News - December 15, 2014

Black Veil Brides, Rise Against, Billy Idol are among new acts added to Download Festival 2015
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Black Veil Brides, Rise Against, Billy Idol are among new acts added to Download Festival 2015

A slew of new bands have been added to the line-up for next summer's Download Festival, including Rise Against, Mallory Knox, Black Veil Brides and Billy Idol. 

The festival will be headlined by Slipknot, Muse and KISS and takes place from June 12th to June 14th in 2015.

Slipknot will headline the festival's opening night on June 12th. Judas Priest, Five Finger Death Punch and Black Stone Cherry are also confirmed for the same day at the festival. Judas Priest and Five Finger Death Punch will play under Slipknot on the Main Stage, with Black Stone Cherry headlining the second stage. 

Muse will headline the festival's second night on June 13th. The band will be joined on the bill by Faith No More, A Day To Remember and Marilyn Manson, who will headline the event's second stage. 

KISS close out the final day with Motley Crue and Slash playing on the Main Stage before them and Enter Shikari headlining the second stage. 

Also newly confirmed for the festival are Lamb Of God, Godsmack, Eagles Of Death Metal, Clutch, Dragonforce, Hollywood Undead, Body Count, Every Time I Die, Parkway Drive, Backyard Babies, H.E.A.T, Motionless In White, Crown The Empire, Northlane and Madball.

You can find more details about the festival here. 


The full line-up for next summer's Download Festival so far is as follows:




Five Finger Death Punch

Jupdas Priest

Black Stone Cherry

Faith No More

Marilyn Manson 

A Day To Remember


Motley Crue

Rise Against

Mallory Knox

Black Veil Brides

Billy Idol

Lamb Of God


Eagles Of Death Metal



Hollywood Undead

Body Count

Every Time I Die

Parkway Drive

Backyard Babies


Motionless In White

Crown The Empire



Enter Shikari


The Black Market
The Black Market Rise Against

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