More names added to festival line-up...
11:15 17th February 2012

New batches of names have been announced for this year’s Download Festival.

NOFX, Killswitch Engage, Black Veil Brides, Nightwish and Shinedown have been added to the bill ahead of day tickets going on general sale today (Feb 17).

The new acts will accompany The Prodigy, Chase and Status, Metallica, Black Sabbath and Biffy Clyro who are already on the line up for this years event.

Download festival takes places in Donington Park from 8-10 June.

For more information about Download and all this summer's festivals, check out the Gigwise Festival Guide.

Tickets are on sale now. For more details and to buy Downlaod tickets, check out Gigwise Gig Tickets.

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