Sonic Temple Lineup Announced: Metallica, Slipknot, Deftones, Evanescence, More | Revolver

Sonic Temple Lineup Announced: Metallica, Slipknot, Deftones, Evanescence, More

Suicidal Tendencies, Ghostemane, Code Orange, Power Trip, Knocked Loose also set to play
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The second annual Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival is set to return to MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus, Ohio, on Friday, May 15th, Saturday, May 16th and Sunday, May 17th, and today (December 2nd), producer Danny Wimmer Presents has revealed the music and art lineup for the mega-event.

As previously announced, Metallica will headline the show — as they will all five of Danny Wimmer Presents' 2020 hard-rock festivals, which, in addition to Sonic Temple, include Epicenter, Louder Than Life, Aftershock and Welcome to Rockville. The thrash OGs will perform two different sets (Friday, May 15th and Sunday, May 17th) to open and close the festivities, while Iowan metal juggernaut Slipknot will headline Saturday, May 16th. Deftones, Bring Me the Horizon, Evanescence, Rancid, Cypress Hill, Ghostemane, Suicidal Tendencies, Code Orange, Power Trip, Knocked Loose, City Morgue, 3TEETH and many more will also perform. See the full confirmed lineup so far in the poster below.

The three-day destination fest will feature three music stages, premium food and beverage selections and other onsite experiences including an array of live art and installations. The confirmed lineup of visual artists includes Nychos, Butch Locsin, Michael Reeder, Jason Naylor, Palehorse, Angryblue, Garageland, Urban Aztec, Brian Ewing, Paul Rentler, Omnigraphicon, Mad Pixel, Joe King and Taylor Springle.

Sonic Temple will also host a massive Boilermaker pop-up where Metallica's Blackened American Whiskey and Enter Night Pilsner will come together under one roof. The pop-up will feature a Blackened & Enter Night Pilsner Boilermaker, as well as craft cocktails and ice-cold Enter Night Pilsner. Learn more at

Weekend Stadium GA, Weekend Field GA, VIP and Premium VIP tickets for Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival are on sale now at Camping passes are sold out. Festival entry begins each day at 11:30 a.m.

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