Muse revealed as second Download Festival 2015 headliner

Faith No More will provide main support while Marilyn Manson confirmed as Second Stage headliner

Muse have been confirmed as the second headline act for Download Festival 2015.

The British rock trio will headline the Saturday night of next year’s event, which runs between June 12-14. This will mark Muse’s first time as Download headliners while Faith No More have been confirmed as the main support on the festival’s second night.

Speaking about his band’s upcoming appearance, Muse issued the following statement: “We’re really looking forward to Download. We’ve never played the festival before so it’s going to be really special.”

In addition to Muse and Faith No More, it has also been confirmed that Marilyn Manson will headline the second stage at Download Festival 2015 on June 13. The identity of the final headliners are expected to be announced later this week.

Muse, Faith No More and Marilyn Manson join Slipknot on the line-up for Download 2015. The masked metal band were confirmed as Friday night headliners yesterday alongside support act Judas Priest.

Download Festival 2014 took place at Donington Park between June 13-15 this year with headline performances from Avenged Sevenfold, Aerosmith and Linkin Park.