Jesse Hayes of the Cleveland radio station WMMS 100.7 FM announced on Tuesday, January 31 during his daily "Buzzard Rock Report" segment that BODY COUNT — the heavy metal band fronted by rapper/actor Ice T — will be performing at this year's Ozzfest. You can download the 80-second "Buzzard Rock Report" audio clip/podcast at this location (MP3, 1.3 MB).
As previously reported, DISTURBED frontman David Draiman revealed during an appearance on the Seattle station 99.9 KISW that his band will also be appearing on this summer's Ozzfest.
DISTURBED's last appearance on Ozzfest was in 2003, when they shared the main stage with OZZY OSBOURNE, KORN, MARILYN MANSON and CHEVELLE.
In addition to DISTURBED and BODY COUNT, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY's booking agent recently told Billboard magazine that Zakk Wylde and Co. have also been confirmed for this summer's trek. Additional offers to play the tour have been extended to AVENGED SEVENFOLD and ATREYU, according to recently published interviews with both artists.