Sonisphere 2011: The essential Spotify playlist

Metallica at Leeds Festival 2008 by Sara Bowrey
Metallica at Leeds Festival 2008 by Sara Bowrey

The festival that gives you the big four and a whole lot more! We've got the Spotify playlist to hit up before you make the trip to the metal festival..

Sonisphere 2011 welcomes Metallica, Biffy Clyro and an emotional return to UK shores for an eight-piece Slipknot next month.

There’s plenty of festival exclusive performances from the likes of Opeth and The Mars Volta, plus a top comedy billing with Bill Bailey rocking the 60,000 metal fans expected at Knebworth House from 8-10 July

So if you’ve got your ticket and travel sorted then plug in the headphones, tune into our Sonisphere playlist get your rocks on..

Click here for the ultimate Sonisphere playlist.