Sonisphere Festival

Friday, June 12, 2015

Hatfield’s Slam Dunk Festival has won a national rock music magazine’s best festival award for the second year running.

Metallica on the main stage at Sonisphere 2014 in Knebworth Park on the Sunday [Picture: Sonisphere]

The first Sonisphere Festival show of 2015 has started in Italy.

Knebworth House

The Rolling Stones are rumoured to be lining up a massive summer concert at Knebworth House, according to a national newspaper report.

The Prodigy [Picture: Bartleberry Logan]

The Prodigy have scored their sixth UK number one album with The Day Is My Enemy.

Bruce Dickinson, of Saturday headliners Iron Maiden, on the main Apollo Stage at Sonisphere 2014 in Knebworth Park [Picture: PG Brunelli]

Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson is recovering from cancer treatment.

You Me At Six will headline the main stage at Slam Dunk 2015 at the University of Hertfordshire in Hatfield

Organisers have confirmed the main stage headliners for a major music festival taking place in Hatfield in May.

Chas and Dave [Picture: Dean Chalkley]

Rockney double act Chas & Dave are heading to Potters Bar this weekend for a live show.

Reading Festival

Organisers of the Reading & Leeds Festival 2015 are set to announce the second wave of bands confirmed for this summer’s line-up.

Metallica on the main stage at Sonisphere 2014 in Knebworth Park. They will headline Sonisphere Italy this summer [Picture: Sonisphere]

Sonisphere Festival organisers have confirmed headliners for a second 2015 European show.

The Sonisphere 2014 festival's main stage at Knebworth from the air [Picture: National Police Air Service  Boreham]

Following the news Sonisphere will not be returning to Knebworth House this summer, organisers of the rock festival have already started planning the event’s possible UK return in 2016.

The Sonisphere 2014 festival's main stage at Knebworth from the air [Picture: National Police Air Service  Boreham]

Sonisphere Knebworth organisers were unable to book a “good enough” line-up on a free weekend this summer for the 2015 UK show to go ahead.

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