In what was set to be a monumental year in 2020 on the American festival circuit. DWP made a major announcement that would see Metallica double headline multiple shows. Fans were drawn to ticket sales like a moth to a flame. In what turned out to be a disaster of a year, a global pandemic took away any hope of live music and left fans counting down the days until we could return to the barricades once again. Danny Wimmer presents, among their festival cancellations and postponement announcements promised fans a major return and a show they would never forget.Louder than life in Louisville, Kentucky returns for 2021 in with a four day festival that not only have two nights of Metallica, but also Nine Inch Nails and KoRn. Taking place this September 23-26 at the Highland Festival Grounds at KY Expo Center fans will be treated to four full days of music, Bourbon and some amazing food.
The current band lineup is as follows (subject to change):
Thursday, September 23: KORN, Staind, Cypress Hill, Anthrax, Beartooth, Sevendust, Knocked Loose, Wage War, Helmet, Escape The Fate, Zero 9:36, Hyro The Hero, Teenage Wrist, Currents, Jeris Johnson, Another Day Dawns, Blame My Youth
Friday, September 24: Metallica, Jane’s Addiction, Rise Against, Gojira, Killswitch Engage, Starset, Avatar, Fever 333, Turnstile, Cleopatrick, Dead Sara, ’68, The Blue Stones, South Of Eden, Tallah, Joyous Wolf, Contracult Collective
Saturday, September 25: Nine Inch Nails, Snoop Dogg, Machine Gun Kelly, Ghostemane, The Distillers, Asking Alexandria, Grandson, Code Orange, Ice Nine Kills, Spiritbox, Red, Butcher Babies, Bones UK, Diamante, Siiickbrain, UNITYTX, Dana Dentata, The Messenger Birds
Sunday, September 26: Metallica, Judas Priest, Mudvayne, Seether, Pennywise, Skillet, Sabaton, The Hu, Badflower, Mammoth WVH, Fozzy, Red Fang, Ayron Jones, From Ashes To New, Avoid, Tempt, Dead Poet Society, Like Machines
Single day and weekend passes are on sale now as well as VIP and military discounted tickets.
Head over to the official website here to stay up to date with any changes and to pick up your passes today.