Download Festival returned to Donington Park for a weekend of incredible live music. Find out what happened on day one!
The band have also released a video game in conjunction with their forthcoming new album.
The festival will be taking place between 10th and 12th June 2022.
2020 is a year which has been so God awful it is as if it tumbled from the blackened soul of Lucifer himself, with most of us literally locked inside our own homes for months, the country, scratch that THE WORLD, on its collective knees, and no live music to soothe our pain and misery. So although Download 2021 is yet 10-long months away it is no surprise, following their recent announcement, that excitement is already creeping towards fever pitch at the mere thought of seeing the bands we love thrill us from the festival's stages next year.
Headliners KISS, Biffy Clyro and System Of A Down have been confirmed, as well as 70+ more bands.
The cover is featured on their upcoming compilation Conquest of Kingdoms, check it out here.
Twelve bands have been announced for Download 2020, including headliners Iron Maiden, KISS and System Of A Down.
Rock legend Gene Simmons is confirmed to appear at the first ever HeavyCon later this year!