After a 9-year hiatus, the biggest indoor metal festival in Eastern
Europe - Metalmania, comes back to life! The 23rd edition of this
iconic festival will be held on April, 22nd 2017 in Spodek Hall,
Katowice (Poland). Tickets are on sale now!
Moonspell, Sodom, Arcturus, Tygers of Pan Tang, Furia, Coroner,
Obscure Sphinx, Impaled Nazarene, Entombed A.D., ThermiT, Ceti and
Animations have been announced so far. Today, we can reveal names of
two bands added to the line-up of Metalmania 2017: Sinister and
Samael, who as a headliner of the festival will perform a very special
show! More info to be revealed soon!
Samael is a symphonic black/industrial metal band formed in 1987 in
Sion, Switzerland. They are one of the most innovative bands on the
metal scene, characterized by its own unique style. They expand the
boundaries of genres and set new standards in metal music. Next year
Samael celebrates thirty anniversary. The band will prepare a very
special set for Metalmania Festival. We will hear iconic songs from
their early albums, as well as compositions from the new album which
is planned for release in 2017!
More info: www.facebook.com/OfficialSamael
Dutch band Sinister is one of the most recognizable bands on the
death metal scene. In the 25 years of their career, they have released
12 albums. Their last one, "Dark Memorials", was released in 2015. The
band has an almost cult status in Poland. Their official concert DVD
titled "Prophecies Denied" was recorded there. In November the band
finished work on their new album "Syncretism", which will be released
in February 2017.
More info: www.facebook.com/Sinister-14162294410/
Metalmania - it will be one of the most important musical events of
2017, a real treat for metal maniacs worldwide! Metalmania remains
true to its formula - one day, two stages, several bands from all
around the world and thousands of fans! That's what Metalmania
Festival is all about!
The last edition of Metalmania Festival took place at Spodek Hall in
Katowice on March, 8th 2008, with Megadeth, The Dillinger Escape Plan,
Overkill and Satyricon on the bill!
Ticket prices (pre-sale):
VIP - 355 PLN
Red seats H, J - 260 PLN
Red seats & blue seats (rows I-X) - 195 PLN
Blue seats (rows XI and up) - 160 PLN
Standing floor - 170 PLN
Tickets available from the following sites:
metalopolis.pl, www.shop.metalmind.com.pl, www.ticketpro.pl,
www.eventim.pl, www.ebilet.pl, www.biletin.pl
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