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News Archive : U.T.H. IV

11.02.2009:: RUNNING ORDER, LATEST ADDITION AND OTHER NEWS

Hail Up The Hammers maniacs!

Less then a month left for the festival and we are happy to announce another addition to the festival line up. Etrus Grave from Italy (including the original Dark Quarterer guitarist) will blow your minds on the second day of the festival. The tickets prices will remain the same. On more news we came to an agreement with the biggest European selling ticket company Metaltix. Our European friends, and not only, will be able to purchase their tickets online there http://www.metaltix.com. Tickets in Greece will be available on Friday 13 February, make sure you hurry up for the 2 day tickets offer cause the interest is way higher this year and they will be sold out soon.

Here comes the running order of the festival make sure you arrive on time to support the first bands they really deserve it:

Friday 6/3/2009 (ticket 26 EUR)

  • Portrait (17:00 17:35)
  • Ereb Altor (17:50 18:30)
  • Dream Weaver (18:45 19:30)
  • Crystal Viper (19:45 20:30)
  • Shadowkeep (20:45 21:40)
  • Paradox (21:55 22:55)
  • Witchfynde (23:10 00:30)

Saturday 7/3/2009 (ticket 29 EUR)

  • Storrmbringer (16:30 17:00)
  • Darkest Era (17:15 17:50)
  • Etrus Grave (18:05 18:45)
  • Reflection (19:00 19:45)
  • Isole (20:00 - 20:50)
  • Emerald (21:05 22:00)
  • Crush (22:15 23:15)
  • Titan Force (23:30 1:00)

24.01.2009:: TICKET PRICES AND FINAL LINE UP ANNOUNCED

Hail Swordbrothers!

We are happy to announce the final line up and ticket prices for Up The Hammers festival that will take place on 6+7 March 2009 in Athens, Greece. The doors for both days open at 16:30, make sure you will be there on time.

Friday 6/3/2009 (ticket 26 EUR)

  • Portrait
  • Ereb altor
  • Dream weaver
  • Crystal Viper
  • Shadowkeep
  • Paradox
  • Witchfynde

Saturday 7/3/2009 (ticket 29 EUR)

  • Storrmbringer
  • Darkest Era
  • Reflection
  • Isole
  • Emerald
  • Crush
  • Titan Force

There will be a limited 100 tickets for both days of the festival at the special price of 47 EUR. All tickets will be available on the first days of February through Eat Metal records, Sirens, No Remorse and Ticket House.

Stay tuned for more info.

06.12.2008:: MOON MAGIC BY WITCHFYNDE AT UP THE HAMMERS FESTIVAL!

3 months before the festival and we are pleased to announce the headliner band of Friday, Witchfynde is one of the legendary forerunners of the NWOBHM movement and cited by many as an influence on the contemporary heavy metal scenefor.

Their appearance at Up The Hammers festival will be their first Show ever in Greece!

07.11.2008:: NEW FORUM ONLINE !! CHECK OUR SPECIAL OFFER !!

The new forum is finally online. Url: http://forums.holysword.gr/index.php?board=1.0

SPECIAL OFFER ONLY FOR FORUM MEMBERS !! Join now !!

26.10.2008:: SHADOWKEEP AND DREAM WEAVER ADDED TO THE LINE UP !!

We are pleased to announce 2 more bands to this year's line up. Melodic power metal act Shadowkeep from United Kingdom for their first show ever in Greece, the dark tower will fall on you! On the other hand Dream Weaver from Greece will perform a special old school show including the whole "Fantasy Revealed" EP and demo songs. Stay tuned more bands will follow!

Up The Hammers IV 6th & 7th March 2009 // An club

Confirmed bands so far:

  • CRYSTAL VIPER (POL)
  • CRUSH (GR)
  • DARKEST ERA (IRL)
  • DREAM WEAVER (GR)
  • EREB ALTOR (SWE)
  • EMERALD (NL)
  • ISOLE (SWE)
  • PORTRAIT (SWE)
  • PARADOX (D)
  • REFLECTION (GR)
  • SHADOWKEEP (UK)
  • TITAN FORCE (USA)

02.09.2008:: LEGENDARY GREEK EPIC METALLERS CRUSH ON UTH IV!!!!

We are glad to announce that Greek Cult epic metal band Crush added to the line up. Its been many years since their last show and they promise a great come back!!

12.08.2008:: PARADOX ADDED TO THE BILL OF UP THE HAMMERS!!

German Legendary thrashers Paradox added to the line up!

22.06.2008:: SWEDISH ATTACK ON UP THE HAMMERS FESTIVAL!

Hailing from the north of Europe three Swedish bands will be part of next year's edition. The doom masters ISOLE, the great newcomer PORTRAIT and the closest band to Bathory ever, EREB ALTOR.

24.05.2008:: U.T.H. 4 - FESTIVAL DATE AND FIRST NAMES ANNOUNCED

Hail Swordbrothers!

We can finally announce the date and the first names for the 4th edition of Up The Hammers festival which will take place in Athens, Greece at An club on 6th & 7th March 2009. We strongly believe this will be the best line up the festival ever had.

Here we go:

  • Titan Force (USA) - The legendary band for first time in Greece!!
  • Reflection (GR) - Comeback with new album and new label!
  • Crystal Viper (POL) - One of the best newcomers since years, pure Heavy Metal!
  • Darkest Era (IRL) - Another great band from Ireland!!

 

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