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Down Have Announced Their First Live Show Since 2016

Philip H. Anselmo’s Down have announced a 2020 live performance.

With Philip H. Anselmo returning to the European festival circuit next summer playing his A Vulgar Display Of Pantera set at August’s Bloodstock, the frontman’s sludge metal supergroup Down have also just announced a show.

The band have been added to Graspop Metal Meeting 2020’s huge line-up, with the scheduled performance date of June 20 marking their first show since August 2016’s Psycho Las Vegas. And it looks as though they might potentially be marking the 25th anniversary of their 1995 debut album NOLA at the fest, as per the biography on Graspop’s website.

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Also announced for Graspop – alongside headliners Iron Maiden and Judas Priest – are Deep Purple, Deftones, Disturbed, Korn, Mercyful Fate, BABYMETAL, The Offspring and many more. The festival takes place across five stages from June 18 to June 21. Tickets go on sale from 10am on November 15.

If you live in the UK, catch Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals’ Vulgar Display Of Pantera set at Bloodstock next August:

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Posted on November 13th 2019, 2:30pm
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