Date: 23rd June, 2018
Location: Clisson, Loire-Antique, France
Venue: Complexe Sportif du Val de Moine
Stage: Main Stage 02
Show #: 12 of 17
Other Bands: Parkway Drive, *, Body Count, Pleymo, Powerflo, Rise Of The Northstar, Eskimo Callboy, Black Bomb A, Voice Of Hell
01. Hot Dog
02. Rollin’ (Air Raid Vehicle)
04. Full Nelson
05. Thieves (Ministry cover)
06. My Generation
07. Covers Medley
08. Smells Like Teen Spirit (Nirvana cover)
09. Killing In The Name (Rage Against The Machine cover)
10. Faith (George Michael cover)
11. My Way
12. Break Stuff
13. Take A Look Around
– The band started the show by playing the intro of ‘Cowboys From Hell’ by Pantera in hommage to Vinnie Paul, who passed away the day before. After that, ‘Hot Dog’ was played.
– ‘Nookie’ was played until the beginning of the bridge and went into ‘Full Nelson’.
– ‘Thieves’ (Ministry cover) was not on the setlist but played before ‘My Generation’.
– The band played a short Covers Medley after ‘My Generation’, starting with the bridge of ‘Master Of Puppets’ by Metallica, followed by the intro of ‘Holy Wars… The Punishment Due’ before they played ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ (Nirvana cover) until the first chorus.
– At one point during the show Wes jammed the intros of ‘Counterfeit’ and ‘I’m Broke’, but it is unknown when he did.
– Wes crowdsurfed during the bridge of ‘Break Stuff’.
– Hellfest sold out less than 48 hours after tickets went on sale. 60000 people were in attendance.
– Parts of the festival were webcasted online at ARTE Concert, but the bands’ performance was not included.
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