Lineup for 2024 ‘Knotfest Iowa’ features Slipknot, Knocked Loose, Hatebreed and more

Slipknot performing at Olimpiyski stadium^ Moscow during Memorial World Tour. MOSCOW^ RUSSIA - JUNE 29^ 2011

Knotfest will return to their home base of Des Moines, Iowa for the first time since 2021, featuring a lineup of performers including Slipknot, Knocked Loose, Hatebreed, Poison The Well and more. The one-day festival, headlined by The Nine, will take place at the Water Works Park in Des Moines on September 21.

Slipknot’s set is being promoted as a “one-night only” celebration of the band’s self-titled debut to mark its 25th anniversary. Other bands joining headliners includes Gwar, Vended, Dying Wish, Zulu, Twin Temple, Holy Wars, Swollen Teeth and Spine & Dose. S

Slipknot played their first show of 2024 on April 25th where they debuted their new drummer, former Sepultura player Eloy Casagrande. The band will next perform on May 12 at the Welcome To Rockville festival in Daytona Beach, Florida, then at the Sonic Temple Festival in Columbus, Ohio, on May 19 before embarking on a European tour in December.

Tickets for Knotfest Iowa will become available to the general public on Friday, May 3rd at 10am CT at

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