Slash added to High Voltage line-up

Slash has been added to the bill for this year's High Voltage Festival.

The ex-Guns N’ Roses guitar hero will make his only UK festival appearance of the year at the event, which takes place at Victoria Park on July 23 – 24.

As previously announced, Judas Priest and Dream Theater will headline, with Black Country Communion, Jethro Tull, Queensryche, Thunder and Thin Lizzy among the other acts set to appear.

Weekend Tickets are onsale now, priced at £99, with day tickets costing £56.50 per day. There’s also a deposit scheme available, with the final payment due on July 1.

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