SLIPKNOT has announced the 2022 iteration of its infamous "Knotfest Roadshow" tour. The trek will take place over two legs, both headlined by SLIPKNOT. The first leg will feature special guests IN THIS MOMENT and JINJER. The second leg will feature special guests CYPRESS HILL and HO99O9.
A special BLABBERMOUTH.NET presale will begin on Thursday, January 20 at 10:00 a.m. local time and end on Thursday, January 20 at 10:00 p.m. local time. When prompted, type in the presale code "UNSAINTED" to access tickets before the general public. General on-sale will be this Friday, January 21 at 10 a.m. local time from KnotfestRoadshow.com.
The first leg of the 38-date tour, produced by Live Nation, kicks off in Fargo, North Dakota on Wednesday, March 16 and hits a further 17 cities before wrapping up in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada on Sunday, April 17. The second leg kicks off on Wednesday, May 18 in University Park, Pennsylvania and hits a further 17 cites before culminating on Sunday, June 18 in Chula Vista, California.
Speaking about the upcoming tour, SLIPKNOT percussionist Clown states: "It feels so good to get back out on the road with our culture. Get ready for a brand new experience. See you soon."
SLIPKNOT frontman Corey Taylor adds: "Even with everything going on in the world right now, we're still extremely excited to come back out in the States with two different, exciting packages. Whether it's IN THIS MOMENT and JINJER, or CYPRESS and HO99O9, we pride ourselves in bringing our fans the epicenter of our music and art. Come celebrate with us and try to stay as safe as we will be."
2021 marked a banner year for SLIPKNOT. Making a triumphant return to the road, their "Knotfest Roadshow 2021" tour sold out amphitheaters across the country, bookended with the record-breaking Knotfest Iowa and the biggest headline show of their career, Knotfest Los Angeles at Banc of California Stadium, where they debuted their first new music in two years — the furious "The Chapeltown Rag", taken from the highly anticipated new SLIPKNOT album, expected this year. In addition, they topped the bills of multiple internationally renowned festivals, including Riot Fest, Rocklahoma, Inkcarceration and Welcome To Rockville.
"Knotfest Roadshow" will be part of Live Nation's Live Stubs initiative which provides digital collectible NFT ticket stubs to ticket holders. Live Stubs will automatically be included with tickets purchased for the tour. Fans will also be able to view, share, gift, trade, and resell their live stubs on LiveNation.com.
"Knotfest Roadshow 2022" leg one: SLIPKNOT with IN THIS MOMENT and JINJER
Mar. 16 - Fargo, ND - FARGODOME
Mar. 18 - Omaha, NE - CHI Health Center
Mar. 19 - Wichita, KS - INTRUST Bank Arena
Mar. 22 - Memphis, TN - FedExForum
Mar. 23 - Tulsa, OK - BOK Center
Mar. 25 - North Little Rock, AR - Simmons Bank Arena
Mar. 26 - Durant, OK - Choctaw Grand Theatre
Mar. 29 - Birmingham, AL - Legacy Arena at the BJCC
Mar. 30 - N. Charleston, SC - North Charleston Coliseum
Apr. 01 - Greensboro, NC - Greensboro Coliseum Complex
Apr. 02 - Reading, PA - Santander Arena
Apr. 04 - Cleveland, OH - Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
Apr. 06 - Green Bay, WI - Resch Center
Apr. 07 - Peoria, IL - Peoria Civic Center
Apr. 09 - Minneapolis, MN - Target Center
Apr. 11 - Winnipeg, MB - Canada Life Centre
Apr. 12 - Regina, SK - Brandt Centre
Apr. 14 - Saskatoon, SK - SaskTel Centre
Apr. 15 - Edmonton, AB - Rogers Place
Apr. 17 - Vancouver, BC - Pepsi Live at Rogers Arena
"Knotfest Roadshow 2022" leg two: SLIPKNOT with CYPRESS HILL and HO99O9
May 18 - University Park, PA - Bryce Jordan Center
May 20 - Brooklyn, NY - Barclays Center
May 21 - Providence, RI - Dunkin' Donuts Center
May 22 - Manchester, NH - SNHU Arena
May 24 - Albany, NY - MVP Arena
May 26 - Montreal, QC - Bell Centre
May 28 - Québec, QC - Videotron Centre
May 29 - Ottawa, ON - Canadian Tire Centre
May 30 - Toronto, ON - Budweiser Stage
Jun. 01 - Cincinnati, OH - Heritage Bank Center
Jun. 02 - Grand Rapids, MI - Van Andel Arena
Jun. 04 - East Troy, WI - Alpine Valley Music Theatre
Jun. 05 - Moline, IL - TaxSlayer Center
Jun. 07 - Bonner Springs, KS - Azura Amphitheater
Jun. 09 - Colorado Springs, CO - The Broadmoor World Arena
Jun. 11 - Nampa, ID - Ford Idaho Center
Jun. 13 - Seattle, WA - Climate Pledge Arena
Jun. 14 - Ridgefield, WA - RV Inn Style Resorts Amphitheater
Jun. 17 - Las Vegas, NV - MGM Garden Arena
Jun. 18 - Chula Vista, CA - North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre