Always a highlight of the festival calendar, Sonisphere offers a weekend of Rock, Metal, Electro, and Punk with three days of noise for 60,000 fans.

2012 line-up: To be confirmed

2011 line-up: Metallica, Slayer, Megadeth, Anthrax, Biffy Clyro, Slipknot, Limp Bizkit, The Sisters of Mercy, Bill Bailey, Bad Religion, Cavalera Conspiracy, Sylosis, Richard Cheese, The Answer, Cancer Bats, Paradise Lost, You Me At Six, Sum 41, House of Pain, All Time Low, Fozzy, The Mars Volta, Opeth, Killing Joke, F Kids in Glass Houses, Gallows, Diamond Head, Motorhead, Mastodon, In Flames, Parkway Drive, Volbeat, Gojira, InMe, Protest The Hero