Knotfest Announces Lineup, Earlybird Tickets On Sale Today


Knotfest, the two day music and lifestyle festival curated by Slipknot will return to the San Manuel Amphitheater & Campgrounds in San Bernardino, California next fall. Over three nights over 50 bands will perform on four stages from Friday October 23rd to 25th. Headlined by Slipknot’s fest closing set on Sunday, they will be joined by Judas Priest, Korn, Bring Me The Horizon, Mastodon, Trivium, Corrosion Of Conformity, Clutch, Mobb Deep, Ghostface Killa, Suicidal Tendencies, Cannibal Corpse, Gwar, Beartooth and many more bands tbd.

Slipknot’s M. Shawn Crahan (Clown) commented on the fest:

“Knotfest returns to Southern California for round two and with legends like JUDAS PRIEST headlining night one and a lineup of some of the greatest acts in metal and heavy music, we couldn’t be more excited..”

Slipknot, photo by Susanne A. Maathuis

Slipknot, photo by Susanne A. Maathuis

Knotfest co-founder and 5B Artist Management president Cory Brennan also remarked: “We knew we had to build upon the monumental success of last year’s festival and we believe we’ve done just that with this epic lineup of bands.”

Knotfest two-day tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. PST on Monday, June 29 at Limited quantities of Early Bird Discounted 2-day festival tickets, as well as VIP and Camping (RV and dry camping directly adjacent to the venue, is available for Oct. 23-Oct. 26) packages are also available while supplies last.

To view all ticket options for Knotfest, visit

Doors will open at 12:00 p.m. each day, with music starting soon after doors.

Knotfest 2015 Lineup

Saturday, October 24

Main Stage

Judas Priest
Corrosion Of Conformity

[Special Guest To Be Announced]

Second Stage:

At The Gates
Body Count
Red Fang

Third Stage:

Born Of Osiris
The Sword

Fourth Stage (Extreme):

Abysmal Dawn

Sunday October 25

Main Stage:

Bring Me The Horizon
Ghostface Killa
Mobb Deep

Second Stage:

Suicidal Tendencies
All That Remains

Third Stage:

Cannibal Corpse
Devour The Day

Fourth Stage (Extreme):

Six Feet Under
Dying Fetus
Internal Bleading
Green Death