The 2020 edition of Download UK festival has officially been canceled due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The event was set to take place on June 12-14 at Castle Donington, with headlining performances by Iron Maiden, KISS and System Of A Down with additional bands such as Deftones, Korn, The Offspring, Disturbed, Gojira, Alestorm, Black Veil Brides, Daughtry, and Of Mice & Men and many more. The festival organizers announced the cancelation in a statement on Facebook.Continue reading →
Anthony’s Vincent’s awesome 10 Second Songs YouTube channel is at it again. For some bonus content, Anthony has shared crooner Joji’s amazing song ‘Run’ in ten styles such as Black Sabbath, System of A Down, Jimi Hendrix, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Marvin Gaye, Hiatus Kaiyote, Michael Jackson, Jeff Buckley, Boys II Men, a call out to comedian Michael Winslow of Police Academy movie fame, and more. Ten Second Songs puts out new videos every 10th and 20th f the month and is also on Patreon, so go and show that support.Continue reading →
Due to overwhelming demand, a second stadium show has been added to the System of A Down, Korn, Faith No More, Helmet, and Russian Circlesconcert of “Galactic Proportions”. The concerts will take place at Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, May 22nd and 23rd. The presale is live now and the public on-sale takes place for both this Friday on February 7th. Watch the teaser now!
Welp, the truth is out there. System of A Down, Korn, Faith No More, Helmet, and Russian Circles will take part in a one-off concert of “Galactic Proportions” according to a video the band shared. The concert will take place at Banc of California Stadium in Los Angeles, May 22nd. The presale is live now and the public on-sale takes place this Friday on February 7th. Watch the teaser now! Continue reading →
The plot thickens in the mystery of the Faith No More, Korn, System of A Down social media teasers with an astronaut on a spacewalk. Now both Helmet and Russian Circles, each leaders in their sub-genres have also posted the image with a one-word caption, “Monday”. Helmet can be said to be a major influence of the three headliners. As we mentioned in our earlier story, Wolverine Killsis suggesting it will be a full tour package. We will bring you more news on this as it is revealed. Continue reading →
Strange things are afoot at the Circle K, but also in the metal world as three legend status bands are teasing something major! According to apublished report at Metal Insider, Faith No More, Korn, System of A Down have all shared the same graphic of a spaceman (see it below), teasing an announcement for Monday! (Editor’s note: Helmet and Russian Circles are now added.) Shockingly accurate music tour leaks siteWolverine Killsis suggesting it will be a tour! Whatever it is, it’s gonna be huge if those three bands are involved. Continue reading →
A bunch of new bands have already been added to the bill on this year’s Download UK Festival. The new acts include Alter Bridge, Bowling For Soup, The Darkness, The Distillers, Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes, Mastodon, Funeral For A Friend, The Menzingers, Employed To Serve, 3 Doors Down, Milk Teeth, Motionless In White, Holding Absence, Lacuna Coil, Loathe, Sepultura, Amaranthe, Cemetery Sun, Fire From The Gods, Gender Roles, Haken, Hatari, Heavy Lungs, Higher Power, JJ Wilde, Kill The Lights, Modern Error, Northlane, Press Club, Polyphia| The Raven Age, Renounced, Shvpes, Sleep Token, SULLII, The Glorious Sons, The Hara, The Skints, Tempt, Twin Temple, Thy Art Is Murder, Wage War, and Will Haven! Also announced are the Day And Stage Splits, WWE NXT UK returns, and Kerrang! Radio Hosts the Finding Fresh Blood contest for a chance to perform on The Avalanche Stage. 2020 Download headliners Iron Maiden (Legacy Of The Beast Tour), Kiss and System Of A Down this summer and takes place on 12 – 14 June 2020 at the spiritual home of rock in Donington Park, Leicestershire. Continue reading →