New names added for Knebworth House event

Thin Lizzy, Alice In Chains and Avenged Sevenfold have joined the bill for the Sonisphere festival.

Manchine Head and The Sword will also play the new event at Knebworth House, which is being headlined by Metallica and Linkin Park on August 1 and 2 respectively.

Bands confirmed for the festival so far:

Alice In Chains

Avenged Sevenfold

Lamb Of God

Linkin Park

Machine Head



The Sword

Thin Lizzy

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