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Louder Than Life
Daily Music Schedule Announced
For The World's Largest Rock 'N' Roll Whiskey Festival
September 28, 29 & 30 At Champions Park In Louisville, KY

Plus, A Brand New Mobile App
To Build Your Own Customized Itinerary

With Nine Inch Nails, Alice In Chains, Godsmack, Deftones, Limp Bizkit, Ice Cube, Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin, Shinedown & More

The daily music schedule has been announced for the fifth annual Louder Than Life festival, which returns to Champions Park in Louisville, KY on Friday, September 28, Saturday, September 29 and Sunday, September 30.

The World's Largest Rock 'N' Roll Whiskey Festival features a wide range of music artists, including Nine Inch Nails, Alice In Chains, Godsmack, Deftones, Limp Bizkit, Ice Cube, Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin, Shinedown and many more acts on three stages, along with award-winning bourbons, whiskey, spirits, craft beer, and the best food Louisville has to offer.

Louder Than Life app

The weekend will also offer a very special tribute to Vinnie Paul, the late drummer of Pantera and Damageplan who was set to perform with his current band Hellyeah at Louder Than Life before his untimely passing earlier this summer. Danny Wimmer Presents has teamed up with SiriusXM host and "Metal Ambassador" Jose Mangin for a very special Vinnie Paul Tribute that will take place on Saturday, September 29 and will feature members of Five Finger Death Punch, Godsmack, Hellyeah, Sevendust, GWAR, Bullet For My Valentine, Body Count, KYNG and Cane Hill.

The official Louder Than Life mobile app is also now available for download. Attendees can build their own schedules, learn more about the artists and personalities appearing at the festival and get the latest must-know information through push notifications. Download it through the Google Play and Apple stores.

Limited tickets and VIP packages remain on sale at

Louder Than Life doors will open Friday at 12:00 PM, Saturday at 11:00 AM and Sunday at 12:00 PM. Band performance times are as follows (subject to change):

Friday, September 28

Loudmouth Stage

9:35 PMAlice In Chains
7:25 PMBreaking Benjamin
5:30 PMSeether
3:55 PMBlack Stone Cherry
2:35 PMRed Sun Rising
1:25 PMBadflower

Monster Energy Stage

8:30 PMLimp Bizkit
6:20 PMSlash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators
4:40 PMSkillet
3:10 PMUnderoath
2:00 PMTremonti
12:50 PMHyro The Hero

Zorn Stage

5:45 PMSuicidal Tendencies
4:45 PMTurnstile
3:45 PMJelly Roll
2:45 PMSkyharbor
1:45 PMIslander
12:50 PMTrue Villains

Saturday, September 29

Loudmouth Stage

9:50 PMGodsmack
7:40 PMShinedown
6:00 PMBullet For My Valentine
4:30 PMSevendust
3:10 PMFrom Ashes To New
2:00 PMCane Hill
12:50 PMThe Jacks

Monster Energy Stage

8:45 PMFive Finger Death Punch
6:45 PMBush
5:15 PMVinnie Paul Tribute
3:45 PMPop Evil
2:35 PMSick Puppies
1:25 PMAwake At Last

Zorn Stage

6:20 PMBody Count
3:45 PMDance Gavin Dance
2:45 PMBad Omens
1:45 PMBlacktop Mojo
12:20 PMStone Broken

Sunday, September 30

Loudmouth Stage

8:15 PMNine Inch Nails
6:15 PMPrimus
4:25 PMIce Cube
2:55 PMGlassjaw
1:40 PMThe Sword
12:35 PMThe Breton Sound

Monster Energy Stage

7:10 PMDeftones
5:20 PMBilly Idol
3:40 PMClutch
2:05 PMAsking Alexandria
1:05 PMMonster Magnet

Zorn Stage

5:30 PMAction Bronson
3:50 PMYelawolf
2:50 PMThe Fever 333
1:50 PMThe Dose
12:50 PMAnemic Royalty

Louder Than Life is produced by Los Angeles-based Danny Wimmer Presents, a producer of some of the biggest rock festivals in America, including Rock On The Range, Bourbon & Beyond, Welcome To Rockville, Monster Energy Aftershock, Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion, Chicago Open Air, Monster Energy Rock Allegiance, Northern Invasion, recently announced Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival and more.

Louder Than Life 2018 partners and sponsors include: Monster Energy, f.y.e., The Music Experience, Miller-Coors, Jack Daniel's, Tito's Handmade Vodka, Robert Mondavi Private Select, Zippo, Blackcraft Cult, Terrapin Beer Co., Diesel Cigars, Kentucky Lottery, Roadrunner Records, Fxck Cancer, Take Me Home, The Louisville Water Company and more.

For more information on Louder Than Life, visit:

Louder Than Life festival site map

Map of Louder Than Life festival site
(full-sized map ↗)

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About Danny Wimmer Presents:

Since 1993, music industry veteran Danny Wimmer has been producing concerts and festivals, both large and small. In 2011, he formed Danny Wimmer Presents, which now produces several of the largest rock and alternative festivals in the U.S. By combining A-list talent with local cuisine and culture, DWP has become recognized within the industry for delivering the highest-quality entertainment experiences to fans, artists, sponsors, partners and host cities. DWP creates memorable and all-encompassing festival experiences, leaving both consumers and partners with lasting and meaningful impressions. DWP will continue to add new music festivals to its already stellar portfolio, which includes Rock On The Range, Aftershock Festival, Welcome To Rockville, Carolina Rebellion, Louder Than Life, Bourbon & Beyond, Rock Allegiance, Chicago Open Air, and the recently announced Sonic Temple Art + Music Festival, among others.

Louder Than Life Publicity Contacts

Ashton-Magnuson Media
Kristine Ashton-Magnuson,, (818) 996-2496
Selena Fragassi,, (847) 942-3093

Louder Than Life Marketing & Sponsorship Contact

Lindsey Medina / Danny Wimmer Presents,