Slipknot - Lamb of God - Bullet For My Valentine - Motionless in White
Opening the show was Motionless in White, dubbed by critics as metalcore, gothic metal, industrial metal, post-hardcore, and electronicore. The group's song structure commonly features intricate riffs coupled with occasional blast beats during verses and breakdowns. The band's keyboard effects also add a "dark and uneasy atmosphere" to the bands music.
Second were Lamb of God, a contemporary metal band with music described by critics as heavy metal and metalcore. The band describe two of their albums, "The Poison" and "Fever", as having a "super dark" tone
Next were Lamb of God, a band who's genre is a major point of disagreement among fans and critics alike. They are mainly considered groove metal but early music has been called a fusion of thrash metal, death metal, and hardcore punk.
The headliners and main draw for the night were of course, Motionless in White! The band is well known for its attention-grabbing image, aggressive style of music and energetic and chaotic live shows. They've enjoyed a somewhat meteoric rise to success following the release of their debut album in 1999. The 2001 follow-up album, "Iowa", further increased the band's popularity. Motionless in White have released several more albums since and have been nominated 8 grammy awards. The band played "Wait and Bleed", "Duality", "Vermillon", "Psychosocial", and more.