Wilmer X to make comeback at Sweden Rock Festival

WilmerX.pngGroovy rhythm'n'blues, filthy garage rock, raw blues and sticky pop choruses. That is the foundation on which the career of Swedish rock institution Wilmer X rests. A musical journey that will see its 40th anniversary in 2018.

"We play rock in the most narrow-minded and traditional way possible. It is all we know, and it is all we want to do". A classic quote by front man Nisse Hellberg that Wilmer X has certainly lived by throughout the years.

The band's last concert, seven years ago, was their 999th show ever. Naturally, that's no way to end the count, so in time for their 40th anniversary Wilmer X will play their 1000th show ever, at Sweden Rock Festival on Saturday, June 9th. The show will be followed by a tour of Sweden. The band still sports their classic line-up of Nisse Hellberg, Jalle Lorensson, Thomas Holst and Sticky Bomb.

Yes featuring ARW, Graveyard, Pain, more confirmed! One of the biggest names in progressive rock now exists in two versions. Yes featuring ARW, who are coming to Sweden Rock this summer, are centered around original vocalist Jon Anderson, guitarist Trevor Rabin who composed their super hit ''Owner of a lonely heart'', and the band's classic keyboard player Rick Wakeman. ''The definitive lineup of the greatest band in the history of progressive rock'', to quote the members themselves. Also confirmed for this summer's festival are Graveyard, Pain, Steelheart, H.E.A.T., Girlschool, Inglorious, Avatarium, Sky High, Hackensack, Electric Mary and Crazy Lixx. We're now closing in on a full line-up, which...
Published 7 March 2018 at 09:13
Saturday tickets also sold out The 1-day tickets for Saturday June 9th are now sold out as well. That means that all ticket categories for 2018 are sold out.
Published 21 February 2018 at 17:07


Search Sweden Rock


We uses cookies