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The Latest Download Festival News, Video, Interviews and Features

The News Here's What The Weather Forecast Says For Download Festival 2019

What’s the weather going to be like in Castle Donington this weekend for Download Festival? Let’s find out…

The News Slayer: The Show To Set Donington Ablaze

PLUS! Slipknot, Bring Me The Horizon, Architects, Converge, iDKHOW, Metallica, Biffy Clyro, Thirty Seconds To Mars, Evanescence, Hollywood Vampires and LOADS more!

The News Download Festival Release Day Tickets And Announce On-Site Activities

The June weekender – featuring Def Leppard, Slipknot, Tool and loads more – just got even bigger.

The News 17 Bands Added To Download Festival; NXT UK Line-Up Announced

More bands have been added to Download Festival including Simple Creatures, Kvelertak and The Wonder Years

The News Enter Shikari Are Playing Both Download Festival And Reading & Leeds This Summer

St Albans’ finest Enter Shikari have announced a summer of festival appearances.

The News Results of The 2018 Kerrang! Readers’ Poll

Mike Shinoda is the Kerrang! Readers’ Hero of the Year!

The News Download Festival Adds 23 More Bands To 2019 Bill!

Slayer fans will get one last chance to see the band perform in the UK!

The News Slipknot On Headlining Download 2019: "Wake The Fuck Up. We're Back…"

Iowa’s finest get set for a massive return to Donington alongside Def Leppard and Tool.

The News Download Australia Announces Big Names For 2019

You won’t be disappointed in this line-up.

The News K!1726: The Download Festival 2018 Review!

PLUS! You Me At Six, The Gaslight Anthem, PVRIS, Good Charlotte, Greta Van Fleet, Bad Religion, Boston Manor, Biffy Clyro and LOADS more!