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Dates for the 2016 Download Festival have already been set - for 10th to 12th June at Castle Doningtown. 

A limited amount of Early Bird tickets go on sale Friday, 2nd October.

All three 2016 Download headliners have been confirmed - German industrial rockers Rammstein will headline opening night (Friday, June 10th), metal pioneers Black Sabbath with headline Staturday night on their final tour, and metal legends Iron Maiden have been given the duties of closing out the festival Sunday night! How's that for a trifecta of headliners!?

Other bands added include: Royal Blood, NOFX, Jane's Addiction, Graveyard, Danko Jones, Sixx AM, Bury Tomorrow, Deftones, Megadeeth, Nightwish, Distrubed, Korn, and more to come!

Stay tuned for more #DL2016 line up confirmations.

Last year's edition saw Slipknot, Muse, Kiss, Judas Priest, Five Finger Death Punch, and Black Stone Cherry, among others, take the stage live in concert.

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  • lewisktfc


    is it possible to apply to play here?

    • 18 Dec 11 16:56
  • sexystaceysds


    I went to Download 2005, it was amazing :) sound quality on the main stage wasn't that good. I loved watching Nightwish. If you ever get the chance to go to a Download festival, just go dudes!! lol

    • 22 Sep 11 17:18
  • cler5gigcouk


    preliminary line up: Them Crooked Vultures Deftones Stone Temple Pilots Bullet For My Valentine Motorhead Megadeth Wolfmother Volbeat

    • 26 Jan 10 09:46