Korn added to Download 2007

Velvet Revolver also join the bill

Korn have been added to the line-up for Download 2007.

Also confirmed for the heavy rock festival are Velvet Revolver, Dragon Force, Devildriver, Lamb Of God and Dimmu Borgir.

They will join the headliners My Chemical Romance, Linkin Park and Iron Maiden.

Korn singer Jonathan Davis, who was replaced by a host of guest vocalists after falling ill before the band’s set last year, said in a statement: “I am so looking forward to coming to the Download Festival this year. I was heartbroken to pull out last time. I will definitely make up for missing the last one. You can expect and amazing Korn show.”

The festival will take place on June 8, 9, 10 at Donnington Park.

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