||SLASH, BLACK LABEL SOCIETY, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH AND MORE ADDED TO DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL LINE-UP
1st February 2012
More bands have been added to this year's Download Festival including Five Finger Death Punch, Reckless Love, Slash and Megadeth. The festival will run from June 8th-10th.
The mighty 'Riff Lord' himself, Slash, will return with his solo project featuring Alter Bridge frontman Myles Kennedy. As well as that, legendary LA thrash metal band Megadeth, whose last appearance at Donington pulled in huge crowds, also join the decade celebrations.
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Other new additions include melodic hardcore punk group Rise Against, wild LA glam rockers Steel Panther, ferocious punk four-piece Billy Talent and US Heavy Metallers Black Label Society.
Kyuss Lives!, the incarnation of the influential stoner rock band Kyuss, will unleash their desert rock fury on Donington, joined by Five Finger Death Punch, industrial Metal four-piece Fear Factory and prog-metallers Periphery.
Yorkshire rockers Terrorvision are also confirmed, joined by British rocker Ginger Wildheart, Grammy-nominated metalcore group As I Lay Dying and Finnish glam metal group Reckless Love for the biggest weekend in the rock calendar.
Download tickets are on sale now and you can get yours by clicking here.