Duff McKagan among new additions to the bill

Guns N’ Roses man Duff McKagan is to play this year’s Download Festiva.

The ex-bassist will play the Donington event with new group Loaded.

Opeth, You Me At Six and Lawnmower Deth are also among the latest additions to the bill for the festival which takes place between June 12-14.

Bands playing so far are:

Dir En Grey
Faith No More
Slipknot
Def Leppard
Korn
Marilyn Manson
Whitesnake
Limp Bizkit
Pendulum
ZZ Top
Motley Crue
The Prodigy
Dream Theater
Trivium
Killswitch Engage
Billy Talent
Dragonforce
Buck Cherry
Anvil
The Blackout
Devildriver
Five Finger Death Punch
Lawnmower Deth
Loaded
Meshuggah
Opeth
Steadlür
You Me At Six

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