NEWS: Buckcherry pull out of Download Festival; replacement announced!

It has been announced via festival promoter Andy Copping that Buckcherry have pulled out of this year’s Download Festival. Taking their place will be Black Star Riders, the band comprising ex-Thin Lizzy members.

Buckcherry join Skin, After the Burial, and Red, White & Blues in withdrawals from this year’s festival, due to take place next week (12-16 June).

It was also announced that Red, White & Blues‘ slot on second stage will not be filled with stage times to be readjusted accordingly.