Download festival has added a further 43 acts to its 2019 line-up including performances from Clutch, Stone Temple Pilots and Halestorm. Kerrang! Radio have also launched a talent search for a chance to open the Avalanche Stage at the festival, hopefuls should head to Kerrang! Radio for more info.
Download festival’s latest line-up additions are in alphabetical order below:
Aaron Buchanan / Alcest / Animals as Leaders / At The Gates / Bad Wolves / Batushka / Beartooth / Behemoth / Black Peaks / Brothers Osborne / Cane Hill / Clutch / coldrain / Conjurer / Crystal Lake / Deadland Ritual / FEVER 333 /Godsmack / GroundCulture / Halestorm / Heart of a Coward / Icon For Hire / Intervals / Last In Line / Like A Storm / Lost In Stereo / Love Bites / Municipal Waste / Ne Obliviscaris / Palaye Royale / Parting Gift / Redhook / Skid Row / Skynd / Stone Temple Pilots / Sumo Cyco / Those Damn Crows / Three Days Grace / Toska / Trash Boat / Twelve Foot Ninja / Vega / Wolf Jaw
Download Festival is the home of rock music and takes place at Donington Park, which has been associated with rock since the eighties. The festival has seen icons of rock, plus some of the best and hottest new acts in the world grace its stages. AC/DC, KISS, Metallica, Black Sabbath, The Prodigy, Rage Against The Machine, Slipknot, Linkin Park are just some of the acts that have played at Download.
Renowned for supporting the best in alternative music, Kerrang! Radio have launched Finding Fresh Blood to discover new and exciting talent to open the Avalanche Stage at Download. The winners will be joining a powerful line up such as Reel Big Fish, Trash Boat, FEVER 333, and more. Closing on March 1st, 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 please visit the Kerrang! Radio website (T&Cs). The winner will be announced in April.
Tickets for Download festival can be purchased via the official website. Fans should buy tickets early to avoid missing out.
Download festival takes place on 14-16 June 2019 at the spiritual home of rock in Donington Park, Leicestershire.