Download festival has revealed 48 acts that will be playing at Donington Park this summer. Amongst some of the acts announced are the increadibly fun Steel Panther, A Day To Remember, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Suicidal Tendencies and In Flames.
Download Festival’s Andy Copping said: “We’re committed to delivering the best in rock and metal year on year for the Download fans, and this year is no exception. We’re thrilled to have core acts in the likes of Steel Panther, A Day To Remember, Dillinger Escape Plan, The Cadillac Three, Suicidal Tendencies and more, along with some of the most exciting new talent in the game such as Creeper, Red Sun Rising and Hacktivist. Right through from The Dogtooth Stage, all the way to the top, fans are guaranteed to witness an incredible weekend of music from their trusted favourites, and discover new favourite bands of the future.”
Download Festival’s Dave Bradley said: “We’re stoked to represent the many facets of rock in this announcement. We’ve always been invested in booking bands across every stage that have the grit and determination to step up and be headliners of the future. The Avalanche Stage is really exciting this year, promising three days of unapologetic rock, pop punk and metal from the likes of State Champs, As It Is, Moose Blood and Trash Boat. Festival goers better get in that tent early – we’ve got face melting riffs and one hell of a weekend in store.”
Download’s line-up in 2017 looks like this at the moment:
A Day To Remember | Aaron Buchanan & The Cult Classics | Aerosmith | Afi | Airbourne | Alestorm | Alter Bridge | Anathema | As It Is | Astroid Boys | Baroness | Basement | Biffy Clyro | Blood Youth | Brutai | Casey | Clutch | Coheed And Cambria | Creeper | Crown The Empire | Dead Label | Dead! | Devildriver | Devilskin | Dinosaur Pile-Up | Every Time I Die | Exodus | Five Finger Death Punch | Fizzy Blood | Four Year Strong | Fozzy | God Damn | Good Charlotte | Greywind | Grove Street Families | Hacktivist | Holding Absence | I The Mighty | Idles | In Flames | Issues | Junior | Knuckle Puck | Kvelertak | Like A Storm | Lost Society | Mastodon | Ministry | Moose Blood | M O S E S | Motionless In White | Normandie | Northlane | Of Mice & Men | Opeth | Pierce The Veil | Prophets Of Rage | Red Fang | Red Sun Rising | Rob Zombie | Sabaton | She Must Burn | Simple Plan | Slayer | Sleeping With Sirens | State Champs | Steel Panther | Stone Broken | Suicidal Tendencies | Sum 41 | System Of A Down | The Cadillac Three | The Charm The Fury | The Contortionist | The Dead Daisies | The Devil Wears Prada | The Dillinger Escape Plan | The King Blues | The Lafontaines | The Lounge Kittens | The One Hundred | The Story So Far | Touché Amoré | Trash Boat | Venom Prison | Wakrat | Wallflower | Wednesday 13
Download festival takes place in Donington Park between 9th and 11th June.