Knotfest Reveals More Bands

As if two nights of Slipknot & friends aren’t enough to satisfy your inner metal cravings, ups the ante with a slew of sonic celebrators.  Details after the jump.

Happening Oct. 24-26 near San Bernardino at San Manuel Amphitheatre and Campgrounds in Devore, Calif., Knotfest’s already announced lineup features Danzig, Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Of Mice & Men, Anthrax and other bone-shaking bands.

Now the festival has revealed its plans for Extreme Stage 005 powered by Kinetik Power and Ernie Ball. Gracing the stage will be Fear Factory, Napalm Death, Satyricon, Amen, Otep, Prong, Immolation, Attika 7 and others.

Featuring a Slipknot-curated lineup, Knotfest will feature more than 60 bands on five stages before that last encore rings out Oct. 26.

And don’t forget about the Friday night VIP pre-party bash, available to fans who have purchased VIP or camping packages.

Here’s the schedule as it stands today:

Friday, Oct. 24 (Pre-party for camping & VIP guests)
Stage 003: The Black Dahlia Murder, Chelsea Grin
Stage 002: Suicide Silence, Butcher Babies, Alterbeast

Saturday, Oct. 25
Extreme Stage 005 powered by Kinetik Power and Ernie Ball: Satyricon, Otep, Amen, Prong, Immolation

Stage 003: In This Moment, The Devil Wears Prada, Butcher Babies, Miss May I, One OK Rock

Stage 002: Testament, Carcass, Maximum The Hormone, , Man With A Mission

Stage 001: Slipknot, Danzig, Anthrax, Black Label Society, Hatebreed

Sunday, Oct. 26
Extreme Stage 005 powered by Kinetik Power and Ernie Ball: Fear Factory, Napalm Death, Attika 7 Exmortus, Rattlehead

Stage 003: Killswitch Engage, Whitechapel, Upon A Burning Body, Anti-Mortem

Stage 002: Of Mice & Men, DevilDriver, Veil Of Maya, Nothing More

Stage 001: Slipknot, Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, Tech N9ne, Atreyu, Hellyeah

Knotfest delivers the goods via a festival environment featuring more than 20 attractions, including a Slipknot museum curated by the band.  Adding to the circus vibe will be drum circles, firebreathers, stilt-walkers and more, including “a massive display of fire.”

Tickets are on sale now. A limited amount of VIP packages are still available.  Check out for more information.