Friday, June 14, 2024

Download 2020: KISS, Maiden and SOAD and many more announced

Doesn’t seem like last week since we left the hallowed ground of Castle Donington for the year’s Download, but we are already hyped for the 2020 festival already.

12, count them, 12 bands have already been announced this week, including headliners. Bands announced are:

Friday headliners, glam-metal icons KISS – for their LAST EVER UK performance…

Donington legends and heavy metal heroes Iron Maiden are Saturday’s headline act…

Alt-metal legends System Of A Down are returning to Download to headline Sunday’s bill…

Joining them are experimental rockers Deftones

Alternative genre-spanning legends KoRn

Returning punk-rockers The Offspring

plus French metal mob Gojira

and Disturbed also join the bill…

along with pirate-metallers Alestorm,

goth-pop-rock from Black Veil Brides,

incredible vocals from the legendary Daughtry

and finally, last but not least, contemporary metal from Of Mice & Men.

Of course there are many more to be announced, watch this space for future announcements.

Download Festival takes place on June 12-14th 2020 at Donington Park. Tickets are on sale now.


Neale McGeever
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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