Slipknot, Korn + Godsmack Lead 2015 Welcome to Rockville Bill
As the year winds down, many of rock's major festivals are starting to roll out their 2015 lineups. Welcome to Rockville is one of those festivals and they've revealed a bill headed up by Slipknot, Korn (performing their self-titled debut disc in its entirety) and Godsmack. The band's will also be joined on April 25 and 26 by such big name acts as Marilyn Manson, Slayer, Ministry, Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators, Papa Roach, Halestorm, The Pretty Reckless, Of Mice & Men, the return of Breaking Benjamin and many more.
Welcome to Rockville will take place at Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville, Fla. along the St. Johns River. For ticketing info, be sure to check the Welcome to Rockville festival site.
Other acts on the bill include In This Moment, Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts, Queensryche, Live, Hollywood Undead, In Flames, Motionless in White, Tremonti, Suicidal Tendencies, Testament, All That Remains, The Devil Wears Prada, Hatebreed, Periphery, Fozzy, Nonpoint, Exodus, Young Guns, Butcher Babies, Starset, We Are Harlot, Like a Storm, Upon a Burning Body, Beartooth, Islander, '68, Stars in Stereo, Red Sun Rising, From Ashes to New, Sons of Texas, World Gone and more expected to be announced.
"It's gonna be awesome bringing on of the world's loudest bands to Rockville for the World's Loudest Month," says Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor. "I hope the fans are ready because we're coming for EVERYONE."
Of Mice & Men's Austin Carlile adds, "We're incredibly excited to be a part of Welcome to Rockville 2015 in Jacksonville. It's our first time playing the festival and it's an honor to be a part of one that has such a great history of bands. See you soon, Florida."
The coming event will also feature the Monster Energy Welcome to Rockville Tequila World, featuring a wide range of tequilas, margaritas, tacos and more with Metalachi performing on the Tequila World stage each day.
A presale for Welcome to Rockville begins Tuesday (Dec. 9). For ticketing information, check out the festival website here. For military personnel planning to attend, check into military discounts here.
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