Deftones, Korn and Megadeth are among the 70 acts that have been added to the Download Festival, scheduled to take place in 2022 at England’s Donington Park June 10-12. Previously announced headliners include KISS, Iron Maiden and Biffy Clyro.
Deftones and Korn will be playing the Main Stage additions, along with The Pretty Reckless, Rise Against, Theory, Black Label Society, Monster Truck, Those Damn Crows, The Raven Age, Powerwolf and Wayward Sons.
Megadeth will be the Second Stage headliner on Friday Night (June 10th), followed by Steel Panther on the Second Stage on Sunday (June 12th). Additional Second Stage performers include The Distillers, The Darkness, Airbourne, Skillet, Daughtry, Bush, Lacuna Coil, Ayron Jones, Of Mice & Men, Wednesday 13, Massive Wagons, The Last Internationale, and Control the Storm.
The Avalanche Stage will host The Ghost on Friday (June 10th) with Funeral for a Friend set for that stage on Saturday (June 11th) Descendents closing out the stage on Sunday (June 12th). The Avalanche Stage will also include performances by Boston Manor, Sleep Token, The Faim, Trash Boat, Marianas Trench, grandson, Holding Absence, Wargasm, Loathe, Press Club, Jamie Lenman, The Hara, Salem, Blackout Problems, Cemetery Sun, Dead Posey and Static Dress.
Electric Wizard headlines the Dogtooth Stage on Friday (June 10th) with Sepultura leading the way on Saturday (June 11th). Other Dogtooth Stage bands include Blues Pills, Dying Fetus, Bleed From Within, Twin Temple, Venom Prison, Bokassa, Tempt, Fire From the Gods, AA Williams, Higher Power, Kill the Lights, Modern Error, Cellar Door Moon Crow, Lotus Eater, The Scratch, Dead Label, Phoxjaw, Anchor Lane, As Everything Unfolds, Temples on Mars and The Injester.