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SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL 2018 – Completed Lineup (News)

The SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL finalize the 2018 lineup with this announcement of bands made on April 6, 2018, exactly two months from the event. SWEDEN ROCK Final Band Announcement Today it’s exactly two months until we open the festival gates! And what better way to celebrate, than to announce the last bands and thus finalizing […]

SWEDEN ROCK Announce 2018 NEMIS Stage Bands (News)

One of the highlights at the Sweden Rock Festival is the NEMIS Stage. Showcasing younger independent Swedish bands, NEMIS stands for New Music In Sweden. I, personally, always make a point to check out the NEMIS bands. And have discovered some unplucked gems throughout the years. It looks like another great crop in 2018. Especially seeing Frontback […]

SWEDEN ROCK 2018 Enlists Two More Bands (News)

In addition to an already blistering lineup, Sweden Rock reveals two more. Just announced early this morning as joining the already massive band list at Sweden Rock 2018 are The Darkness and Glenn Hughes. Here’s the official announcement translated from Swedish via Google Translate: Two new acts are now confirmed for the Sweden Rock Festival: The Darkness and […]

SWEDEN ROCK 2018 Anticipation #1 – 2013 Recap (Blog)

My Sweden Rock 2018 anticipation is in overdrive! Thinking ahead to Sweden Rock 2018 makes me think back a few years. I always wanted to go to one of those huge rock/metal festivals in Europe. Every year I look at the lineup of Wacken, dreams running wild. Many of the bands were ones that I […]

SWEDEN ROCK FESTIVAL – 2018 The Full Coverage (Feature)

In preparation for the 2018 Sweden Rock Festival experience Decibel Geek‘s four heroes (like The Avengers, but not as superhero-like) are all set for a return engagement. Following our exploits and all the pertinent Sweden Rock Festival announcements, you’ve come to the right place! This page will be a steady build leading up to the event, during and after it’s completion. Therefore, here you’ll find our reports on band announcements […]

SWEDEN ROCK 2018 4 Day Tickets Sold Out! (News)

Reported earlier on the official Sweden Rock Festival Facebook page, 4-day regular tickets for the 2018 event are already sold out! The tickets went on sale Friday, November 24, 2017, at 9AM Swedish time (2AM in Toronto). The Decibel Geek crew was on it early and set alarms to wake up and get to the […]


Since attending his first Sweden Rock Festival in 2013, our editor Rich “The Meister” Dillon has made a yearly trek from Toronto, Canada to Solvesborg, Sweden. In his extensive coverage of the event through the years, he has often proclaimed it “the greatest festival on land”. This morning, Sweden Rock announced that it has secured […]



Ozzy Osbourne to play Sweden Rock Festival – Guitarist Zakk Wylde back in the band PRESS RELEASE: Black Sabbath recently put an end to the band’s career and now the time has come for singer Ozzy Osbourne to do the same. After nearly four decades as a solo artist and a discography filled to the […]