Download adds last 10 bands
Ten final bands have been added to the bill for this year’s Download festival, which takes place next weekend starring Iron Maiden, Slipknot and Rammstein.
TeamRock – new owners of Classic Rock Magazine – will provide the Download FM radio station broadcasting on 87.7FM.
And just as the big event winds down, at two minutes to midnight on June 16, TeamRock will launch its radio station across the UK with a Download retrospective show. Find out how national rock radio is about to change for ever…
The latest bands named to take their place on stage between June 14 and 16 are I Am I (featuring ex Dragonforce vocalist ZP Theart), Falling With Style, Press To Meco, Surrender The Coast, Searching Alaska, Forever Can Wait, Sky Valley Mistress, Semper Fi, Akord and New Killer Shoes.
Bonus entertainment will be laid on at the Download Village, including three Revolution club parties, the return of the comedy tent on June 12 and 13, the silent area and the Download Cinema.
This year’s attractions include a zip line for the first time, offering an adrenalin-packed overview of the festival site. Vodafone’s Recharge Truck will be on hand for phone users, and customers will be able to access the Vodafonr VIP Viewing Platform.
Pepsi Max, Red Bull, Zippo and Jagermeister will all add their own experiences to the festival.
Limited numbers of Download tickets still remain – find out more.