April 23 2014 Latest news:
By Alan Davies
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
The third Sonisphere 2014 festival headliner for Knebworth will be confirmed tonight (Wednesday).
The international rock and metal festival returns to Knebworth Park next summer from Friday, July 4 to Sunday, July 6.
Metal legends Metallica and Iron Maiden have already been announced as headlining the fourth edition of the festival to be held in the grounds of the Hertfordshire stately home.
The final main stage headliner is due to be added to the Sonisphere 2014 line-up this evening at 6pm.
Sonisphere’s official Twitter account @Sonisphere tweeted this morning: “Announcement of the third Sonisphere Knebworth Headliner tonight 6pm GMT. sonisphere.co.uk - Who is it ?”
Rumours Black Sabbath, fronted by Ozzy Osbourne, will be playing Knebworth were dismissed by a Team Sonisphere member last night (Tuesday).
KiliLive promoter Alan Day (@alandayrocks) tweeted from the Sabbath concert at the O2 in London: “Watching legends. Never played knebworth and no plans to play @Sonisphere”
Early bird weekend tickets for Sonisphere are on sale now from the festival’s website at http://sonisphere.co.uk/
* Keep checking back at the Welwyn Hatfield Times website http://www.whtimes.co.uk/what-s-on – the festival’s local newspaper – for the latest line-up news and ticket details.