL DE FACTO rifle off riff after riff of traditional heavy metal goodness and KORPSESOTURI delivers old school death metal taking no prisoners. And as a cherry on the top, we present you the Tuska debut of a musical chameleon known as WALTARI, a crossover metal pioneer from Helsinki.
Daily programmes are also out and all ticket categories including day tickets, two-day tickets and VIP Area 51 packages are now available.
Show days of confirmed of Tuska 2021 bands:
Korn, Mokoma, Beast In Black, Insomnium, Eluveitie, Belzebubs, Perturbator, Lost Society, Finntroll, Metal De Facto, Korpsesoturi
Gojira, Jinjer, Baroness, Gaahls Wyrd, Vltimas, Oranssi Pazuzu, Korpiklaani, Lähiöbotox, Waltari
Deftones, Devin Townsend, Symphony X, High On Fire
More acts will be announced during winter and spring.
Day tickets from €99.00
2-day tickets from €129.00
3-day tickets from €159.00
Much sought after VIP Area 51 packages are also available:
VIP 3-days from €279.00
VIP day ticket from €179.00
More information about the VIP Area 51 packages at https://www.tuska.fi/en/tickets.
If you wish to change the day or the day combination of your day or 2-day ticket, you may do so once by March 31th 2021, unless the ticket category in question is sold out. Ticket agencies will collect service charge and a ticket-change charge for the procedure. Tickets can only be changed at the same ticket agency where you purchased the original.
Tuska will focus strongly on the safety and hygienic solutions at the event. The well-being and safety of Tuska audience, workers and artists is our top priority. We monitor the development of the coronavirus situation very closely and work in tight cooperation with the authorities, following all guidelines and restrictions. More information about the health security procedures at the event will be provided during the spring.
Age limit for Tuska is 18 years.
In cooperation: The City of Helsinki, Radio Rock, REDI