The French metal festival Hellfest will accommodate five Japanese acts for the 2020-edition. The full line-up for the 15th anniversary of Hellfest got announced yesterday. A hand full of Japanese acts have been invited to perform at this festival, such as BABYMETAL who have been sharing festival dates for coming Summer in the last few weeks. Maximum The Hormone will also perform at Hellfest, which mean their return to Europe after 9 years. CRYSTAL LAKE, envy and MONO are also confirmed for the festival.
BABYMETAL and Maximum The Hormone will perform on the last day of the festival and will perform on Mainstage 01, envy and MONO are planned for the second day of the festival on the stage named Valley. MONO will perform with The Jo Quail Quartet. CRYSTAL LAKE will also be performing on the second day of the festival, on Mainstage 01.
Hellfest will take place from 19 June until 21 June in Clisson in Loire-Atlantique. The big names on the bill are Deftones, Faith No More, System of a Down, Volbeat, Deep Purple, Judas Priest among many others. It is a big line-up as expected from the French festival, with a lot of interesting choices for the lovers of metal music.
Hellfest is also called Hellfest Summer Open Air, taking place at the beginning of the Summer and is one of the biggest metal festivals in Europe. The festival is known to book the cream of the crop.