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1 Month To Go! Final names added to the #DL2019 line up

Downloaders! Get those horns in the air as there’s only ONE MONTH until we’re all back as one big fam in the hallowed grounds of Donington Park.

So, it’s time to get hype for the big weekend as we’ve got the final bands to complete your #DL2019 line up,  new NXT names, a huge Side Splitter Stage comedy line up plus more sick SINDROME performances!

Buckle up and read on as Download 2019 is about to get real!

more bands

With over 100 awesome acts already on the line up you thought Download 2019 couldn’t get much better, didn’t you? Well, you thought wrong as we’ve got a sinful six new acts for you.

Start practising your circle headbanging now as symphonic metal titans, Epica, are coming to Donington Park with their magnetising mix of heavy metal grit and orchestral grandeur.

If you’ve wondered what Elvis would sound like crooning his way through Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit, you’re in luck my friend as Elvana are hitting up the Zippo Encore Stage!

Toronto based band The Beaches will lift you up with their feelgood vintage rock vibes. Whilst, The Inspector Cluzo, Palisades and Blurred Vision will also all be heading to Donington Park to rock your world.

NXT Superstars!

We’re psyched to announce that NXT superstars Adam Cole and Kyle O’Reilly of Undisputed ERA, Shayna Baszler, Matt Riddle, and more are coming to blow your minds with some serious wrestling action at Download next month.

These high flying wrestling legends join our already announced NXT UK stars in the ring in the Main Arena.  Don’t forget all of the NXT UK action is being filmed, so you can watch it whilst chilling in your pants at home post-DL.

Adam Cole

comedy legends

Download is all about the LOL’s and the Comedy line up for the Side Splitter Stage in The Village is going to get your Download off to a howling start.

Joining already announced comedy titan, Jim Breuer, on the bill is Mock the Week regular and self-confessed metallar, Ed Gamble, who’ll make you weep with laughter. BBC New Comedy Award finalist Aaron Simmonds will slay the Side Splitter Stage with jokes on everything from Harry Potter to disastrous dating. Whilst, Allyson June Smith will be serving up a potent observational cocktail of wit, bite and shame.

Also, hitting up the Side Splitter Stage to detonate comedy dynamite are Andrew Bird, Andy Field, Brett Domino, Dan Nightingale, Danny Mcloughlin, David Longley, Emmanuel Sonubi, Jimmy Mcghie, John Lynn, Jonathan Mayor, Laura Lexx, Lou Conran, Mark Simmons, Milo Mccabe, Rachel Fairburn, Rich Wilson, Rob Kemp, Stephen Buchanan, Sully O’ Sullivan and Thomas Green.

More sick Sindrome Performances

You might want to pack a bib for Download this year as you’ll be drooling in amazement when you watch the new acts we’ve got lined up for you in the SINDROME.

Acro-balletic act, El Duomi, will have you entering a new dimension of aerial contortion. If you don’t know what the Lollipop is now, you soon will when you watch Stephanie and Naomi Scott in the SINDROME at #DL2019.

We’re so stoked to bring you a very special UK debut direct from Chile…Bullicio Puppets!  Watch the death metal puppet legends rock the SINDROME all weekend long with their heavy weight miniature stars.

Whilst, the Mother Superior of fire and fakir shows, Aima Indigo, will  be making your holy blood boil with her exotic Nympho Nun Show.

Plus, don’t forget applications are now open for the UK Air Guitar Championships. Apply now for your chance to slay on the SINDROME stage with your epic air guitar solos and killer rock star moves.

El Duomi

So, what are you waiting for? Don’t miss out on the biggest rock weekend of the summer at Download 2019 on 14th-16th June in Donington Park with our epic headliners Def Leppard, Slipknot, Tool and over a hundred more awesome acts.