Alter Bridge, Mastodon, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Etc. Added To UK Download Festival

Over 40 more bands have been added to the UK Download Festival. That event will take place at Donington Park on June 12-14 and the updated daily stage lineups can be found below.

June 12:

Main Stage:

Frank Carter And The Rattlesnakes
Black Veil Brides
Motionless In White
Theory Of A Deadman
Wayward Sons

Second Stage:

The Offspring
The Distillers
Lacuna Coil
The Glorious Sons

The Avalanche Stage:

The Menzingers
Tiny Moving Parts
Sleep Token
Gender Roles
Press Club

The Dogtooth Stage:

Electric Wizard
Blues Pills
British Lion
Will Haven
Cellar Door Moon Crow
JJ Wilde

June 13:

Main Stage:

Iron Maiden
Alter Bridge
The Pretty Reckless
The Raven Age

Second Stage:

Killswitch Engage
3 Doors Down
The Wildhearts
Stone Broken

The Avalanche Stage:

Funeral For A Friend
Employed To Serve
Holding Absence
Blackout Problems

The Dogtooth Stage:

Dying Fetus
Chelsea Grin
Fire From The Gods
Bleed From Within
Higher Power
Lotus Eater
Dead Label

June 14:

Main Stage:

System Of A Down
Thy Art Is Murder
Wage War

Second Stage:

The Darkness
Of Mice & Men
Wednesday 13
The Laste Internationale

The Avalanche Stage:

Bowling For Soup
The Skints
Marianas Trench
Milk Teeth
The Hara
Cemetery Sun
Dead Posey

The Dogtooth Stage:

Twin Temple
Kill The Lights
Heavy Lungs
Modern Error

Volbeat, Killswitch Engage, BABYMETAL, Etc. Added To 2020 UK Download Festival

More bands have been added to the 2020 UK Download Festival. The event will take place in Donington, UK on June 12-14 and the updated daily lineups can be seen below:

June 12: KISS, Deftones, The Offspring, Black Veil Brides, Airbourne, Theory Of A Deadman, Wayward Sons, PUP, Tiny Moving parts, Electric Wizard, Blues Pills, British Lion, Bokassa, Cellar Door Moon Crow, and Wargasm.

June 13: Iron Maiden, Gojira, Killswitch Engage, The Pretty Reckless, Daughtry, Bush, The Wildhearts, Stone Broken, Obituary, Dying Fetus, The Last Internationale, Puppy, Blackout Problems, Chelsea Grin, Bleed From Within, Lotus Eater, Dead Label, and Uncured.

June 14: System Of A Down, Korn, Volbeat, Disturbed, BABYMETAL, Skillet, Baroness, Alestorm, Powerwolf, Periphery, Of Mice & Men, P.O.D., Wednesday 13, Lit, Marianas Trench, and Dead Posey.

Black Star Riders To Release New Album “Another State Of Grace” In September, Announce UK/Ireland Tour

Black Star Riders have confirmed that their new album “Another State Of Grace” will be released in September. With this news, the group have also announced a UK/Ireland tour.

Ricky Warwick commented:

“I’m absolutely thrilled to be back with a brand new Black Star Riders album. In my honest opinion, this is the best record the band has made. This is Christian [Martucci] and Chad [Szeliga]’s first album with the band and they have brought a fantastic energy and vibe.”

Scott Gorham added:

“It was great to be back in Los Angeles, and recording with Jay Ruston was an absolute pleasure. I am excited to see everyone’s reactions to this amazing record… and I can’t wait to get back on the road and play you these new songs.”

Tour Dates (with Stone Broken and Wayward Sons):

10/10 Bristol , UK – O2 Academy
10/11 Cambridge , UK – Corn Exchange
10/12 London, UK – O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire
10/13 Wrexham, UK – William Aston Hall
10/16 Dublin, IRE – Academy (no Wayward Sons)
10/17 Belfast, IRE – Limelight (no Wayward Sons)
10/18 Glasgow, UK – Braehead Arena (Black Star Riders only) (feat. Saxon)
10/19 Newcastle, UK – O2 Academy
10/20 Nottingham, UK – Rock City
10/22 Bexhill, UK – De La Warr Pavilion
10/23 Bournemouth, UK – O2 Academy
10/24 Cardiff, UK – University Great Hall
10/25 Wolverhampton, UK – Steel Mill
10/26 Leeds, UK – O2 Academy
10/27 Manchester, UK – O2 Ritz

Avenged Sevenfold, Godsmack, Nine Inch Nails, Etc. Set For 2018 Louder Than Life Festival

The lineup has been revealed for the 2018 Louder Than Life festival. The event will take place on September 28-30 at Champions Park in Louisville, KY and it will include the following:

September 28: Avenged Sevenfold, Limp Bizkit, Breaking Benjamin, Slash featuring Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators, Seether, Black Stone Cherry, Skillet, Underoath, Suicidal Tendencies, Red Sun Rising, Tremonti, Bad Wolves, Turnstile, Jelly Roll, Hyro The Hero, Badflower, Islander, and True Villains.

September 29: Godsmack, Five Finger Death Punch, Shinedown, Bush, Bullet For My Valentine, HELLYEAH, Body Count, Pop Evil, Sevendust, GWAR, Dance Gavin Dance, From Ashes To New, Sick Puppies, Cane Hill, Bad Omens, Blacktop Mojo, Awake At Last, Stone Broken, and The Jacks.

September 30: Nine Inch Nails, Deftones, Ice Cube, Primus, Billy Idol, Action Bronson, Clutch, Asking Alexandria, Yelawolf, The Sword, Glassjaw, The Fever 333, Monster Magnet, Spirit Animal, The Dose, and The Breton Sound.

Fozzy Announce Tour With Adelitas Way, Stone Broken, & The Stir

Fozzy have announced a headlining tour with Adelitas Way, Stone Broken, and The Stir. You can see the dates for that run below.

Tour Dates:

08/24 Atlanta, GA – Smith’s Olde Bar (no Adelitas Way/Stone Broken)
08/26 Huntsville, AL – Sidetracks Music Hall
08/29 Clarksville, TN – O’Connor’s
08/31 Little Rock, AR – The Revolution Music Room
09/06 Omaha, NE – The Waiting Room
09/07 Des Moines, IA – Val Air Ballroom
09/08 Minneapolis, MN – First Avenue
09/09 Fargo, ND – Sanctuary
09/12 St. Louis, MO – Delmar Hall
09/13 Indianapolis, IN – Vogue
09/14 Ft. Wayne, IN – Piere’s
09/15 Columbus, OH – Newport Music Hall
09/16 Cincinnati, OH – Bogart’s
09/18 Louisville, KY – Mercury Ballroom (no Stone Broken)
09/19 Charlotte, NC – The Underground
09/20 Jacksonville, NC – Tarheel Concert Lounge
09/21 Huntington, WV – Planetfest at Riverfront Park
09/22 Greenville, SC – The Firmament
09/25 Savannah, GA – The Stage on Bar
09/27 Lake Buena Vista, FL – House of Blues
09/28 Tampa, FL – The Orpheum (no Stone Broken)
09/29 Ft. Lauderdale, FL – The Culture Room (no Stone Broken)

Avenged Sevenfold, Limp Bizkit, Papa Roach, Etc. Set For 2018 Rock Allegiance Festival

The lineup has been revealed for the 2018 Rock Allegiance festival. The event will take place on October 6 at BB&T Pavilion & Wiggins Waterfront Park in Camden, NJ, and the following artists have been booked: Avenged Sevenfold, Limp Bizkit, Papa Roach, Skillet, Bullet For My Valentine, Beartooth, Insane Clown Posse, Gwar, Of Mice & Men, Fozzy, Bad Wolves, The Fever 333, From Ashes To New, Knocked Loose, Sylar, Bad Omens, Devour The Day, Blacktop Mojo, and Stone Broken.

Devin Townsend Project, Suicide Silence, Etc. Added To 2017 UK Download Festival

Devin Townsend Project, Code Orange, Max & Iggor Cavalera Return To Roots, SikTh, Suicide Silence, Krokodil, Orange Goblin, Machine Gun Kelly, Sick Puppies, Nothing Morez The Raven Age, Yonaka, Blackwater Conspiracy, Perturbator, Otherkin, Drones, The Fallen State, Love Zombies, Blackwaters, Tax The Heat, and Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown have all been added to the UK Download Festival. The event will take place on June 9-11 at Castle Donington, and the previously announced acts can be seen below.

Steel Panther, A Day To Remember, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Suicidal Tendencies, Creeper, Baroness, Anathema, In Flames, Wednesday 13, Alestorm, Kvelertak, The Charm The Fury, Northlane, The Devil Wears Prada, Hacktivist, State Champs, Trash Boat, Moose Blood, Junior, Normandie, The King Blues, Touché Amoré, The Cadillac Three, Grove Street Families, The Lounge Kittens, Aaron Buchanan & The Cult Classics, Dinosaur Pile-Up, Idles, The Contortionist, She Must Burn, Venom Prison, Fizzy Blood, M O S E S, Stone Broken, Brutai, The LaFontaines, Holding Absence, Dead Label, Like A Storm, Devilskin, Blood Youth, I The Mighty, Dead!, Sabaton, Casey, Red Sun Rising, Wallflower, System Of A Down Prophets Of Rage, Five Finger Death Punch, Mastodon, Motionless In White, Biffy Clyro, AFI, Pierce The Veil, Of Mice & Men, Aerosmith, Alter Bridge, Airbourne, Fozzy, Sum 41, Rob Zombie, Slayer, Good Charlotte, Coheed And Cambria, Opeth, Clutch, Ministry, DevilDriver, Wakrat, Red Fang, The Dead Daisies, Sleeping With Sirens, Simple Plan, Four Year Strong, The Story So Far, Basement, Issues, Every Time I Die, Crown The Empire, Knuckle Puck, Astroid Boys, The One Hundred, Greywind, Exodus, Lost Society, and God Damn.