Opeth, Meshuggah; the metal comes to town

Swedish metal heavyweights Opeth and Meshuggah were announced for Gothenburg's Metaltown festival this morning.

The festival, which happens in the self-proclaimed metal capital of the world, has also added more domestic talent to the bill in Cult of Luna, Mustasch, Evergrey and All Hell together with US band All That Remains.

The two day event had already previously confirmed the likes of Slipknot and Marilyn Manson as well as Disturbed and Children of Bodom.

Click here for the latest Metaltown line-up.

Metaltown will take place in Frihamnen, an old pier in the centre of Gothenburg, Sweden.

2 day tickets are on sale priced at 1325SEK (approx €115).

Click here to buy tickets to Metaltown 2009.