Knotfest announces band performance times

Slipknot\’s Knotfest- the most cutting edge heavy music festival in America—has revealed band performance times for the three day destination festival to be held October 24-26 at San Manuel Amphitheater & Campgrounds in San Bernardino, CA. In addition, the complete roster of KNOTFEST sponsors have been announced. Nearly a dozen sponsors will be on hand, offering promotions and additional activities forKNOTFEST attendees.

KNOTFEST–powered by Rockstar Energy Drink and hosted by Jose Mangin (SiriusXM) and Lou Brutus (hardDrive)–boasts a massive lineup of over 50 bands playing on five stages on Saturday and Sunday. Some of the biggest names in metal–including Slipknot, Danzig, Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Of Mice & Men, Anthrax and dozens more–will take the stage at KNOTFEST, highlighted by Slipknot’s Stage 001 closing sets on both nights. In addition, A Friday night VIP Pre-Party Bash will feature exclusive performances from Suicide Silence, The Black Dahlia Murder and more, as well as other activities for those that have purchased VIP or Camping Packages.

As previously announced, Slipknot will perform unique sets each night, featuring brand new music and an entirely new stage set and experience. In addition, all KNOTFEST online ticket purchasers will receive a digital download of the new Slipknot album (due out October 21).

The daily band performance times for KNOTFEST are as follows (subject to change):

Friday, October 24

(VIP Pre-Party for those that have purchased VIP or Camping Packages)

Stage 003

10:30 PM         Black Dahlia Murder

9:25 PM           Chelsea Grin

Stage 002

11:15 PM         Suicide Silence

9:50 PM           Butcher Babies

9:00 PM           Alterbeast

Saturday, October 25

Stage 005

3:30 PM           Fear Factory

2:35 PM           OTEP

1:40 PM           Amen

12:45 PM         Prong

Noon                Immolation

Stage 004

4:05 PM           The Faceless

3:10 PM           Stands With Fists

2:15 PM           Dehumanizer

1:20 PM           Kings Of Carnage

12:25 PM         Play For Blood

11:40 AM         Headbang For The Highway Battle Winner TBA

11:10 AM         Headbang For The Highway Battle Winner TBA

Stage 003

4:20 PM           In This Moment

3:00 PM           The Devil Wears Prada

1:50 PM           Butcher Babies

12:50 PM         Miss May I

11:50 AM         One OK Rock

Stage 002

5:05 PM           Testament

3:40 PM           Carcass

2:25 PM           Maximum The Hormone

1:20 PM           King 810

12:20 PM         Man With A Mission

Stage 001

11:00 PM         Slipknot

9:20 PM           Danzig

8:05 PM           Anthrax

7:05 PM           Black Label Society

6:10 PM           Hatebreed

Sunday, October 26

Stage 005

3:30 PM           Napalm Death

2:35 PM           Avatar

1:40 PM           Attika 7

12:45 PM         Exmortus

Noon                Rattlehead

Stage 004

4:05 PM           Dead For Denver

3:10 PM           Motograter

2:15 PM           Five From The Gods

1:20 PM           I, of Helix

12:25 PM         A Threat To The Enemy

11:40 AM         Still Not Dead

11:10 AM         Headbang For The Highway Battle Winner TBA

Stage 003

2:40 PM           Killswitch Engage

1:25 PM           Whitechapel

12:15 PM         Upon A Burning Body

11:15 AM         Anti Mortem

Stage 002

3:25 PM           Of Mice & Men

2:00 PM           DevilDriver

12:50 PM         Veil Of Maya

11:45 AM         Nothing More

Stage 001

10:00 PM         Slipknot

8:30 PM           Five Finger Death Punch

7:10 PM           Volbeat

6:10 PM           Tech N9ne

5:15 PM           Atreyu

4:20 PM           Hellyeah

Note: Slidebar’s The Battle For KNOTFEST 2014 winner Bloodscribe will also perform at the festival. Details are TBA.

The complete roster of sponsors for Slipknot’s KNOTFEST has also been announced. Sponsors include Rockstar Energy Drink, f.y.e., Legator, The Slidebar Rock-N-Roll Kitchen, Fxck Cancer, Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, Headbang For The Highway, Musicians Institute, Kinetik, Zippo Encore and Pabst Blue Ribbon. Here is some additional information about this year’s sponsors:

KNOTFEST tickets are on sale now and going fast at A limited number of VIP packages are still available. Camping packages and pit tickets are SOLD OUT.

Doors open at 11:00 AM each day and the show runs until 12:30 AM on Saturday and 11:30 PM on Sunday.

KNOTFEST is a short drive from San Francisco, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Tucson, San Diego, the San Joaquin Valley, and many more cities in the Southwestern USA.