Mastodon, Metallica, Slayer, Anthrax, Slipknot – it was certainly a rock-fest at Sonisphere this summer. Check out all of these photos – exclusive to the NME Festivals App – Powered By BlackBerry.
Motorhead play Sonisphere. The band paid tribute to their former guitarist Michael ‘Würzel’ Burston who died aged 61.
Biffy Clyro headline their first ever major UK festival with a stellar 24 track set.
Fans rock out at Knebworth.
Metallica close the first day of action at Sonisphere, headlining a bill that included the rest of The Big Four.
New York punks Cerebral Ballzy played most of their set from the top of the speaker stacks at Knebworth.
Weezer cover the likes of Wheatus and Radiohead at Sonisphere.
The Mars Volta, who finished work on their sixth album earlier this year, play on the Saturn Stage.
You Me At Six revealed that their new album isn’t “just another generic pop punk record” to NME before their set.
All Time Low play material from their latest album ‘Dirty Work’ live at Knebworth.