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Smashing Pumpkins and more added to Download 2019 line-up

The latest additions join headliners Tool, Deaf Leppard and Slipknot.


Download festival has revealed more details regarding its 2019 line-up. Festival organisers have announced that joining headliners Tool, Slipknot and Deaf Leopards will be The Smashing Pumpkins, Dream Theater, Lamb of God, Eagles Of Death Metal, Slayer and many more.

Metal royalty, Slayer are set to be making their final UK appearance at Download 2019 after 37 years, whilst The Smashing Pumpkins will be making their Download festival debut. They will be joined by the groove-laden modern metal heavyweights Lamb of God, as well as Eagles Of Death Metal, who invite fans to revel in all their rock’ n roll glory on their second ever Download appearance.

Download Festival is the home of rock music and takes place on the sacred grounds of Donington Park, which have been associated with rock since the eighties. The festival attracts icons of rock to its main stage, plus some of the best and hottest new acts in the world. AC/DC, KISS, Metallica, Black Sabbath, The Prodigy, Rage Against The Machine, Slipknot, Linkin Park and many more have all headlined the main stage.

Fans should buy tickets now to avoid disappointment.

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The full list of latest additions to Download festival are as follows:

Alien Weaponry / Anthrax / Badflower / Black Futures / Blackberry Smoke / Dream Theater / Eagles Of Death Metal / I Prevail / The Interrupters / Jinjer / Lamb Of God / Man With A Mission / nothing,nowhere. / Our Last Night / Riding The Low / Royal Republic / Slayer / The Smashing Pumpkins / State Champs / Underside / Whitechapel / Yours Truly / Zebrahead

Already previously announced acts are:

Deaf Leppard / Slipknot / Tool

Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators / Whitesnake / Rob Zombie / Trivium / Amon Amarth / Carcass / Delain / Die Antwoord / Me First And The Gimme Gimmes / Opeth / Power Trip / Reel Big Fish / Skindred / Starset / Tesla / The Amity Affliction / Underoath

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More acts will be revealed soon.

Download festival takes place Donington Park, Leicestershire between 14th and 16th June.


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