TOOL, SOULFLY, SOILWORK, CRADLE OF FILTH, ARCH ENEMY, EIGHTEEN VISIONS, AIDEN, BLOODSIMPLE, TO MY SURPRISE and 36 CRAZYFISTS have been confirmed for the Download Festival, which is set to take place from Friday, June 9 until Sunday, June 11 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, England. They join the acts already announced, which are METALLICA, GUNS N' ROSES, THE PRODIGY, KORN, DEFTONES, TRIVIUM, CLUTCH, LACUNA COIL, INME, WITHIN TEMPTATION, HATEBREED and BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE. More acts will be confirmed over the coming weeks and months, to a full line-up of around 100 metal and rock bands over the three days.
TOOL are the confirmed headliners on Friday, June 9, METALLICA will top the bill on Saturday, June 10 and GUNS N' ROSES are set to close the festival on Sunday, June 11.
Tickets are on sale, priced at £115 for the three days, or £135 including camping and parking. Campevrans cost £35, and parking is £5 in advance or £10 on the day.