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Festival News: Lineups for Rock Fest, Heavy Montreal Revealed

The closer we get to spring and summer, more festival lineups are revealed.  Here’s the latest in festival bills:

Taking place July 16-19 in Cadott, Wisc. is Rock Fest, which will feature Nickelback, Avenged Sevenfold, Judas Priest and Shinedown in headlining roles.  The rest of the bill is just as stacked with the likes of Breaking Benjamin, Chevelle, Bush, Killswitch Engage, Pop Evil, All That Remains, Adelitas Way, Black Stone Cherry and many more!

Tickets for Rock Fest are on sale now at

As if that we’re enough, the lineup for Heavy Montreal has come out, and it’s….well, heavy.

Taking place August 7-9 at the Parc Jean-Drapeau in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, this premier metal and rock festival features Slipknot, Faith No More, Korn, Lamb of God, Iggy Pop, Mastodon, Bullet For My Valentine, Meshuggah, Lita Ford and countless others.

Tickets for Heavy Montreal go on sale March 13th at 1 PM at, and you better act fast, because these tickets are going to go quick!


Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock reporter who never leaves home without her iPod, because to her, there’s something very comforting about carrying around every piece of music she’s ever owned in her life.