This year marks the 11th year of existence for the Rock’N’Iasi festival. Just like in 2016, there will be 3 editions of the festival: the”Winter Edition”, which already took place between the 25th and 26th of March 2017; the “Open Air” edition, which took place between the 19th and 21st of May 2017 and the “Indoor Edition”, which will take place between the 26th and 29th of October 2017. The only edition which hasn’t taken place at the Student’s House of Culture in Iasi was the “Open Air” edition. That edition took place on the Copou Ski Slope from Iasi.
Just like every year, Rock’N’Iasi returns in October at the Student’s House of Culture in Iasi. Until now, only one headliner has been confirmed: Destruction from Germany. The latest names confirmed on the “indoor edition” are Fallen Arise from Greece and Godby from Moldova.
Godby is a metal band from the Republic of Moldova. Founded at the beginning of 2016, the band quickly formed their musical style, being influenced by bands such as Slipknot, Lamb of God or Korn. Until now, they have performed on a few concerts, mostly locally for bands like Harmasar or Sang Real. Godby only has one studio song entitled “Followed by Mistake”. At their live concerts you can also hear other songs such as “Lizard”, “King of gods” or “Slay the Lie”.
Fallen Arise is a symphonic metal band from Athens, Greece, founded in 2009. Their first songs, like “Eternal Sins” or “Never Forget Me”, were officially released in 2011, on the “Eternal” EP. Besides this EP, the band has two studio albums: “Ethereal”, released in 2013 and “Adeline”, released in 2015. For their latest album, “Adeline”, the band collaborated with 40 acclaimed musicians from different orchestras in Greece. In 7 years of existence, Fallen Arise have played in the most important European countries, sharing the same stage with bands like Fates Warning, Moonspell, Serenity, Leave’s Eyes or Xandria. It’s not an unknown name for the Romanian public, in 2016 making their presence at the ArtMania Festival from Sibiu, singing on the same stage with bands like Katatonia, Sólstafir sau Pain of Salvation. Fallen Arise is recognized for songs like „White Crystal Angel„, „Never Forget Me„, „Heaven’s Away” sau „Eternity„
Tickets and official program will be announced in the near future. For more details, visit the event’s official page.