1st – 2nd April 2017 will see metal festival HEAVY SCOTLAND’s inaugural event located in Edinburgh’s Corn Exchange. Today, further details have been announced about the event including line-up additions, a battle of the bands and hotel deals for those attending.
Prior to the additions of Blaze Bayley (Wolfsbane, Iron Maiden) and US thrash-metal outfit Havok, already on the line-up were Behemoth (UK/EIRE exclusive) and Arch Enemy headlining along with Grave, Dyscarnate, Sodomized Cadaver, Shiraz Lane, Disposable, and Centrilia.
Alongside this, a Battle of the Bands has been announced to give unsigned acts the chance to win a spot in the line-up. The heats will take place 28th January, 11th February, and 25th February.
Three ticket options for the festival are available: VIP – £115, Standard – £80 and Standard bundle (with t-shirt) – £92. Purchase your tickets here. Hotel discounts have also been announced for attendees booking via Tune Hotels, the discount HEAVYSCOT will provide a 15% discount for the duration of the festival.