FESTIVAL NEWS: Download Festival Announces WWE NXT Line-Up & Confirms More Bands

Download Festival has announced details of this year’s WWE NXT, as well as 17 bands joining the line-up.

Allusinlove, Cloud, Dinosaur Pile-Up, Goodbye June, Graveyard, Hot Milk, Kim Jennett, Kvelertak, Lost Society, Nova Twins, Queen Zee, ROAM, Simple Creatures, The Hu, The Picturebooks, The Wonder Years and Vambo have all been confirmed in this latest announcement.

They join headliners Def Leppard, Slipknot and Tool, as well as  Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy and The ConspiratorsSlayer, The Smashing Pumpkins, WhitesnakeRob ZombieTrivium and many more.

Pete Dunne, Tyler Bate, Trent Seven, Walter, The Grizzled Young Veterans, Toni Storm, Rhea Ripley, Jordan Devlin, Travis Banks and Gallus have all been confirmed for this year’s WWE NXT. This year the event will be taped and aired for the first time, as part of the weekly NXT UK show on the WWE Network.

Kerrang! Radio have launched Finding Fresh Blood to discover new and exciting talent to open the Avalanche Stage this year, joining Reel Big Fish, Trash BoatFEVER 333 and more. UK acts can upload their tracks online and have the Download team decide who would best fit the bill. To apply and for more information visit the Kerrang! Radio website. The closing date is 1st March, with the winner announced in April.

For more information, the full line-up so far and tickets head to the Download Festival website.

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