Way Too Far Rock Festival – 26-28 August 2022 – Livezile Stadium, Bistrița (RO)
Way Too Far Rock Festival 2022 will take place between August 26-28, 2022, on the stadium in Dorolea (Livezile), 20 minutes from Bistrița.
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The fourth edition of the Way Too Far Rock Festival will take place between August 26-28, 2022, on the stadium in Dorolea (Livezile), 20 minutes from Bistrița. The place offers a wonderful view of the Bârgăului Mountains, being located on the route to Tihuța Pass where Dracula Castle is located, but also to Colibița Lake, the most sought after tourist resort in Bistrița-Năsăud. The location is close to Via Transilvanica, the first initiation path in Romania, to cross on foot or by bike – a real “El Camino” of our country.
Also, in the village of Dorolea there is the most beautiful Saxon ensemble in the region, dating from 1332, an ensemble proposed for registration in the UNESCO patrimony.
Until the year 1300, the Romanians lived on the territory of Dorolea village, which, with the arrival of the Saxons, migrated to the east, on the current place of Cuşma village.
In the village of Dorolea, the Saxons formed the village of “Klaine Bistritz”, meaning Little Bistrita, now there is a monumental complex of almost 200 picturesque houses built at the end of the nineteenth century.
The town is located near a Roman camp, some monumental churches and some valuable natural areas that are waiting for you to discover them during the three days of the festival.
Within Temptation – “Wake up and go protect your freedom!”
Within Temptation is a Dutch symphonic metal / rock band, founded in April 1996 by vocalist Sharon den Adel and guitarist Robert Westerholt. The band was classified by critics as gothic metal, symphonic metal, although rock and “industrial” influences find their place on the last and 7th studio album – Resist. With the album Resist, the band breaks away from the past and experiences a distinct style, which is inspired by our current and future society – both musically and personally. “Resist” is an album that contains ten hymn, dark songs, but also impeccable collaborations with famous artists, such as Jacoby Shaddix (Pope Roach) and Anders Fidén (In Flames). The album is a real milestone with a very important message: “Wake up and go protect your freedom!”
Gotthard is the most successful Swiss band, but it is also a reference band in the spotlight. They started, a quarter of a century ago, from the Swiss canton of Ticino to conquer the world, simply through rock and monumental ballads.
The hard-rockers from Lugano sang in more than 2000 concerts on three continents, being toured by Deep Purple, Bryan Adams, Bon Jovi and AC / DC, toured as headliners all over Europe and sold until currently over three million albums. For 25 years, Gotthard has a well-established place in the charts and best represents Swiss rock!
Evergrey is a progressive metal band from Gothenburg, Sweden. The band was formed in 1995 and released their debut album, The Dark Discovery, in 1998. Evergrey’s lyrics have always approached a darker, less comfortable area, dealing with topics such as introspection, paranoia, extraterrestrial beings, child abuse, cults and religion, death and mourning, to general fear and sorrow. Over time, he remained a landmark band in the area of progressive rock, both in terms of music and themes.
Evergrey is one of the top bands in Sweden, reaching the stages of major festivals in Europe such as Download, Masters of Rock, Sziget or Wacken, but also in the United States where they were the headliners of the Prog Power VII festival in Atlanta. Over time, Evergrey has collaborated with musicians from In Flames, Sabaton, HammerFall, Nightswish (Floor Jansen) or Stratovarius and has toured with Nevermore, In Flames or Avatar.
The Slot is a band from Russia, founded in 2002, being one of the unconventional bands in the area, which introduced a western sound in Russia. The Slot has received numerous awards in the music industry (Hit of the Year in both 2006 (2 Wars) and 2007 (They Killed Kenny), Vocal Performance of the Year in 2005, and NewsMusic.ru’s 2007 Rock Album of the Year Award). He performed with Limp Bizkit and KORN, being appreciated as a “hybrid between” Linkin Park and Evanescence “
Alternosphere, a band founded in 1998, is currently the most beloved rock band playing in Romanian. Their concerts are a huge success in Romania. All their events are eagerly awaited and the artists manage to close the ticket offices long before the concert dates. Also, their songs are appreciated and broadcast frequently on Romanian radios.
Dirty Shirt is one of the most active and original rock bands in Romania. The band is the unique result of a combination of rock / metal and various musical elements: Romanian folklore, funk, ethno, electro, etc.
Dash The Effort is a band that was formed in 2011 and is one of the bands that have stood out in recent years in Bulgaria. It was the first band in Bulgaria to play at Wacken Open Air, along with bands such as Suicide Silence, Breakdown of Sanity and others.
He also sang on the same stage with Stone Sour, Blind Guardian, Jinjer, Infected Rain and Unearth. Their album, “Decandence”, was recently released and, on this occasion, the band toured in Bulgaria, Romania and Greece.
The Implant for Refusal journey began in 1995. The band has grown over its 23 years of existence through an always fresh sound and lyrics carefully connected to reality. With a music that is both sensitive and full of energy, Implant Pentru Refuz writes a complex story in the culture of contemporary music.
Sinoptik is a Ukrainian trio that won the title of “Best Rock Band in the World” in Berlin (Global Battle of the Bands), the only independent Ukrainian band that shook the 80,000-man Olympic Stadium in Kiev. Uriah Heep, Marilyn Manson, Within Temptation, Jinjer – are among those giants of rock music who noticed Sinoptik and invited them, as special guests, to share the stage with them.
Although it is composed of only three people, the band amazes with the complexity of the sound it creates, with the interpretation that takes you into an area of chaos and order, of seductive sound waves over which balanced voices overlap.
E-An-Na combines classic folk-metal with traditional Romanian elements and modern metal sequences. Their first singles quickly caught attention and their concerts are characterized by energy and creativity. Through its music, the band creates a metaphysical world, where those who enter are forced to follow their path without being distracted by insignificant things.
Aether approaches a melodic epic style, being a death metal band from Poland, founded in 2015. The band received amazing feedback from its first productions, held dozens of concerts in Poland and had two tours in Romania, before the pandemic .
- Arte Feastival – 26-28 август 2022 – Велинград
- Aug 26 - 28 2022
- 18:00 - 23:55