Soundwave Festival features Iron Maiden, Slayer, Queens Of The Stone Age, Primus, Slash and many others.
Melbourne Showgrounds, Melbourne.
You can get there by car, but there are handy tram stops and a train station right in front of the grounds, so public transport really is the easiest way.
March 4 2011.
Iron Maiden, Slayer, Queens of the Stone Age, Primus, Slash, Social Distortion, Rob Zombie, Avenged Sevenfold, 30 Seconds To Mars, Stone Sour, Gang of Four, New Found Glory, Pennywise, Sum 41, Annberlin, The Gaslight Anthem, Third Eye Blind, Devildriver, Sevendust, Less Than Jake, The Bronx, Monster Magnet, Terror, MXPX, Protest The Hero, Melvins, 30 Crazyfists, Ill Nino , The Ataris, The Starting Line, Bayside, Madd Caddies, The Maine, Trash Talk, May Day Parade, Foxy Shazam, Never Shout Never, The Blackout, Alesana, Asking Alexandria, All That Remains, High On Fire, Dommin, The Sword, Kylesa, A Skylit Drive, There For Tomorrow, Breathe Carolina, Taking Dawn, I See Stars, Rise To Remain, Nonpoint, Veara, Every Avenue.
WHY YOU SHOULD GO
This is a really good spread of bands, from metal to hardcore to punk and pop-punk. It’s loud, it’s hot, it’s sweaty, and it’s what this genre of music is all about!
Tickets go on sale 9am Thursday August 26 on the website.