Would it even be a Download weekend if there wasn’t at least the threat of rain? It’s grey but holding off as we head into the arena for a day of pure rock and metal shenanigans. The first notable difference is the somewhat extreme, and numerous bag checks. We’d been warned via the site and social media that only A4 sized backpacks and smaller would be allowed into the arena, but didn’t realise that there would also be multiple check-points between the car-park and actually getting in to see the
Download Festival, the world’s premier rock event, has announced some of the biggest rock acts in the world including Marilyn Manson, Parkway Drive, Rise Against, BODY COUNT ft. ICE T and more. The three-day festival takes place 8-10 June 2018 at the spiritual home of rock in Donington Park, Leicestershire. Tickets are on sale now at downloadfestival.co.uk/tickets. Download is proud to welcome back the Antichrist Superstar himself Marilyn Manson, fresh off the release of critically acclaimed
Standon Calling is pulling out all the stops with the first announcement for 2016, unveiling a wealth of musical talent including the mighty Suede, Grammy-winner Jess Glynne and more
The bill for the 39th Rock Werchter festival, from Thursday 4 July to Sunday 7 July, is shaping up nicely. This afternoon another 22 names were added. The latest additions are eclectic. Rock, punk, hiphop, soul, dance, garage rock, folk pop and bluesy rock. Anything goes at Rock Werchter!
Wireless with Barclaycard today announced a string of new acts set to join the enviable weekend line-up.Mike Posner, Natalia Kills, StooShe, Alex Metric, Alpines, Luke Bingham, The Hives, Yuck and Vintage Trouble are confirmed to join headliners The Black Eyed Peas, The Chemical Brothers and Pulp on the hottest weekend line-up of the summer!