While future of the Knebworth Sonisphere
festival looked uncertain after being cancelled for two years in a row, the 2014 event is shaping up to be the year's hot festival ticket. As NME
reports, the festival has confirmed that Alice in Chains
will be amongst the acts on a bill that already includes Metallica
, Iron Maiden
and the Prodigy
Alice in Chains frontman William DuVall
has issued the following statement about the festival: "We're very excited to be playing once again at Sonisphere, particularly as this year has us joining our longtime friends in Metallica. It should be a fun ride for everyone - both on and off the stage."
Sonisphere takes place in Knebworth Park between July 4th and 6th. Early Bird tickets are currently on sale for £170.
So far, the line-up is as follows:
Alice In Chains