Metallica, Slipknot and more for Nova Rock

Metallica and Slipknot are among the latest names confirmed for Austria Nova Rock festival.

Disturbed, Killswitch Engage and Gogol Bordello will also appear alongside In Extremo, Trivium, Mastodon and Black Stone Cherry.

Other names announced includes 3 Feet Smaller, The Living End, August Burns Red and Bring Me The Horizon as well as Black Tide and Smoke Blow.

Nova Rock 2009 will be held at the Pollonia Fields II near the city of Nicklesdorf in eastern Austria from 19-21 June.

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Today's confirmations join the previously announced Placebo and Die Toten Hosen. 50,000 festival-goers are expected to attend the festival which celebrates its fifth birthday this year.