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Nova Rock Festival

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The Nova Rock Festival, also just Nova Rock, is an Austrian music festival, that has existed since 2005 and takes place each year in June. It is located in Burgenland, the easternmost federal state of Austria, near Nickelsdorf and the Hungarian and Slovak borders. It is organized by Nova Music Entertainment, a cooperation between Musicnet, FKP Scorpio and several former employees/bookers of Wiesen, who left Wiesen in 2004.

Nova Rock Festival
Blue Stage at Nova Rock 2014
GenreAlternative rock, heavy metal, punk rock, electronic
DatesUsually June 3. Weekend
Location(s)Nickelsdorf, Austria
Years active2005 - present

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2006 lineupEdit

The 2006 Nova Rock festival was held from 15th to 17 June (Thursday to Saturday). It was the first year that the festival had two large stages (blue and red). The first bands officially announced on the Nova Rock homepage were: Guns N' Roses, Placebo, Metallica, Tool, Queens of the Stone Age, Massive Attack, Motörhead, Madsen, Billy Talent, Hard-Fi, Guadalajara, Seeed, Bodyrockers, She Male Trouble, Sportfreunde Stiller, Lagwagon, Subway to Sally and Julia.

Blue Stage Red Stage
15. June Thursday 16. June Friday 17. June Saturday 15. June Thursday 16. June Friday 17. June Saturday
Metallica Placebo Guns N' Roses Sportfreunde Stiller The Sisters of Mercy Seeed
Motörhead Massive Attack Tool Queens of the Stone Age Subway to Sally MIA.
Alice in Chains Live Bloodhound Gang Hard-Fi Lagwagon Madsen
Alter Bridge Starsailor Oomph! Deus Gogol Bordello Keith Caputo
Avenged Sevenfold The Datsuns Apocalyptica Elbow Kashmir Julia
Stone Sour The Sounds Opeth BodyRockers Panteón Rococó Virginia Jetzt!
Bullet for My Valentine Billy Talent Die Krupps Living Things The Locos Disco Ensamble
Trivium The Answer Sebastian Bach Zeronic She-male Trouble Matt Boroff
Bloodsimple Tyler Jesus Christ Smokes Holy Gasoline Guadalajara

Originally Korn were announced to play the festival, but had to cancel it, as well as the "Nova Rock Encore", a concert in Vienna which they were expected to play with Deftones, Soulfly and Devildriver.

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