Big names join Download 2006 bill

They include some grunge legends

Funeral For A Friend and grunge legends Alice In Chains are among the latest bands to be confirmed for Download 2006.

They will join headliners Guns N’ Roses, Metallica and Tool at the summer event, which is set to take place at Donington Park between June 9-11.

Other new acts confirmed for the bash are Coheed & Cambria, Ginger & The Sonic Circus, Sikth, Alexisonfire, Zebrahead, Throwdown, The All-American Rejects, God Forbid, Bleeding Through, Protest The Hero and Engerica.

Other big names on the bill include Korn, The Prodigy, Deftones, Clutch, Trivium and Bullet For My Valentine.

The full list of bands playing reads:

Tool (June 9 headliners)

Metallica (June 10 headliners)

Guns N’Roses (June 11 headliners)

Deftones

Korn

The Prodigy

Funeral For A Friend

Trivium

Bullet For My Valentine

The All-American Rejects

Coheed & Cambria

Alter Bridge

Lacuna Coil

Soulfly

Arch Enemy

Cradle Of Filth

36 Crazyfists

Stone Sour

Alice in Chains

Alexisonfire

Sikth

Within Temptation

Inme

Eighteen Visions

Hatebreed

Aiden

Clutch

Ginger & the Sonic Circus

Bloodsimple

Bleeding Through

Soilwork

God Forbid

Zebrahead

Throwdown

Engerica

To My Surprise

Protest The Hero

For ticket availability go to NME.COM/Gigs.