Queen, Faith No More, Kiss, Marilyn Manson, The Blackout, Refused for Sonisphere 2012
Sonisphere's initial lineup is released, and it's an impressive start...
Queen, Faith No More and Kiss are to headline this year's Sonisphere festival.
The trio of bands are joined by a reformed Refused, Marilyn Manson, Lacuna Coil, Mastodon, Andrew WK, Incubus, The Blackout, Evanescence and Wolfmother at the annual rock event. Comedian and musician Tim Minchin will also appear on the main stage.
American Idol winner Adam Lambert is set to be the vocalist for Queen on the band's tour dates this year.
More bands are expected to be announced in the coming months. The festival takes place at Knebworth on 6th - 8th July.
Weekend tickets are on sale via this link from 9am on Thursday 23rd February.