One of the premiere concert events of 2016 was the melding of Ozzfest and Knotfest in San Bernardino, Calif. last fall. Things went so well, the two festivals will do it all over again this fall, with the lineup for the music weekend announced July 2017. This year will find a wealth of major hard rock and metal acts hitting the Glen Helen Amphitheater the weekend of Nov. 4 and 5 for Ozzfest Meets Knotfest, with Ozzy Osbourne leading the Ozzfest portion with direct support from Prophets of Rage. Meanwhile, Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson head up the Knotfest portion, which does have a Slipknot tie with the Corey Taylor-led Stone Sour also set to play the day.
The Ozzfest lineup on Saturday, Nov. 4 finds Deftones, Children of Bodom, Kreator, Orange Goblin, Baroness, High on Fire, Possessed, Iron Reagan, 1349, Suffocation, Havok, Kyng, Tombs, Night Demon, Thrown Into Exile, Fallujah and Rings of Saturn all joining Ozzy and Prophets of Rage.
The Knotfest portion on Sunday, Nov. 5 has Eighteen Visions, Prayers, Testament, Life of Agony, the Black Dahlia Murder, Upon a Burning Body, Goatwhore, Death Angel, Code Orange, Oni, Stitched Up Heart, ded, Repulsion, Exhumed, Warbringer and Ghoul joining the aforementioned Manson, Zombie and Stone Sour.
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