Download Festival 2019

Deadland Ritual join Def Leppard, Tool, Slipknot and many more at the Donington Park rock and metal extravaganza.

Download Festival 2019

UPDATE (10th December 2018): Deadland Ritual featuring bassist Geezer Butler (Black Sabbath), vocalist Franky Perez (Apocalyptica, Scars on Broadway), drummer Matt Sorum (Guns N’ Roses, Velvet Revolver) and guitarist Steve Stevens (Billy Idol) newly confirmed for Download Festival. 


A further 23 bands have been added to the Download Festival 2019 line-up.

Heading to Donington Park next summer are Slayer (their final UK show ever), Anthrax, Blackberry Smoke, The Smashing Pumpkins (in their inaugural appearance at Download Festival), Dream Theater, Lamb of God and Eagles of Death Metal.

Completing the line-up announcement are Alien Weaponry, Badflower, Black Futures, I Prevail, The Interrupters, Jinjer, Man With A Mission, nothing,nowhere., Our Last Night, Riding The Low, Royal Republic, State Champs, Underside, Whitechapel, Yours Truly and Zebrahead.

The new wave of artists join a bill that boasts headliners Def Leppard, Slipknot and Tool plus Slash ft. Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, Rob Zombie, Whitesnake, Skindred, Tesla, Trivium, Amon Amarth, Carcass, Delain, Die Antwooord, Me First and The Gimme Gimmes, Opeth, Power Trip, Reel Big Fish, Starset, The Amity Affliction and Underoath.

Download Festival takes place at Donington Park in Leicestershire from Friday 14th to Sunday 16th June 2019. Weekend and RIP tickets are on sale right now.

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