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    April 2015

  • 17/04/15 15:36

    More bands for Download Festival

    This year's Download bill just got even bigger.

    Acts added to the sensational line-up include The Cadillac Three, Blues Pills, Von Hertzen Brothers, Corrosion Of Conformity and Suicidal Tendencies.

    Also on the bill are Yellowcard, 36 Crazyfists, Like A Storm, Funeral For A Friend, The Qemists, Three Days Grace, Antemasque, Carcass, Chunk! No, Captain Chunk!, Colour Of Noise,  E Of E, Fidlar, Get Hot, Krokodil, Ltnt, Malefice, September Mourning, , The Lounge Kittens, The Struts, The Wild Lies and Upon A Burning Body.

    The previously announced Hey! Hello have also moved from their Zippo Encore Stage slot to headline the fourth stage on Saturday.

    Corrosion of Conformity’s Pepper Keenan said of the band’s along-awaited return: “Super stoked about getting back to download with COC, always an honour. It's been waaaaay to long. Up the f***in hammers!”

    Carcass commented: “We’re genuinely excited to finally get to play Castle Donington after all these years - maybe this time without rolling Landrovers and cracking shoulder bones on the journey there (a LONG story!).

    “We hope to see some of you at a loose end, with no one better to watch at CARCASS’ ONLY UK festival appearance this Summer!”

    The fresh wave of acts join the strongest Download festival line-up in years that boasts headliners Slipknot, Muse and KISS plus Judas Priest, Faith No More, Motley Crue, Slash, Black Stone Cherry, Thunder and many more.

    Download Festival takes place at the spiritual home of rock, Donington Park, from Friday 12th to Sunday 14th June.

    Tickets are still on sale via! CLICK HERE to get yours.