Sonisphere 2011 completes line-up

Metallica at Sonisphere 2009 by Virtual Festivals
Metallica at Sonisphere 2009 by Virtual Festivals

Sonisphere has completed its line-up for 2011, with Blood Red Shoes, Cerebral Ballzy and Sonic Boom Six among those added.

Blood Red Shoes will play Bohemia on Friday (8 July), with While She Sleeps and Cherribomb there on Saturday (9 July). Sunday (10 July) will see Anberlin grace the stage, while Turbowolf will also play, following on from Howard Marks’ “Sunday sermon”.

The Defiled will headline the Jaegermeister Stage on the Friday, and Hammer Of The Gods, Black Breath, Slam Cartel and Flats are also confirmed for that day.

Black Spiders will close proceedings there on the Saturday night, with Sons Of Icarus, Rival Sons, The Safety Fire, Panic Cell, Exit Ten and Mojo Fury also set to appear.

The Red Bull Bedroom Jam Stage will host performances from Bloc Party/You Code Name Is: Milo spin-off Young Legionnaire and NYC punks Cerebral Ballzy on Friday, with Innerpartysystem and Revoker playing on Saturday, while Don Broco will warm up for Sunday headliners Sonic Boom Six.

Sonisphere 2011 takes place at Knebworth House, Stevenage on 8-10 July.

The Big Four (Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer and Anthrax), Slipknot and Biffy Clyro will headline the event.

Click here for the full Sonisphere line-up.

Tickets are on sale now, with a four-day weekend camping ticket priced at £175

Guest ticket holders get to camp in the exclusive guest camping site with separate loos, and to access the hospitality bar, where the festival’s music industry guests rub shoulders.

All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning one of two pairs of Guest upgrades is buy your tickets through the VF ticket link below.

Winners will be chosen at random and informed on Friday 24th June.

If you buy Sonisphere 2011 weekend tickets through Virtual Festivals, you’ll also receive a 15% discount on all Sonisphere merchandise in their new online store.

Click here to buy Sonisphere Tickets