Pantera To Perform At South American Knotfest Events

Pantera have announced their first three “reunion” shows. The band will be taking the stage at Knotfest Colombia, Knotfest Chile, and Knotfest Brasil with a new lineup consisting of Phil Anselmo, Rex Brown, Zakk Wylde (Black Label Society), and Charlie Benante (Anthrax). Here’s the dates and lineups for those events:

12/09 Bogota, Colombia – Knotfest Colombia (feat. Judas Priest, Bring Me The Horizon, Pantera, Venom, Trivium, Sepultura, Hypocrisy, Vended, Suicide Silence, Samael, Walls Of Jericho, Acutor, Templa In Cinere, and Ceguera)

12/11 Santiago, Chile – Knotfest Chile (feat. Slipknot, Judas Priest, Pantera, Bring Me The Horizon, Mr. Bungle, Trivium, Sepultura, Vended, Kuervos Del Sur, Weichafe, and Tenemos Explosivos)

12/18 São Paulo, Brazil – Knotfest Brasil (Slipknot, Judas Priest, Bring Me The Horizon, Pantera, Mr. Bungle, Sepultura, Motionless In White, Trivium, Vended, Project46, Oitão, and Jimmy & Rats)

In other news, a Knotfest event is also being planned in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Slipknot will headline on December 8, while Judas Priest will headline on December 13.

Sepultura’s Andreas Kisser Leaves European Tour Due To “Family Emergency”

Sepultura guitarist Andreas Kisser has exited the band’s current European tour “due to a family emergency.” The band issued the following statement:

“🇬🇧 Unfortunately, Andreas Kisser has returned home due to a family emergency. However, the show must go on🤘🤘, so we’ve tapped fellow 🇧🇷Brazilian🇧🇷 Jean Patton (🎸of Project46) to riff with until Andreas’ return. Huge thanks to him for jumping in on short notice (practice is sounding great already!). Please join us in welcoming Jean and wishing Andreas the best in the comments below. Tour continues tomorrow at 🇱🇹 Kilkim Žaibu festival 🇱🇹!”

Slipknot Reveal Lineups For 2022 Knotfest Chile & Knotfest Brasil Festivals

Slipknot have revealed the lineups for the 2022 Knotfest Chilie and Knotfest Brasil festivals. Knotfest Chile will take place at Estadio Monumental in Santiago, Chile on December 11 and it will feature: Slipknot, Bring Me The Horizon, Mr. Bungle, Trivium, Sepultura, and Vended. Knotfest Brasil will take place at the Sambódromo do Anhembi in São Paulo, Brazil on December 18 and it will feature: Slipknot, Bring Me The Horizon, Mr. Bungle, Trivium, Sepultura, Motionless In White, Vended, Project46, and Armored Dawn.