Download Festival 2023 Adds Halestorm, Neck Deep, Hot Milk, Alter Bridge, Bob Vylan, Electric Callboy, Carcass, Five Finger Death Punch, Palaye Royale, Jinjer and More

Download Festival 2023, celebrating 20 years as a festival has added 40 new bands to the lineup and announced its day-splits for the weekend! Newly added to the festival are Halestorm, Neck Deep, Hot Milk, Alter Bridge, Bob Vylan, Electric Callboy, Carcass, Five Finger Death Punch, Palaye Royale, Jinjer, and many more. The full list can be viewed below. Already the fastest-selling event in its 20-year history. Day tickets are on sale now! The four-day festival (first time ever) is headlined by Metallica, who are performing two unique headline sets over the weekend with no songs repeated, and will be joined by fellow headliners Slipknot, and Bring Me The Horizon. Over 60 bands announced including Evanescence, Parkway Drive, Disturbed, Pendulum, Architects, Ghost, The Distillers, Placebo, Alexisonfire, Asking Alexandria, Motionless In White, I Prevail, The Blackout (reunion), Fever 333, Stray From The Path, Lorna Shore, Nova Twins, Within Temptation, many and more.


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Just Announced (A-Z)

A.A. Williams,

Alter Bridge,



Bad Wolves,

Beauty School,

Bob Vylan,


Carpenter Brut,




Coheed And Cambria,

Deaf Havana,

Dinosaur Pile-Up,

Electric Callboy,

Empire State Bastard,


Fearless Vampire Killers,

Five Finger Death Punch,

Green Lung,

Greg Puciato,



Hot Milk,

Ice Nine Kills,


Joey Valence & Brae,

Mammoth Wvh,

Mimi Barks,

Mom Jeans,

Neck Deep,

Palaye Royale,



Smash Into Pieces,

Spirit Adrift,

Taipei Houston,

The Amity Affliction,

The Bronx,

The Hu,

The Warning,





Day Splits



A.A. Williams, Alter Bridge, Caskets, Fearless Vampire Killers, Five Finger Death Punch, Halestorm, Jinjer, Mammoth Wvh, Mimi Barks, Mom Jeans, Perturbator, The Bronx, Tigress.


Bring Me The Horizon

Architects, As December Falls, Asking Alexandria, Aviva, Brutus, Carpenter Brut, Crawlers, Elvana, Empire State Bastard, Epica, Evanescence, Fixation, Gwar, Hot Milk, Ingested, Neck Deep, Nova Twins, Pendulum, Pup, Pupil Slicer, Smash Into Pieces, Stand Atlantic, Taipei Houston, The Blackout, The Warning, Undeath, Vv, Witch Fever, Within Temptation



Alexisonfire, Antisaint, Bad Wolves, Bambie Thug, Beauty School Dropout, Blackgold, Bob Vylan, Carcass, Clutch, Coheed And Cambria, Dead Sara, Deaf Havana, Disturbed, Enola Gay, Fever 333, Greg Puciato, Ice Nine Kills, Kid Bookie, Kid Kapichi, Lake Malice, Monuments, Motionless In White, Municipal Waste, Nothing,Nowhere., Placebo, Polaris, Simple Plan, Spirit Adrift, Stray From The Path, Three Days Grace



Avatar, Beauty School, Behemoth, Blind Channel, Bloodywood, Cleopatrick, Crashface, Dinosaur Pile-Up, Electric Callboy, Ghost, Graphic Nature, Green Lung, Hatebreed, Hawxx, I Prevail, Jazmin Bean, Joey Valence And Brae, Lorna Shore, Mod Sun, Palaye Royale, Parkway Drive, Set It Off, Sim, Soen, Soul Glo, Taylor Acorn, Terror, The Amity Affliction, The Distillers, The Hu, The Meffs, Touche Amore

Download Festival, the greatest rock and metal festival of all time, is back to celebrate its epic 20 year legacy with four headline sets for the first time ever. Announced today are headliners Slipknot, Bring Me The Horizon and Metallica, who will deliver two massive no-repeat performances. This year the festival will take place over four days on 8-11 June 2023 at the spiritual home of rock in Donington Park, Leicestershire. General tickets are onsale at 10am on Thursday 10 November at


New for 2023! The Download Megastore will be located in The Village, where fans can immerse themselves in all things Download, including a coffee bar, in-store activities and live experiences. There will be unique items and brand collaborations that are exclusive and only available onsite, from jewellery and clothing to accessories and homeware. The Megastore will open 10am to midnight from Wednesday 7 June and throughout the festival.

Barclaycard Customers

Existing Barclaycard customers can get advanced access and 10% off Download tickets when they pay with their Barclaycard. Pre-sale runs from 9pm on 7 November until 9pm on 9 November. 22.9% APR representative (variable). Subject to application, financial circumstances and borrowing history. T&Cs apply. Find out more here.

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