2014 in pictures

Dear friends! The festival is over for this year and we’ve all hopefully recovered from the hangover. We want to sincerely thank all the visitors and supporters of good music for coming out and making this year’s festival unforgettable. We can’t wait ’til next year, for an ever bigger celebration of the music we love.

Until then, here’s some photographies by our dear Therés Stephansdotter.

Final line-up and schedule

With the addition of the last band to the line-up, The Ryot, we present the final schedule:


Friday 3 Jan


17.00 Doors open
19.00-19.30 One Inch Giant
20.00-20.45 Transport League
21.15-22.15 Freak Kitchen
22.45-00.00 At the Gates

Saturday 4 Jan


17.00 Doors open
18.00-18.30 Saffire

18.30-19.00 FreakGuitar (Ia Eklund Clinic)

19.00-19.30 The Ryot
20.00-20.45 Pagandom
21.15-22.15 Amaranthe
22.45-00.00 Tiamat

Mikael Stanne as master of the ceremonies

Good news, friends! We will have the great honor of having Mikael Stanne of Dark Tranquillity as master of the ceremonies. His smooth voice will guide us through the festival’s schedule.

Exhibition by photographer Therés Stephansdotter

Therés Stephansdotter Björk is a Gothenburg based photographer with a strong focus on music photography who will visit us during the festival. She is working for such companies as Roadrunner Records, Warner Music, Nuclear Blast, Eleven Seven Music and Northern Music Co. She is also working directly for bands with promo photos, live and tour photography.

Therés has a background in marketing and journalism and has also released the world’s first and so far only Heavy Metal children’s books.



All photos in the exhibition will be available for purchase.

One-day tickets released

One day tickets are now available for purchase. Check the schedule to see when your favorite bands are playing and buy tickets now!

New Act

For the first time in many years Tiamat are playing in Gothenburg and we are happy to welcome them to Gothenburg Sound Festival 2014!

Freak Guitar Clinic

We are proud to present Freak Guitar Clinic on Gothenburg Sound 2014, Saturday 4th of January, stay tuned for more info.


Two new acts have been added to the 2014 line-up! Let us present Transport League and Saffire!

Got your tickets yet?

Some very exciting news are coming very soon, so make sure to get your tickets FAST! We only offer a limited amount of tickets, and this is one festival you do NOT want to miss. Get your ticket at: http://burl.nu/a1050e


NEW ACTS ADDED TO THE BILLING! We are proud to announce not one, but TWO new acts to Gothenburg Sound Festival 2014!
First up, FREAK KITCHEN, the amazing trio with Mattias IA Eklundh, Christer Örtefors and Björn Fryklund, and second is no other than PAGANDOM (Anders Björler, Christian Jansson, Martin Carlsson and Sören Fardvik) who reunites for an apperance at the festival!