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Download 2018 Ones To Watch
Download Festival has some exciting artists lined up for 2018, most notably the headliners Avenged Sevenfold, Guns ‘N’ Roses and Ozzy Osbourne. However, who else is there that you should check out? Well we’ve dug through the line-up to find some hidden gems you cannot afford to miss! The Faim Australian alt-rockers The Faim have […]
Powerflo are on The Grind
Metal/hip-hop crew Powerflo have revealed their new single The Grind ahead of next month’s UK debut at Download Festival! Check out The Grind below; Powerflo consists of Cypress Hill rapper Sen Dog, guitarist Rogelio “Roy” Lozano of Downset fame, former Fear Factory bassist Christian Olde Wolbers and Biohazard vocalist/guitarist Billy Graziadei and they create a powerful blend of hip-hop, metal, punk and rock. Catch […]
The Faim – Summer Is A Curse
Today’s track of the day comes from Australian rockers The Faim with their immensely catchy new single Summer Is A Curse! The track was co-written with 5 Seconds Of Summer‘s Ashton Irwin and is another huge hit from the quartet. Vocalist Josh Raven says; “Summer Is a Curse is about taking the leap into a make or break situation that […]
Download Festival announces village activities
Download Festival has revealed the activities available to fans in the campsite village and this year, we have DO.OMYOGA, where for the first time, fans can get together and perfect their downward facing Download Dog. The whole idea of DO.OMYOGA is combining the worlds of relaxation and wellbeing with our favourite heavy music. There will […]
Cancer Bats announce more tiny shows
Following the release of surprise record The Spark That Moves and the delightful response to the intimate £5 shows, Cancer Bats have revealed more tiny shows to follow their appearance at this year’s Download Festival! June 8th Download Festival, Donington 9th Exeter, Cavern 10th Plymouth, The Junction 11th London, Brixton Academy (Supporting Alexisonfire – SOLD OUT) 12th […]
The Faim reveal video for Midland Line
Australian alt-rockers The Faim have been wowing crowds on their first tour across the UK this month with their infectious rock, hypnotic stage presence and down-to-earth, humble personalities. The quartet have revealed the video for their second single Midland Line! The track itself is a summer soundtrack in the making and has a hook that you will […]
Download Festival reveals more bands and return of WWE NXT!
Download Festival 2018 has announced 21 more bands to the lineup! In the latest announcement we have; Hell Is For Heroes, Avatar, Andrew W.K., Bad Religion, Black Foxxes, CKY, Nothing More, Lawnmower Deth, Bad Cop/Bad Cop, Being As An Ocean, Culture Abuse, Starcrawler, Ded, Ecca Vandal, Igorrr, Loathe, Kaiser Franz Josef, Helpless, Cellar Darling and […]
Download Festival announces a whopping 65 bands!
Founded in July 2013, Six Time Champion are a five piece pop-punk band from Brighton, UK who draw influence from A Day To Remember, Such Gold, Set Your Goals, The Story So Far.
Dream State reveal video and Download and The Great Escape festivals slots
South Walean quintet Dream State have signed to UNFD! To celebrate they have re-issued single White Lies. Vocalist CJ Gilpin says; “It’s about temptation, denial, hitting rock bottom and surrendering to yourself, There’s a line in the song – ‘Why won’t you give up?’ – that is really personal to me because I’m questioning myself as well as someone close […]
Download announces more acts for 2018!
*FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON* Download festival has announced the next wave of artists to join the bill for 2018! ALEXISONFIRE, Asking Alexandria, Babymetal, Black Veil Brides, Body Count FT. Ice T, Bullet For My Valentine, Dream State, In This Moment, Marilyn Manson, Mayday Parade, MESHUGGAH, Neck Deep, Parkway Drive, Rise Againt, The Hives, The Pink Slips […]
Guns N Roses announced as final headliner for Download 2018
Avenged Sevenfold and Ozzy Osborne will be joined by the legendary Guns N Roses headlining Saturday night at Download 2018! Playing for the first time since 1993 and made of the inimitable AXL ROSE, guitar legend SLASH and original bassist DUFF MCKAGAN, plus DIZZY REED, RICHARD FORTUS, FRANK FERRER and MELISSA REESE. Download Festival’s Promoter, Andy Copping said: “It’s great to […]
Download announce Avenged Sevenfold to headline Friday!
Download have revealed Avenged Sevenfold will be headlining Friday night! The band has commented “We are more than honoured to be a part of this legendary show and line up. Being asked to headline Download for the second time is a career highlight. We would like to thank our UK A7X family” Download Festival’s Promoter, Andy Copping said: […]
Download announce first headliner for 2018!
*FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON* Download festival has announced the first headliner for 2018 and it’s a big one! Ozzy Osbourne is set to headline the festival on the Sunday night as a solo artist for the first time! Download promoter Andy Copping says; “We’re unbelievably excited to have Ozzy as one of the headliners next year. […]
Download 2017 interview: Fizzy Blood!
We caught up with Yorkshire rockers Fizzy Blood following their Download set to talk the festival, upcoming plans and playing South Korea… You’re at Download! Are you excited to be here? All: Very excited Jake (drums): More excited now than I was before. I think I was more nervous than excited before! Tim (guitar/keys): Yeah […]
Download 2017 interview: Fozzy!
We caught up with US hard rockers Fozzy’s guitarist Rich Ward following their set at Download to talk the festival, being a clown and a Ronnie James Dio/M. Shadows collaboration! You’re at Download! Are you excited to be here? Yes! It’s the Mecca of metal! It’s great! As a young American kid who loves hard […]