Download Festival News

By Jamie Giberti, 9th April 2012 Download, Festival News, News

In addition to the news we brought you at the end of last week that Five Finger Death Punch have unfortunately had to pull out of Download’s tenth anniversary edition of the festival, during last week there were two sets of new band announcements that we thought we had better… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 5th April 2012 Download, Festival News, News

Within the last hour, the news has broken that unfortunately Five Finger Death Punch are no longer appearing at the tenth anniversary of the Download Festival at Donington Park. Five Finger Death Punch released a short statement on the matter on the official Download Festival website which read as follows:… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 7th March 2012 Download, Festival News, News

Masters of comical rock music and even stars of their own movie The Pick Of Destiny, Tenacious D are returning to the UK for a short tour which is scheduled around their appearance at the tenth anniversary of the Download Festival. Jack Black & Kyle Gass will be returning to… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 17th February 2012 Download, Festival News, News

Well they certainly kept that one quiet! Download have done it again and sneaked out another rather stonking lineup announcement. Coming onboard to play at Donington Park at Download’s tenth anniversary this time are none other than Killswitch Engage, recently reunited with original singer Jesse Leach in what promises to… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 18th January 2012 Download, Festival News, News

Well, it’s been a day since the double Download Festival line-up announcement was announced (and spoiled somewhat by Soungarden, read about that here) and the feedback has been overwhelmingly positive as Download fights back against Sonisphere in a big way. Rocksins has been collating information, mostly provided by Download booker… Read More »