Thursday, October 23, 2014

Hellfest, France 2014

WHERE: Clisson, France
20th - 22nd June 2014
COST: Click the link below for ticket details
TICKETS: Click here to buy tickets

Line Up


Mainstage 1
Iron Maiden, Rob Zombie, Queensryche, Therapy!, Satan, Crossfaith, Nightmare

Mainstage 2
Slayer, Trivium, Sepultura, Death Angel, MOD, Toxic Holocaust, Fueled by fire, Angelus Apatrida

The Altar
Death, Kataklysm, Pungent Stench, Nocturnus AD, Loudblast, Blockheads

The Temple
Watain, Enslaved, Turisas, Impaled Nazarene, Destroyer 666

The Valley
Electric Wizard, Godflesh, Kylesa, Kadavar, Royal Thunder, Downfall of Gaiia, Caspian, Conan, Mars Red Sky

The Warzone
Walls Of Jericho, Pro Pain, Downset, Slapshot, Defeater, First Blood, Brutality Will Prevail, Stick Your Guns


Mainstage 1
Aerosmith, Deep Purple, Status Quo, Skid Row, Buckcherry, Walking Papers, Lez Zeppelin, Killers

Mainstage 2
Avenged Sevenfold, Soulfly, Hatebreed, Dagoba, We Came as Romans, While She Sleeps, Of Mice and Men, Darkness Dynamite

The Altar
Carcass, Nile, Gorguts, Hail Of Bullets, Incantation, Supuration, Weekend Nacho's, Benighted

The Temple
Gorgoroth, Eluveitie, Tsjuder, Shining, MGLA, Gehenna, Trollfest, Temple of Baal

The Valley
Monster Magnet, Clutch, Acid King, Witch Mountain, Subrosa, Saviours, Herder, Hark

The Warzone
Millencollin, 7 seconds, Bl'ast !, Misconduct, Burning heads, Ays


Mainstage 1
Black Sabbath, Soundgarden, Megadeth, Alter Bridge, Seether, Crowbar, Lofofora, Blue Pills

Mainstage 2
Emperor, Iced Earth, Behemoth, Annihilator, Angra, Powerwolf, In Solitude, Scorpion Child, Year Of The Goat

The Altar
Paradise Lost, Soilwork, The Black Dalhia Murder, Unleashed, Repulsion, Ulcerate, Obliteration

The Temple
Vreid Sognametal, 1349, Solstafir, Equilibrium, Urfaust, Dordeduh, The Ruins Of Beverast

The Valley
Unida, Spirit Caravan, Dozer, House Of Broken Promises, Lowrider, Zodiac, Satan's Satyrs, Watertank

The Warzone
Turbonegro, Floggin Molly, Misfits, Mad Sin, Last Resort, The Bones, Tagada Jones, Crushing Caspars.

Festival Info

Although on a smaller scale, Hellfest is France's distinguished answer to Wacken, Download and the other major European metal festivals.

Spawned from the remains of the financially troubled FuryFest and a passion to keep metal firmly on the French musical map, the festival has guaranteed an illustrious metal gathering since 2006.

Hellfest Line Up - 2013
Def Leppard, Twisted Sister, Whitesnake, Europe, Hardcore Superstar, Saxon, Black Spiders, Kissin' Dynamite, Avantasia, Helloween, Kreator, Testament, Hellyeah, Heathen, Vektor, SSS (Short Sharp Shock), Dr Living Dead, KISS, ZZ Top, Accept, Down, 3 Doors Down, Audry Horn, Krokus, Attentat Rock, Korn, Bullet For My Valentine, Papa Roach, A Day To Remember, Parkway Drive, Coal Chamber, P.O.D, Asking Alexandria, Skindred, Volbeat, Stone Sour, Gojira, Danko Jones, Mustasch, Heaven's Basement, Waltari, Danzig, Lordi, Symphony X, Voivod, Newsted, Mass Hysteria, Riverside, Prong, The Ghost Inside, The Arrs, Arch Enemy, Hypocrisy, Moonspell, Wintersun, Cryptopsy, Misery Index, Krisiun, Haemorrhage, Pig Destroyer and more

Hellfest Line Up - 2012
Megadeth, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Gotthard, Molly Hatchet, Lizzy Borden, Bukowski, King Diamond, Dropkick Murphys, Turbonegro, Heaven Shall Burn, Cannibal Corpse, Obituary, Brujeria, Nasum, Vomitory, Unexpect, Benediction, Benighted, Trepalium, Amon Amarth, Satyricon, Moonsorrow, Shining, Darkspace, Endstille, Sólstafir, Belenos, Merrimack, Tradegy, Orange Goblin, The Atomic Bitchwax, Brain Police, Thou, Doomriders, Celeste, Guns n' Roses, Within Temptation, Edguy, Sebastian Bach, Koritni, Machine Head, Exodus, Sacred Reich, Ozzy & Friends, Motley Crue, Blue Oyster Cult, Uriah Heep, D-A-D, Girlschool, Crashdïet, Anderbuyst, Biohazard, Lamb of God, Trivium, Hatebreed, Devildriver, Walls Of Jericho, August Burns Red, All Shall Perish, Do Or Die, L'esprit Du Clan and many more

Hellfest Line Up - 2011
Angel Witch, Bad Brains, Belphegor, Church Of Misery, Converge, Coroner, odheimsgard, Doro, The Exploited, Grave, The Haunted, In Solitude, Karma To Burn, Malevolent Creation, Mayhem, The Melvins, Morne, My Sleeping Karma, Nasty, Orphaned Land, Raw Power, Septicflesh, Shai Hulud, Sodom, Therion, Triptykon, Valient Thorr, The Young Gods, Your Demise, Ozzy Osbourne, Scorpions, Opeth, Black Label Society, Therion, Coroner, Kreator, Sodom, Mayhem, Bolt Thrower, 1349, Ancestors, Arkona, Arma Gathas, Athiest and many more

Hellfest Line Up - 2010
Fear Factory, Sepultura, Infectious Grooves, Deftones, KMFDM, Mass Hysteria, Evile, Tamtrum, Biohazard, Arch Enemy, Sick of it All, Hypocrisy, Finntroll, Walls of Jericho, Crowbar, Swallow the Sun, Gorod, Alice Cooper, Twisted Sister, Slash, Airbourne, Y&T, Delain, Electric Mary, Carcass, Immortal, Annihilator, Nevermore, Anvil, Raven, Tankard, Born From Pain, Dew Scented, Kiss, Motorhead, Stonesour, Saxon, UDO, Primal Fear and many more

How to get there

By car
On the motorway or on local roads, we strongly advise you to log onto It is also wise to arrive on Thusrday 18 June to avoid traffic jams. Once in Clisson, look out for the signs to the festival carparks.

Log onto to contact other festival goers to save money and reduce pollution!

By bus
Many companies are offering a transport, campsite, ticket package see page "Bus + Tickets"

By train
The SNCF will advise you on your journey. Once in Nantes, trains for Clisson run regularly.

Nantes to Clisson. 1st train: 6h20 (lot of trains between these hours) last train: 22h30 (€5 for a trip)

Clisson to Nantes. 1st train: 5h39 (lot of trains between these hours) last train: 19h21 (5€ for a trip)

(last train from Clisson being at 19h21, we invite you to read the information about Hellfest Shuttles below to come back to Nantes).

Address Nantes Train Station: Rue de Lourmel, 44000 Nantes.

Address Clisson Train Station: Rue Ferdinand Albert 44190 Clisson.

For any other information, check

By plane
Nantes Aiport,, is the biggest in the region catering for flights from France and abroad (London Barcelona etc.). CityJet offers cheap flights from London

Hellfest Shuttles
Minibuses will take those interested from the station in Clisson to the festival entrance or the camp site (or any other destination in Clisson) for only 2 Euros per journey. This service runs from the afternoon of Thursday the 17th of June to Monday afternoon on the 21nd of June.

To go to Nantes, some shuttle buses will require a minimum of 5 people for a journey. The cost will be 10 Euros per person to travel during the day, and 15 Euros to travel at night.

The same local taxi firm from Clisson will take you from the airport in Nantes to Clisson for 10 Euros per person during the day and 15 Euros during the night with a minimum of 5 people per journey. This service is also available of the last day of the festival and the day after.

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