Slipknot‘s very personal music pageant Knotfest may be heading to Europe – the band have been approached to make it occur.
Knotfest is into it is seventh yr this yr – and till this month it is remained totally outdoors of Europe. They’re kicking off the inaugural European occasion on June 20 in France – nevertheless it appears to be like prefer it may be making a return to Europe on a bigger scale.
Talking to Music Week, Slipknot’s supervisor shared about Knotfest “The primary one is in Clisson, France, the day earlier than Hellfest begins… You purchase a separate ticket to Knotfest and a separate ticket to Hellfest. We’re at 40,000 tickets, and it’ll promote out. Now we’re getting approached about doing Knotfest in Germany, Switzerland, and all through Europe.”
He continued, discussing the place the primary Knotfest got here from “Knotfest began out of necessity and alternative, mainly a necessity in North America. There was Rock On The Vary, however there weren’t every other heavy music locations on the market. They have been all being hipster. There was nothing for rock bands in lots of elements of the U.S.. We went into areas the place there was no competitors, the place no-one was occupied with the followers there, and we did it. The primary one was in Omaha, Nebraska, the second was in Wisconsin – they have been again to again and it was wonderful.”
Good guys Slipknot, stepping in for rock music.
Slipknot are set to make their return to the UK this weekend because the Saturday headliners of Obtain Competition.