Download Festival News

By Jamie Giberti, 29th November 2017 Download, Festival News, News

Seventeen new bands for Download Festival 2018! And there are some huge names and bands of all size among the seventeen new additions. Leading the charge in this second announcement from Andy Copping and the Download Festival powers that be are Alexisonfire! The Canadian post-hardcore royalty last played Download back… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 13th November 2017 Download, Festival News, News

They said it would never happen. Not in this lifetime they said. But not only are Guns N’Roses alive and well with 3/5ths of their iconic line up, and selling out stadiums the world over, they’re also the final headliners for the 2018 Download Festival. Axl, Duff and Slash will… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 8th November 2017 Download, Festival News, News

We’ve got our second Download Festival 2018 headliners and as long suspected, it’s Avenged Sevenfold! Orange County’s finest are returning to the stage where they announced themselves as a festival headline calibre band in spectacular style four years ago when Download took a chance on them as new headliners in… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 6th November 2017 Download, Festival News, News

The first Download Festival 2018 announcement is upon us, and Donington is to be joined by The Prince Of Darkness himself! Ozzy Osbourne will headline the 2018 installment of the Download Festival, marking the first time he has headlined the festival as a solo artist, and his first solo appearance… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 24th August 2017 Download, Festival News, Gig Reviews, News

So, here we are at last, the final part of Rock Sins coverage of the 2017 Download Festival. Having covered all the other stages for the full three days of the event, lastly we’re focusing on Sunday’s fun and games from the main stage. Before we launch in, if you’d… Read More »