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Coordinates: 57°43′03″N 11°57′30″E / 57.71751°N 11.95825°E / 57.71751; 11.95825 The Metaltown Festival was a three-day festival featuring heavy metal bands, held in Gothenburg, Sweden. It has been arranged annually since 2004 and the last festival was held in 2016.

Metaltown
Metaltown 2011-Black Stage.jpg
The Black Stage, one of the two main stages, in 2011
GenreHeavy metal, hardcore punk
DatesJune–July
2004–2012: 2 days
2013–2016: 3 days
Location(s)Gothenburg, Sweden
Years active2004–2016
WebsiteMetaltown In English

The original Metaltown venue was at Frihamnen, but was moved in 2011 to Göteborg Galopp close to Gothenburg City Airport. The last festivals from 2013-2016 was held indoors at Trädgår'n.[1]

Contents

Participating actsEdit

2004Edit

Alice Cooper - Totalt Jävla Mörker - Turbonegro - Dimmu Borgir - Brides of Destruction - In Flames - Kee Marcello's K2 - Evergrey - Mustasch - Edguy - Within Y - Debase - Notre Dame

2005Edit

Apocalyptica - Dark Tranquillity - Hanoi Rocks - HammerFall - Rammstein - Beseech - Enter the Hunt - Tiamat - Sentenced - Nine - All Ends - Kakaphonia - Hell N' Diesel

2006Edit

Cradle of Filth - Danko Jones - Electric Earth - Engel - Enter the Hunt - Entombed - Evergrey - Fingerspitzengefühl - Khoma - Manimal - Motörhead - Opeth - Satyricon - Soilwork - Sparzanza - The Haunted - Tool - Stonegard

2007Edit

Slayer - Mastodon - Machine Head - Meshuggah - Raised Fist - Nine - Cult of Luna - Hardcore Superstar - Sturm und Drang - Sonic Syndicate - Marduk - Ill Niño - Candlemass - Entombed

2008Edit

In Flames - Cavalera Conspiracy - Nightwish - Chris Cornell (cancelled) - Monster Magnet - Dimmu Borgir - Danko Jones - Bullet for My Valentine - Converge - Dark Tranquillity - Finntroll - Hardcore Superstar - Sabaton - Soilwork - Tiamat - Amon Amarth - Clutch - Job for a Cowboy (cancelled) - Opeth (cancelled) - Killswitch Engage - Nifelheim - Die Mannequin - Graveyard - Sonic Syndicate - Lillasyster - Path of No Return - Sic - Witchcraft - Cimmerian Dome - Dr. Livingdead - Keld - Torture Division - Dead by April (cancelled) - Avatar - Marionette - Satyricon - The Brother Grim Side Show

2009Edit

 
Slipknot performing at Metaltown Festival in 2009.

All Hell - All That Remains - August Burns Red - Bring Me the Horizon - Bullet - Children of Bodom - Cult of Luna - Dead by April - Dir En Grey - Disturbed - DragonForce - Evergrey - Girugamesh - Hatesphere - Hellzapoppin' - Illfigure - Marilyn Manson - Meshuggah - Mucc - Municipal Waste - Mustasch - My Dying Bride - Napalm Death - Opeth - Pain - Pilgrimz - Slipknot - Sterbhaus - Trivium - The Haunted - Volbeat

2010Edit

69 Eyes - Adept - Amon Amarth - Between the Buried and Me - Bleeding Through - Brian "Head" Welch - Bullet for My Valentine - Coheed & Cambria - Cynic - Dark Tranquillity - Dream Evil - Finntroll - From This Moment - Garcia Plays Kyuss - Hatebreed - Hellyeah - In Flames - Katatonia - Kreator - Nile - Rammstein - Raunchy - Raubtier - Sabaton - Skindred - Sodom - Sonic Syndicate - Soulfly - Walking with Strangers

2011Edit

Meshuggah - Cradle of Filth - Raubtier - Parkway Drive - Escape the Fate - System of a Down - At the Gates - The Black Dahlia Murder - Graveyard - Soilwork - Ghost - Volbeat - Watain - Korn - Khoma - Cavalera Conspiracy - All That Remains - Doctor Midnight & The Mercy Cult - F.K.Ü - Deicide - Bring Me the Horizon - Arch Enemy - Avenged Sevenfold - Anvil - Bullet - Human Desolation - Madball - Corroded- Yersinia - Last View - Stillwell - Avenir

2012Edit

In Flames - Slayer - Marilyn Manson - Machine Head - Lamb of God - Mastodon - Killswitch Engage - Opeth - Within Temptation - Sabaton - Anthrax - Kyuss Lives! - HammerFall - Nasum - Dark Tranquility - Mayhem - Soulfly - Candlemass - Hypocrisy - Vader - Gojira - Trivium - Pain - DevilDriver - Pain of Salvation - Oz - Darkest Hour - Adept - Skeletonwitch - Engel - Avatar - Vildhjarta - Skitarg - Unleashed - Primordial - Death Destruction - Shining - Aura Noir - Descend - Unpure - Year of the Goat - Sectu - Kobra and the Lotus - Seventribe - Dethrone - Who Torched Cinderella - Alenah - Voiceless Location - Start a Fire - Imminence - Jason Rouse

2013Edit

Slipknot - Korn - Motörhead - Sabaton - Danzig - Ghost - Meshuggah - All That Remains - Danko Jones - Soilwork - Turbonegro - Asking Alexandria - Clutch - Graveyard - Entombed - Napalm Death - Carcass - The Dillinger Escape Plan - Pentagram - Marduk - Kvelertak - Cult of Luna - The Devil Wears Prada - The Ghost Inside - Between the Buried and Me - The Sword - Witchcraft - Hardcore Superstar - Katatonia - Amaranthe - Love and Death - Naglfar - The Kristet Utseende - The Resistance - Thyrfing - Terra Tenebrosa - Bombus - Thundermother - Eldkraft - Port Noir - Undercroft - Sister Sin - Constrain - Crunge - Imber - Nox Vorago - Degial - Tribulation - Eldrimner - Minora - bravo metal - bedeng metal

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Metaltown Indoors". Metaltown. Retrieved 7 January 2019.

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