Oct 292018
 

It’s almost there again, in 10 days the Brainstorm Festival 2018 will start. This will be the eleventh edition of this annual metal festival. As usual in Gigant in Apeldoorn (The Netherlands). It’ s about time to announce the timetable for the festival!

On Friday the doors will open at 18:00 with fifteen minutes later the opening of the festival by Despicable Heroes. After this there will be performances by Angel Nation, Leonov and Signum Regis, to be concluded with Pyramaze. A nice start of the festival.

On Saturday the doors will open at 14:00 and we will start the day fifteen minutes later with the heroes of J’Accuse. After this there will be performances by Opus Irae, 2Strings, Diviner, Power Quest, Federico Truzzi and Eric Clayton And The Nine. At the end of the festival there will be a legendary performance by Tourniquet. Continue reading »

Oct 272017
 

Next weekend (3 and 4 Nov) it’s finally time for Brainstorm Festival, this will be the tenth edition of this annual metal festival. As usual in Gigant in Apeldoorn (The Netherlands).

Headliners this year: Living Sacrifice (USA), Xandria (D) and Project 86 (USA). Additionally, you can find other bands as Dark Sarah (FIN), Death Therapy (USA), Wind Rose (ITA), Fleshkiller (NO/USA), Sleeping Romance (ITA), Within Silence (SK). And Dutch talent is not lacking, with Undawn and The Memory Remains, plus several extra shows (such as a gruntcompetiton) will take place in the theater of the festival. Time schedule can be found below.

The exposition this year is provided by Felipe Machado Franco. In 2010 he was also part of the festival. Felipe is responsible for the artwork of superb bands like Blind Guardian, Theocracy, Iced Earth and Sleeping Romance. So be sure to take a look at his work!

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Nov 052016
 

brainstorm-festivalNext weekend (11 and 12 Nov) it’s finally time for Brainstorm Festival, this will be the ninth edition of this annual metal festival. As usual in Gigant in Apeldoorn (The Netherlands). Headliners this year: Theocracy (USA), Myrath (TUN), Narnia (S) and Selfmindead (S). Additionally, you can find other bands as Vardoger (NO), Mantric (NO) and Within Silence (SK). And Dutch talent is not lacking, with among others Undawn and ShadowRise, plus several extra shows will take place in the theater of the festival + beer tasting sessions (tongval) + exposition by Ton Dekkers (Femme). The time schedule is available below Continue reading »

Oct 222016
 

brainstorm-festivalBrainstorm Festival will be held 11 and 12 November 2016, as usual in Gigant in Apeldoorn (The Netherlands). In total 12 bands will be featured mainstage, plus several extra shows will take place in the theater of the festival + beer tasting sessions (tongval) + exposition by Ton Dekkers (Femme).

Performing bands will be:

Friday 11 November: Narnia (S), Myrath (TUN), Sea+Air (D/GR), Vardoger (N), Shadowrise (NL), Empire Of The Wolves (NL).

Saturday 12 November: Theocracy (USA), Selfmindead (S), Mantric (N), Within Silence (SK), Dalit (N), Undawn (NL), Marius, Leonov (N). Continue reading »

Nov 102015
 

Brainstorm Fest logoThis weekend it’s time for the 8th edition of Brainstorm Festival. After an experiment with a festival on one day, Brainstorm Festival returns this year to the old way: a two day festival, 13 and 14 November, as usual in the Gigant in Apeldoorn (The Netherlands),

The complete line-up is as follows: Empire 21 (SE), Sleeping Romance (IT),Bloodwork (UK), Signum Regis (SK), Arstidir (ICE), Morgarten (CH), Startled (NL), Desolate Fields (NL), Despicable Heroes (NL), The Algorithm (F), Ancient Bards (ITA), Cat O’Nine Tails (FIN), Nightland (ITA), La-Ventura (NL) & I Am The Deceiver (D). Continue reading »