NEWS: Slayer, Lamb Of God, and more join Download Festival 2019!

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Coming in with another announcement before Christmas comes our way, the organisers of the prestigious Download Festival have just confirmed a further wave of acts to join next year’s roster.

The latest announcement includes Slayer, whose performance will be their last ever in the UK, Lamb Of God, Eagles Of Death Metal, I Prevail, Whitechapel, The Smashing Pumpkins, and more.

You can see the full festival line-up as it currently stands below.

Alien Weaponry *
The Amity Affliction
Amon Amarth
Anthrax *
Badflower *
Black Futures *
Blackberry Smoke *
Carcass
Def Leppard (performing ‘Hysteria’ in full)
Delain
Die Antwoord
Dream Theater *
Eagles Of Death Metal *
I Prevail *
The Interrupters *
Jinjer *
Lamb Of God *
Man With A Mission *
Me First And The Gimme Gimmes
nothing,nowhere. *
Opeth
Our Last Night *
Power Trip
Reel Big Fish
Riding The Low *
Rob Zombie
Royal Republic *
Skindred
Slash
Slayer (final UK show) *
Slipknot
The Smashing Pumpkins *
Starset
State Champs *
Tesla
Tool
Trivium
Underoath
Underside *
Whitechapel *
Whitesnake
Yours Truly *
Zebrahead *

* = New line-up addition

Next year’s Download Festival takes place on June 14th-16th 2019 at Donington Park, Derbyshire.

Tickets for the festival can be purchased online from the official website (here).

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