Levelling with you: the announcement will almost certainly centre around some kind of Ozzfest/Knotfest merger. We know this because both acts have posted an image of the festivals' logos combined into one on their respective social media pages. Now ask yourself: is it a coincidence that this big announcement is coming at a time when Slipknot are already teasing imminent Aussie tour dates?
Perhaps. But with the death of Soundwave, the time has never been riper for a new event to come along and fill the huge hole that's been left in the Aussie metal festival scene. Even former SW boss AJ Maddah who seems to have insider knowledge about the tour has said the announcement could "possibly" relate to Aus
. Devil horns crossed!