Stop the press! The Download 2018 line up Just. Got. Even. Bigger.
In addition to headliners Guns n’ Roses, Avenged Sevenfold and Ozzy Osbourne, we welcome Marilyn Manson, Parkway Drive, Bullet For My Valentine, Rise Against, Babymetal, Alexisonfire, Black Veil Brides, Asking Alexandria, Neck Deep and more epic bands to the huge list of names on the mammoth #DL2018 line up.
Meshuggah, In This Moment, The Hives, Body Count Ft. Ice T, Mayday Parade, Dream State, WSTR and The Pink Slips also join the names for this year’s biggest family reunion.
Download is extremely proud to welcome back the Antichrist Superstar himself Marilyn Manson, fresh off the release of critically acclaimed new album ‘Heaven Upside Down’. The goth rock veteran is more energised than ever and set to bring his renowned live show to Donington next year.
Since 2003 Aussie rock titans Parkway Drive have gone from strength-to-strength, pushing boundaries with their epic live performances. Having ascended to the forefront of modern metal with their latest critically acclaimed album ‘Ire’, their ferocious crushing breakdowns and stadium-sized choruses have them high on people’s lists for future headliner contenders.
British modern metal institution Bullet for My Valentine have also been confirmed for #DL2018. The Welsh powerhouse have conquered the heights of Wembley Arena along with fellow UK torchbearers Asking Alexandria, who will be taking to the stage with a hero’s return of their original infamous vocalist Danny Worsnop.
With even more bands to announce across our stages, we’re only just getting started. Want in on the action? You know what to do.