Category Archives: Festivals

2017’s Riot Fest unveils full schedule

Posted by on August 10, 2017

We already know this year’s Riot Fest will include a lot of metal along with Danzig performing 1992’s Danzig III: How the Gods Kill in its entirety. Today, the organizers of the event taking place from September 15th-17th in Chicago’s Douglas Park has unvieled the festival’s entire schedule. Tickets are still available and you can […]

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Revolution Rock Festival cancelled

Posted by on August 7, 2017

As standalone destination festivals continue to supplement smaller tours over the Summer months, It’s getting to where there might be an oversaturation point. The more successful and established tours (Ozzfest meets Knotfest, Rock on the Range, Aftershock) are continuing to excel, but one new festival, Revolution Rock, has just pulled the plug on what was […]

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Review/Photos: Ozzy Osbourne, Korn, KISS headline Second Annual Chicago Open Air Festival

Posted by on July 27, 2017

The second annual Chicago Open Air Festival took place this past July 14th-16th at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Illinois. Metal Insider was on site to take in all the music, food, and experiences. Friday Arriving Friday afternoon, the sounds of Failure/Anthem rang out as they opened the second stage to a crowd who was still […]

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Prophets of Rage, Deftones, Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson to play 2017 Ozzfest Meets Knotfest festival lineup

Posted by on July 10, 2017

It looks like the lineup for 2017’s Ozzfest Meets Knotfest leaked a bit early, as thePRP discovered an admat that surfaced on the internet. Shortly after it went online, the lineup was confirmed. The two day event will take place on  November 4th and 5th at Glen Helen Amphitheater & Festival Grounds in California. According to […]

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A Perfect Circle, KoRn, Anthrax, Stone Sour and more confirmed for 2017’s Knotfest in Mexico

Posted by on July 7, 2017

The lineup for this year’s Knotfest Mexico has surfaced and, just as expected, Slipknot is excluded. We already discovered Stone Sour will perform instead for Ozzfest Meets Knotfest and it is exactly the same for this round. Knotfest Mexico will take place on October 28th at Forgo Pegaso in Toluca, Mexico and will include headliners […]

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