Download Festival,the world’s premier rock event has announced Def Leppard, Slipknot, and Tool,as its 2019 headliners, plus SEVENTEEN of the world’s most exciting bands in rock, pop punk, hardcore and metal.
The three-dayfestival takes place on 14-16 June 2019 at the spiritual home of rock in Donington Park, Leicestershire. Tickets will beon sale 2pm on Thursday 25th October at 2018 prices until Tuesday 6th November
Classic rock powerhouse Def Leppardmake their spectacular return to headline the Main Stage, playing the seminal album Hysteria in fulland more, in what will be their only UK appearance of 2019. The forerunners of the new wave British heavy metal movement have sold over 100 million records and will rip through a full-throttle stadium-sized show, built on a foundation of classics like ‘Pour Some Sugar On Me’, ‘Animals’, ‘Rock Of Ages’and countless more.
Joe Elliott: “We are delighted to be going back to headline Download in 2019! The festival has a very special place in our hearts and it’s such a great place to play. We will be playing Hysteriain full -yes, in full! -plus a load more of the hits, and we are going to put on averyspecial show for our UK fans. Can’t wait to see you all there!”
Masked metallers Slipknot will also headline, where they stand as one of the most defining acts of the last two decades. The sheer power of Slipknot has been provenwith their pivotal appearances at the festival going down as things of legend. With a back catalogue of rock club classics ‘Duality’, 'Spit It Out', 'Before I Forget' and 'Psychosocial', Slipknot’s elite status and enduring relevance makes them one of themost exciting acts in the world today.
An appearance thirteen years in the making, Download is pleased to announcethat Tool will be making their grand return to headline the festival. The Grammy award winning, multi-platinum, prog-metal titans are set to take fans on a grandiose career spanning journeyfrom classic albumsUndertow, Lateralus, and 10,000 Days.
T&C's: https://downloadfestival.co.uk/terms-conditions/ Age Policy: The Event is not suitable for young children. Children under 5 (aged 4 or below) are NOT permitted. Children under 16 (aged 15 or below) must be accompanied by a parent or guardian (18 or over) ticket holder at all times. We do not accept any parental or supervisory duty of care or liability for any under 18’s on site. Food and drink will be available for purchase at the Event. A challenge 21 policy will be in place for all alcohol sales on site. Please note: only bags A4 size or smaller are permitted in the arena.
There is a ticket limit of 6 tickets per person and per credit card on this event. Persons who exceed the ticket limit may have any or all of their order(s) and tickets cancelled without prior notice. This includes: orders associated with the same name, e-mail address, billing address, credit card number or other information.
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