Blink 182, Motley Crue to headline Quebec's Rockfest

Motley Crue, Blink 182, Weezer and Megadeth are scheduled to headline the rock, heavy metal and punk festival Amnesia Rockfest on June 20-21 in Montebello, Que.

Montebello, Que., rock festival announces 9th edition lineup

1980s hair metal band Motley Crue's Rockfest appearance will be part of its farewell tour. (Rockfest)

Motley Crue, Blink 182, Weezer and Megadeth are scheduled to headline the rock, heavy metal and punk festival Amnesia Rockfest on June 20-21 in Montebello, Que.

Festival founder Alex Martel and company posted the much-anticipated lineup early Wednesday afternoon.

Last year's edition was marred by poor logistical planning, overflowing portable toilets, an overwhelming amount of litter and several last-minute band cancellations, but Martel vowed this year to clean up the festival's act by hiring the Festival d’été de Quebec to take over the production and logistics of the event through its company 3-E (event-experience-emotion).

The lineup announced today: