The metal event of the year just gets bigger and bigger...

More big names have been added to the bill of this year’s DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL.

Sum 41, Slayer, Cradle Of Filth, Monster Magnet and Million Dead are amongst the new additions to the line up, which already includes Metallica, Linkin Park, Korn, Slipknot, Hives and [/a], [a], [/a] and [a].

Taking place on June 5-6, Download at Donington’s Game On stage will also feature the biggest skate and BMX display in the UK.

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