Placebo added to Sonisphere Festival line-up at Knebworth

ORGANISERS have revealed the latest bands to sign up for next year s Sonisphere Festival at Knebworth. Placebo, Henry Rollins, Bring Me The Horizon, Papa Roach and Fear Factory have all been added to the bill. The three-day festival will take place from J

ORGANISERS have revealed the latest bands to sign up for next year's Sonisphere Festival at Knebworth.

Placebo, Henry Rollins, Bring Me The Horizon, Papa Roach and Fear Factory have all been added to the bill.

The three-day festival will take place from July 30 until August 1.

British alt-rockers Placebo will be making an exclusive UK festival appearance at Knebworth, as will Californian quartet Papa Roach.


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Fear Factory will pitch up at Knebworth a year later than originally planned after they were forced to cancel their Sonisphere 09 appearance due to contractual wrangles with former band members, as well as recording their new album.

The multi-talented Henry Rollins is the first non-musical act to be announced.

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Sheffield metalcore band Bring Me The Horizon are the other new addition to the bill, after vocalist Oli Sykes attended the festival at Knebworth earlier this year.

As previously reported, Iron Maiden, Alice Copper and Rammstein are headliners for 2010.

Other groups already confirmed for the metal and rock event include Anthrax, Slayer, Iggy and the Stooges, and M�tley Cr�e.

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