Iowa metallers Slipknot are the first band to be announced for Graspop 2011. This will be the fourth time in a row the band has performed at the festival.
Graspop Metal Meeting 2011 will be held in Dessel festival park in Dessel, Belgium over the weekend of Friday June 24, 2011 to Sunday June 26, 2011. With leading bands from nearly every metal and rock subgenre and a lineup that spans several generations of heavy music, there’s something for metalheads of all ages. Graspop Metal Meeting features, 70+ bands, four stages and lots of fringe events to boot, including signing sessions, an outdoor festival fair, an indoor metal market and more.
Slipknot also recently announced they will be headlining the UK Sonisphere Festival next year.