It seems like only yesterday Tuska announced Behemoth and Tsjuder appearances, and already today the organizers back up their unspoken promise of 110% bad-assery at the 2016 open air metal festival by announcing Testament and Primordial! It’s a strong start to the lineup and already I’m preparing my liver for the party that is little more than half a year away!
Testament really needs no introduction so I won’t waste time. Check out my live photos of the thrash metal legends from their Tuska performance in 2013, and watch this video to learn exactly why you need to be in attendance for 2016.
Testament – The Formation of Damnation (Live at Tuska 2013)
Primordial is a band we talk about a lot here at SkullsNBones. The Irish black metal group released, “Where Greater Men Have Fallen” earlier this year; an album Metal Mark referred to as a “masterpiece.” For those who don’t know, Primordial is a unique breed of black metal hailing from Ireland. It’s really something better experienced than explained:
Tickets to Tuska 2016
TUSKA 2016 ticket sales start on Friday, October 30 at 9am Helsinki time. Tickets can be bought from Tiketti, Lippupalveluand Lippupiste. Early Crow ticket pricing starts at 115 € while tag for VIP-packages is 255 €. Turbo VIP –ticket holders get i.a. own entrance lane to the fest area, VIP-area with its restaurant services, one hot meal per fest day, VIP-passes and wristbands plus exclusive TUSKA 2016 -doggy bag filled with merchandise stunners. Find detailed list of VIP-package ingredients here. 115 € priced Early Crow tickets are being sold until the end of the year or until the stock dries out.