TheKarmøygeddon Festivalis home again!

About The festival in 2015

The Karmøygeddon Festival next year is back where it all began, in Kopervik. The festival has allready booked numerous bands from all around Europe. The festival is located between Bergen and Stavanger, at the westcoast of Norway, 20 minutes drive from Haugesund. The airport is only 15 minutes drive away and the airport hotel is 10 minutes from the arena.

"One of the best festivals to play in the world!"
Jarle Kvåle, VREID



WINTERSUN will Co headline Friday 1 May on next year Karmøygeddon Metal Festival 2015. This will be their first show in Norway so the Wintersun fans in Norway should already set this date.

Arch Enemy

Arch Enemy will co headline Saturday 2 May with their new vocalist Alissa White Gluz. The band says they are really happy to be back again to give you a hell of a show "The greatest challenge for me is to keep improving every aspect of the compositions and arrangements," says Arch Enemy founder/guitarist Michael Amott about new album, War Eternal. "I’m always searching for ‘the perfect Arch Enemy song.’…


EQUILIBRIUM We and the band are very happy to announce that they will play the festival next year since they had to cancel this year. The band will do their first show in Norway on Saturday 2 May on the main stage.


Kalmah  from Finland will do their first show in Norway on the main stage Staturday 2 May. The band started in 1998 and have released 7 albums


AGE OF TAURUS 'from London/England will give us a dose of doom/hard rock at the small stage Friday 1 May next year. The band released theur debut album "Desperate Souls Of Tortured Times" in May 2013 on Rise Above records

Einherjer (nor)

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Taake (nor)

Taake  is a Norwegian black metal band, formed in 1993 in Bergen by Hoest. DISCOGRAPHY:Der Vinterstormene raste (demo tape 1993)Omfavnet av svarte Vinger (demo tape 1994)Manndaudsvinter (demo tape 1995)Koldbrann i Jesu Marg (7" EP 1996) Nattestid... (album 1999) ...Bjoergvin... (album 2002) Helnorsk Svartmetall (1993-1996 compilation album 2004) Nordens Doedsengel (split 10" EP 2004) ...Doedskvad (album 2005) A Norwegian Hail to VON (split 2x7" EP 2005) Lagnonector (split 10" EP 2005) Dra til Helvete (split 10" EP…

Swallow the sun (fin)  The death/doom luminaries of Finland, Swallow the Sun, started in the turn of the millennium when guitarist Juha Raivio collected a group of friends around him. With their debut “The Morning Never Came” Swallow the Sun got chosen the newcomer of the year in Inferno Magazine and received a full 5 K's review in Kerrang! the album was quoted as “One of the doom metals finest moments to date”. 2nd…

Backstreet Girls (nor) The Norwegian rock ’n’ roll legends Backstreet Girls are back! Formed in Oslo in the mid eighties, the band immediately become a huge success in the live-circuit, and just weeks after releasing their self-financed debut album “Mental Shakedown” they were snapped up by the PolyGram label Mercury who immediately re-released the album.  The band split with PolyGram after four albums. At the same tim...Vis mer Beskrivelse "How could…

Throne Of Katarsis Throne Of Katarsis . The Three Transcendental Keys”Reaching the atmospheres of bloodless shapes levitating upon the Eternal Darkness, the Norwegian Throne of Katarsis hereby enter a new depth in these specters of void. As a colossal rendering of the edges of mind, soaked in the echoes of Black Metal essence, the band channel this timeless reflection of the undying darkness in their 11th year of existence. Truly an eerie…
"We've heard that Karmøygeddon is a nice and special festival, and we weren't wrong"
Per-Joar Spydevold KAMPFAR

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