FESTIVAL NEWS: Download Festival Confirms 36 More Bands

Download Festival is going to be killer this year with 36 more bands confirmed last night on Dan P. Carter’s Radio One Rock Show.

The latest additions to the festival include Jane’s Addiction, NOFX, Sixx:AM, Alien Ant Farm, Bury Tomorrow, Escape The Fate, HECK, Zoax, Turbowolf, SHVPES, Reigning Days, Black Peaks and Good Tiger.

They will be joining the previously announced headliners Rammstein, Black Sabbath and Iron Maiden along with a whole host of other awesome bands!

Motorhead will no longer play the festival after the passing of Lemmy Kilmister, however Download will be dedicating the main stage to the late rockstar, naming it The Lemmy Stage. The festival are currently working with Motorhead’s management on a tribute to the great man during the slot he would have performed.

Download Festival takes place between the 10th-12th June at Donington Racecourse. Tickets are on sale now, with a special early bird rate available until the 12th February. Grab yours now via the Download Festival website, where you can also see the full line-up so far!

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