Download Festival GENRE ARCHIVES

Welcome to AltCorners' Download Festival Archive!

Download Festival 2023’s new additions and changes

In case you missed the news, here's the changes to Download's village and new things to enjoy while at the festival's 20th anniversary in June!

Download20’s first line-up announcement is here!

The first line-up announcement for 2023 has arrived!

Kill The Lights at Download

At Download Festival, we caught up with Kill The Lights!

Dead Posey at Download

At Download Festival we caught up with Dead Posey!

Banks Arcade at Download Festival

At Download Festival, we caught up with New Zealand band Banks Arcade!

Monster Truck at Download Festival

We spoke with Monster Truck's vocalist and bassist Jon Harvey at Download Festival!

Those Damn Crows at Download Festival

At Download Festival, we caught up with Those Damn Crows!

Aniimalia at Download Festival 2022

At Download Festival, we caught up with Aniimalia, who have recently signed to Marshall Records after winning Kerrang's The Deal competition!

The Faim at Download Festival

The Faim are releasing their new album Talk Talk on July 8. Ahead of the release, we caught up with frontman Josh Raven at Download to talk about the festival, being back touring and the release of the second album.

Download Festival 2022: The big review

Download Festival has finally returned with a full lineup and we were there to enjoy it. Find out what we thought about being back on the hallowed turf at Donington, the changes made by the festival organisers and the acts we managed to catch across the weekend.

Expanded Download Festival for 2023

Following a successful 2022 Download, some early details about next year's big celebration have been revealed!

Download Festival 2022 ones to watch

With so many acts on the bill at Download Festival, we pick 10 who we think you should check out.

Tuesday Tunes – your 2022 Download playlist

Here's a playlist of tracks from every artist on the Download Festival 2022 lineup for you to make yourself familiar with the wide range of acts performing!

Top tips for a fun Download 2022!

It’s time for the first full Download Festival since 2019 and it could be the first festival for many. So here are some tips to help you make the most of your experience.

Download Festival adds five more acts to 2022 lineup!

With the festival just under two months away, Download has revealed five more exciting acts for 2022!

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