Rock Mot Rus is a music festival held annually in March / April at Andenes in Nordland. It is always held in Palme weekend and lasts over two days.
At night time there is a rock pattern where young and relatively unknown bands will play a few songs each and where a winner will be called Mal: Fortmatnum: 20000 kr The winner will also play at the Bucharest Festival in Tromsø. Among the "amateurs" who have performed on Rock Against Rus, we find names like Vidar Vang, Sivert Høyem and Robert Burås in Madrugada, Pål "Moddi" Knutsen, Kråkesølv and Tungtvann. .