Metal bash set to kick off at Donington Park

Faith No More and Korn are set to play on the first day of this year’s Download festival, set to take place at Donington Park today (June 12).

Fresh from their headline show at the O2 Academy Brixton in London on Wednesday (June 10), Faith No More will headline the Main Stage at the bash after Korn‘s performance.

Other acts playing on the Main Stage today include the recently-reformed Limp Bizkit and Billy Talent.

The Second Stage is scheduled to see performances from acts including headliners Motley Crue, as well as Lacuna Coil and Opeth.

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