Lamb Of God, Billy Idol and Black Veil Brides among 18 new additions for Download Festival

Raft of new names added to line-up for 2015 event

The latest names on the line-up for Download Festival 2015 have been announced.

As previously reported, Muse, Kiss and Slipknot will headline the event with new additions Lamb Of God, Rise Against and Black Veil Brides joining them. Every Time I Die, Clutch and Billy Idol are also new on the bill.

Ice T’s metal band Body Count are also set to appear at Donington Park between June 12-14, as too will Eagles Of Death Metal, Parkway Drive and Hollywood Undead. Other new additions include Mallory Knox, Godsmack, Motionless In White, Madball, Dragonforce, Backyard Babies, Northlane, HEAT and Crown The Empire.

Earlier this year it was announced that Enter Shikari, Judas Priest, Faith No More and Marilyn Manson will appear at Download 2015 alongside Slash and Mötley Crüe.

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

Visit for more information.