Slipknot at Sonisphere 2011

The first of the headliners can now be revealed. Iowa’s favourite sons,  Slipknot will perform this summer at Sonisphere, including an exclusive UK performance at Knebworth. One of the biggest bands in the world, UK headbangers have embraced their fiercely heavy yet enchantingly melodic sound from the off, with 1999’s “Slipknot” album achieving platinum status here. What followed was a meteoric rise to superstardom the likes of which the metal scene had never known; Top 40 singles, sold out arena tours and a media frenzy that left no one in any doubt that Slipknot’s impact in the world of music Continue Reading

Sonisphere Tickets On sale

Day tickets are now on sale for Sonisphere Festival at Knebworth. Sonisphereruns from July 30 to August 1 and headliners are Iron Maiden, Rammstein and Alice Cooper. Tickets for the Friday half-day cost £40 while those for Saturday and Sunday cost £65 each. Full weekend tickets cost £132.50 for the weekend with no booking fee. Full line up so far is as follows:   Friday July 30 Saturn Stage Alice Cooper Europe Turisas Delain Bohemia Stage Terrovision 65daysofstatic Bigelf Black Spiders Fastway Sylosis Jagermeister Stage March of the Raptors Throat Bowtime Bar Stage And So I Watch You From Afar Continue Reading