24.04.2008:: THE 3rd EDITION OF UP THE HAMMERS FESTIVAL IS HISTORY!!!
First of all we would like to send our best wishes to Dantesco guitarist who had a health problem and they had to cancel their appearance on Up The Hammers. Recover fast mate!!
Now the festival was really successful this year, no words are enough to thank the bands that played and the fans all around Europe that filled An Club and made these 2 nights an unforgettable experience.
Saturday night was Sold out at the door, so for next year make sure you get your tickets on time. We will soon be able to announce the date for the next Up The Hammers festival and the first bands.
Thank you all for your support, see you next year!
11.03.2008:: RUNNING ORDER AND FINAL LINE UP ANNOUNCED !
Unfortunatly PHANTOM X had to cancel their show on Up The Hammers Festival, cause singer Kevin Goocher had to undergo hip surgery. We wsh Kevin the best for his health. They will be replaced by Greek metallers HEATHENDOM, the concept of the band is power/doom metal with a strong mixture of King Diamond / Mercyful Fate style.
Omen now have a brand new line up, expect a show with all the classics.
- KENNY POWELL (Original Omen Guitarist)
- STEVE WITTIG (Original Omen Drummer)
- SCOTT CLUTE (Bass)
- MATT STOREY (Vocals)
Also we can now announce the running order of the festival, make sure you arrive on time not to loose any of these great bands!
- Friday 11/4
- Omen 23:30 - 00:40
- Memory Garden 22:25 - 23:15
- Dark Quarterer 21:25 - 22:10
- Sentinel Beast 20:30 - 21:10
- Airged Lamh 19:35 - 20:15
- Hathendom 18:45 - 19:20
- Dantesco 18:00 - 18:30
- Saturday 12/4
- Manilla Road 23:40 - 01:00
- Stormwarrior 22:35 - 23:25
- Cage 21:30 – 22:20
- Battleroar 20:25 - 21:15
- Lonewolf 19:30 - 20:10
- Silver Fist 18:35 - 19:15
- Celtic Legacy 17:45 - 18:20
- Trinakrius 17:00 - 17:30
16.02.2008:: DOOM OVER THE WORLD !!
The bad news is Slough Feg had to cancel their European tour and Up The Hammers festival due to a great offer they received to tour USA. The good news is MEMORY GARDEN will replace them and we know many Doom metal fans, and not only, will be very happy!
05.01.2008:: THE COUNTDOWN HAS BEGUN !
Amost 2 months left for the Festival and the countdown has begun. We are happy to announce that the 2 day tickets are almost sold out, we kept a few for some for our foreign friends that haven't booked flights yet. Tickets for both days are now available from Eat Metal Records, No Remorse Records, Sirens Records and Ticket House. Price for Friday is 22 € and Saturday 28 €.
A mighty Hail goes to all who supported us by buying in advance the 2 day tickets and our sponsors.
Manolis - Up The Hammers Festival
22.10.2007 :: LINE UP COMPLETE AND TICKET PRICES ANNOUNCED!
An club - Ticket Price €22 (available from 1st January 2008)
- Omen (USA)
- Dark Quarterer (IT)
- Slough Feg (USA)
- Sentinel Beast (USA)
- Airged Lamh (GR)
- Phantom X (USA)
- Dantesco (PR)
An club - Ticket Price €28 (available from 1st January 2008)
- Manilla Road (USA)
- Stormwarrior (D)
- Cage (USA)
- Battleroar (GR)
- Lonewolf (FR)
- Silver Fist (ESP)
- Celtic Legacy (IRL)
- Trinakrius (IT)
100 Limited 2-day tickets €43
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An club: Solomou 13-15, Exarhia, Athens - Greece. Tel: 0030 210 3305056
14.06.2007 :: DATE AND HEADLINER FOR UP THE HAMMERS III, ANNOUNCED.
We are happy to announce the first band for the next up the hammers festival that will take place on 11-12 April of 2008. Manilla Road from USA, the godfathers of Up the Hammers slogan and epic metal, will headline the 3rd edition.
13.06.2007 ::UP THE HAMMERS II IS HISTORY
We would like to thank everyone for supporting Up the Hammers Festival and make it successful. Special thanks to our friends from Germany, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Ireland.