Monster Energy has become one of the biggest sponsors and promotors of live rock music over the last decade, and those needing proof of their dedication to the genre need look no further than the lineup for Northern Invasion 2016. Taking place on May 14 and 15 in Somerset, Wisconsin, the annual music festival is bringing dozens of rock’s biggest names to the Somerset Amphitheater for one crazy weekend of performances.
Leading the lineup for this year’s Northern Invasion festival is none other than recently reunited Billboard chart-toppers Disturbed, as well as the one-two dreadlocked punch of Korn and Rob Zombie. Other artists making the trek to Wisconsin include Shinedown, Chevelle, A Day To Remember, Bring Me The Horizon, Seether, Lamb Of God, Ghost, SIXX:A.M., Pop Evil, Sevendust, Clutch, Hellyeah, P.O.D., BABYMETAL, Yelawolf, Black Stone Cherry, Trivium, Asking Alexandria, Parkway Drive, Saint Asonia, Butcher Babies, Turbowolf, Beartooth, Red Sun Rising, Enter Shikari, Avatar, Lacey Sturm, Aranda, From Ashes To New, Monster Truck, The Glorious Sons, Audiotopsy, Wild Throne, Devour The Day, RavenEye, City Of The Weak, Hands Like Houses and more.
Northern Invasion also hopes to help launch the career of rock’s next big act with a battle of the bands competition that awards the winning artist or group a chance to perform at the event. Details on how to enter that contest, as well as links to ticket and camping information, can be found on the festival’s official website. You can view the complete (announced) lineup below.