Ruisrock 2012

July 6-8, 2012

Turku, Finland

The Scene
Few festivals can boast the alumni resume of Finland’s Ruisrock. Since the seventies, Ruisrock has hosted musical royalty like The Kinks, Lou Reed, Chuck Berry, Soundgarden, Aerosmith, Beastie Boys, Nirvana, Sting, and David Bowie. Taking place on the island of Ruissalo in Turku, this annual event continues to evolve bringing in not only rock, but metal, EDM, and Finnish artists.
Festival Info
Venue: ‎Ruissalo

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2012 Lineup
  • ANTERO LINDGREN
  • APOCALYPTICA
  • APULANTA
  • BLACK TWIG
  • BLOC PARTY (UK)
  • BURNING HEARTS
  • CHILDREN OF BODOM
  • CHISU
  • DISCO ENSEMBLE
  • ELOKUU
  • EPPU NORMAALI
  • EWERT AND THE TWO DRAGONS (EST)
  • FINTELLIGENS
  • FLOGGING MOLLY (IRL/USA)
  • FRENCH FILMS
  • GG CARAVAN
  • GRACIAS
  • HERRA YLPPÖ & IHMISET
  • HUORATRON
  • JIMMY CLIFF (JAM)
  • JUKKA POIKA & SOUND EXPLOSION BAND
  • KAUKO RÖYHKÄ & NARTTU
  • KUNINGASIDEA
  • LAPKO
  • METRONOMY (UK)
  • MICHAEL MONROE
  • MIKKO JOENSUU
  • MOONFACE (CAN) WITH SIINAI
  • MUSTASCH (SWE)
  • NIGHTWISH
  • NOTKEA ROTTA
  • OLAVI UUSIVIRTA
  • PALEFACE & RÄJÄHTÄVÄ NYRKKI
  • PARIISIN KEVÄT
  • PASA
  • PMMP
  • PULP (UK)
  • REFUSED (SWE)
  • REGINA
  • RIVAL SONS (USA)
  • ROBIN
  • RUUDOLF & KARRI KOIRA
  • SANTIGOLD (USA)
  • SCANDINAVIAN MUSIC GROUP
  • SNOOP DOGG (USA)
  • STAM1NA
  • STIG
  • STOCKERS!
  • SUICIDAL TENDENCIES (USA)
  • THE CARDIGANS (SWE)
  • THE MARS VOLTA (USA)
  • THE RASMUS
  • TWO DOOR CINEMA CLUB (UK)
  • VERONICA MAGGIO (SWE)
  • VON HERTZEN BROTHERS
  • YEASAYER (USA)
  • ZEBRA AND SNAKE