Rock Fest 2021 daily lineup announced, Corey Taylor
Rock Fest is back for 2021, but the lineup looks a bit different from what it was when it was originally scheduled to occur in 2020. As expected, the pandemic has forced some schedule changes, with Corey Taylor and Philip H. Anselmo + the Illegal among the new additions, while Snoop Dogg is the biggest name to leave the festival.
Taylor, Philip H. Anselmo + the Illegals, Tommy Vext (replacing his old band Bad Wolves), Pop Evil and Bad Omens are all new to the lineup, with Snoop Dogg, Theory of a Deadman, Bad Wolves, Avatar, Through Fire and Mad Alice comes out. The festival returns to Cadott, Wisconsin in July.
In addition, organizers have now announced the daily lineups, including the bill for a special pre-show on Wednesday. This Wednesday concert, hosted by Lou Brutus, will take place on July 14 for holders of a 3-day pass. Queensryche will hit the headlines with sets from Slaughter, Royal Bliss, Joyous Wolf, Stitched Up Heart, The Black Moods, Modern Mimes and Unkle Daddy.
Organizers have also been busy setting up the daily rosters, having Rob Zombie headlining on opening day on Thursday, July 15. He will be joined by Staind, Anthrax (playing a 40th anniversary set), Steel Panther, Saint Asonia, Memphis May Fire, Fozzy, Blacktop Mojo, Carnifex, Fire From the Gods, Falling Through April, Scattered Hamlet, Anything But Human, Digital Homicide, Any Given Sin, GFM, Jett Threatt, Nivrana, Drama Queen, Contingency and Ignescent.
Limp Bizkit headlines the Friday Bill (July 16) which features Corey Taylor, Philip H. Anselmo + the Illegals (playing A Vulgar Display of Pantera set), Badflower, Of Mice & Men, All That Remains, Tommy Vext, Like a Storm, Crobot, Bones UK, Silvertung, Wildstreet, Distal Descent, City of the Weak, Throw the Fight, Siin, Hammer Down Hard, Fool Fighters, Dressed to Kill, Strange Daze and Caster Volor.
Korn will close things on Saturday (July 17) preceded by Danzig, Chevelle, Immobile en blanc, Pop Evil, We Came as Romans, Gemini Syndrome, Bad Omens, Hyro the Hero, Rachel Lorin, Stormbreaker, Nuisance, Stellar Circuits, Your Screaming Silence , Evandale, Strate Jak It, Gypsy Road, Cowboys From Hell, Probable Cause and FMDown.
You can find ticketing and camping information on the festival website.
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