Metal Festival News And Information

By Jamie Giberti, 28th November 2010 Download, Festival News, News

According to Download Festival director Andy “Maverick_AC” Copping, the first two headliners for 2011’s installment of the Download Festival at Donington park will be revealed in the morning (Monday 28th November) at 9am. Rumours are flying as to who the acts announced will be but Rocksins’ money is on System… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 28th July 2010 Festival News, News, Sonsiphere

With Sonisphere 2010 at Knebworth now hours rather than days away, we at Rock Sins thought we’d take a little look at the UKs main challenger to Download and give you a bit of a preview of the line-up highlights in Sonisphere’s second year in the UK. Friday will bring… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 26th July 2010 Festival News, News, Sonsiphere

Reading Metallers MALEFICE have just been confirmed for Sonisphere 2010 which takes place at Knebworth between July 30th and August 1st 2010. Dale Butler wants to see you down there: “After working our asses off in Europe for most of the summer it was great to get home to this… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 16th June 2010 Download, Festival News, News

[ad] Anyone who thought Unearth on Friday afernoon (or any of the bands from the boardies tent on Thursday night) were the opening band of the 2010 Download Festival can think again. Harrow hardcore-metal five piece Here Lies Affliction got the jump on everyone (including the Download security for awhile)… Read More »

By Jamie Giberti, 7th June 2010 Download, News

Continuing on from the choices Chris made, Jamie has also picked his top 5 bands to see at Download, along with a few honourable mentions and even a couple of small festival tips! Check it out below: 1)Megadeth If there’s one band you have to see at Download 2010, it’s… Read More »