Austria’s premier rock festival, Nova Rock, kicked off its biggest edition yet yesterday in the blistering Nickelsdorf heat. We’re bringing you full coverage of the whole festival, starting with the Linkin Park-topped opening day, which also featured blistering sets by La Pegatina and a Five Finger Death Punch set without frontman Ivan Moody. Check out a full gallery from the first day below.

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LA PEGATINA

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH

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STEEL PANTHER

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LINKIN PARK

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