Download Festival To Pay Tribute To Icons Who’ve Recently Died
Download Festival organisers have just announced that they will be paying tribute to rock legends and personalities who have died in the last year.These are Ronnie James Dio, Paul Gray (Slipknot), Stuart Cable (Killing For Company), Pete Steele (Type O Negative), Jimmy ‘The Rev’ Sullivan (Avenged Sevenfold), Mike Alexander (Evile), plus Monsters Of Rock co-founder Maurice Jones at this weekend’s festival.
Tomorrow night (June 11), a special tribute video to all the above will be screened at 8pm on the Main Stage, after Them Crooked Vultures’ set (and before AC/DC take to their stage), for fans to pay their respects and to mark the loss of such treasured icons of the rock and metal world.
Find out more at www.downloadfestival.co.uk
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