Ugly Kid Joe have been confirmed for the 2012 Sweden Rock festival, which will be held in Slvesborg from June 6-9.
The Californians, who had one of the most annoying hit singles of all time with 1992sEverything About You, are neverthless a massively underrated hard rock combo.
After splitting in 1997 Ugly Kid Joe have now reunited and recently finished recording a soon-to-be-released EP.
Also in the works is a DVD documenting their reunification and the latest recording sessions along with some rare old footage of interviews, behind-the-scenes material, and live performances.
Confirmed bandsfor Sweden Rock 2012 now include:
Sebastian Bach, Blue Oyster Cult, Bonafide, Danko Jones, Dimmu Borgir, Edguy, Electric Boys, Exodus, Gamma Ray, Girlschool, Gotthard, Graveyard, Hell, Katatonia, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Mtley Cre, Motrhead, Pentagram, Sacred Reich, Saint Vitus, Slade, Soundgarden, Symphony X, Tygers Of Pan Tang, Ugly Kid Joe.
It is not know at present whether Ugly Kid Joe will be playing any UK festivals during their visit.