Slipknot have introduced the date and ticket info for his or her curated music pageant, Knotfest, which is heading to Brasil for the primary time subsequent 12 months.
Now, the band have confirmed they’ll prime the invoice at Sambódromo do Anhembi in São Paulo on December 19, 2021. Tickets go on sale this Thursday (November 26) at 10am Brasilia time (1pm GMT) at this link.
Despite having to cancel their summer 2020 tour dates, including the Knotfest Roadshow, Knotfest UK and Knotfest At Sea due to the coronavirus crisis earlier this year, the group are persevering with to safe plans for his or her South American installments (particulars for Knotfest Chile and Knotfest Colombia are but to be introduced).
The pageant continues its world takeover in including Brasil to an already in depth record of worldwide websites together with within the US, Japan, Mexico and France.
Corey Taylor of Slipknot. CREDIT: Michael Campanella/Redferns
#KNOTFEST will arrive in São Paulo, Brazil for the primary time ever on December 19, 2021 that includes 10 bands throughout 2 phases. Tickets on sale Thursday, November 26 at 10am Brasilia time right here: https://t.co/MpLGZlhjMz
— Slipknot (@slipknot) November 24, 2020
Along with Slipknot headlining the inaugural Knotfest Brazil, the line-up will even function 9 different bands on two phases for a complete of twelve hours of music that will even embrace the KNOTFEST Museum, Meals Park, and Merchandise Retailer, in addition to an amusement space for followers to take pleasure in on the day.
Slipknot’s Shawn “Clown” Crahan decribed the pageant to Rolling Stone as “a darkish carnival expertise”.
“It’s not simply the reveals, however the setting created round it. It’s all about having enjoyable,” he mentioned. “A day devoted to our mentality, our concepts, to the individuals we need to be with. I’m speaking about smells, sights, listening to, your bodvy, every little thing will likely be overloaded with stimulation.”
The primary Knotfest UK was scheduled to happen at Milton Keynes’ Nationwide Bowl in August earlier than the coronavirus disaster pressured its cancellation.
In other news, frontman Corey Taylor has landed a role in a new horror film. The movie is centred on the exploits of an enormous rig trucker-turned-serial-killer named Rucker.