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Download 2019: Simple Creatures, The Wonder Years, Dinosaur Pile-Up, and many more join line-up

If the line-up for this year’s epic Download Festival wasn’t eye-poppingly outstanding already, they’ve only gone and announced 17 more awesome bands. Headlining the Avalanche Stage on Saturday, are super-group Simple Creatures, featuring Mark Hoppus of Blink 182 and Alex Gaskarth of All Time Low. This is a UK festival exclusive. They had this to say about their appearance: “An evening of Trash-Pop ...

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Corey Taylor shares sneak peek of his new SlipKnot mask for Download 2019

Appearing on the ‘Let There Be Talk’ podcast, Corey Taylor, vocalist of Download headliners Slipknot, talked about working with special effects wizard Tom Savini on his brand new mask for his upcoming performances. Corey commented: “He’s the godfather to me.”..“[I] got to hang out with him, got to talk with him. Met him through a friend who actually works with him. And ...

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Def Leppard, Slipknot, and more announced for Download 2019

It’s that time of the year, for some better than Christmas. That’s right it’s the first announcement for Download Festival next year. After this year’s star-studded line-up, 2019 looks just as epic. The first announcement includes: Brit-metal icons – Def Leppard. Playing their classic album Hysteria (in full) and more. nine-headed alt metal beast, and Download legends – Slipknot Returning experimental ...

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