Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Black Sabbath as headliners for Download 2016

Heavy metal pioneers Black Sabbath have been announced as Saturday headliners for next year’s Download festival.

This follows the news the mighty Iron Maiden are to headline the festival on Sunday the 12th of June.

Ozzy and and co have headlined the festival previously in 2005 and 2012.

Check out this classic performance of ‘Snow Blind’ from 1978:

This is part of Black Sabbath’s ‘The End’ tour which has been seen as a ‘Farewell’ tour.

Last year Motley Crue played Download as their final UK festival appearance – 2016 could be Sabbath’s.

Download takes place at Donnington Park between June 10-12. Keep tuned to for all the latest Download news.



Neale McGeever
RAMzine Senior Contributor - I'm an entertainment writer ('journalist') from the North East. My favourite bands include Slipknot, Nirvana and Ninja Sex Party... I've freelanced for the likes of Kerrang!,Closer, Front, ZOO, and many others! I'm also big in to movies, video games, live comedy and!

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