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The News Megadeth, Descendents, Venom Prison And More Added To Download 2021

Download Festival adds 17 bands to its 2021 line-up including Megadeth, Descendents, Boston Manor, Venom Prison and Salem

Features What Happened When I Went To Download's Virtual Festival

One K! writer takes working from home to a whole new level with a weekend spent attending” Download TV’s virtual festival…

The News 2009 Voted As The Greatest Download Festival

The results are in! You have voted 2009 as the best Download Festival ever

Features Your Download TV Festival Programme

Here’s everything that’s happening across the weekend on Download TV

The News Vote For The Best Download Festival Ever

Which Download festival rules them all? Cast your vote below!

The News Download Festival Release Limited-Edition T-Shirt To Raise Money For The NHS

Download has launched a new t‑shirt raising money for the NHS

The News Download Festival Announces 2021 Dates

Download has revealed its dates for the festival in 2021

Features Why Losing Download Festival Hurts More Than Most

Kerrang! editor Sam Coare reflects on Download Festival and why this year’s cancellation hits hard

The News Download Festival Is Cancelled

Download Festival 2020 has been cancelled due to the coronavirus pandemic

The News Download Festival Announces Major Site Improvements

Shorter walking distances and new camp sites are coming to Download!

The News Mastodon, The Distillers, Alter Bridge And More Added To Download Festival 2020

More than 40 bands have been added to this year’s Download festival

Features 7 Things We Learned On The Sunday Of Download Festival 2019

Here’s what went down on the final day of Download festival 2019 – from soul covers to sad goodbyes