Download 2007 featured an Indian band. It was later revealed the bands would be Enter Shikari and. On 19 May, it was revealed in an interview with Andy Copping on Music Channel that there would be secret sets. American heavy metal band reportedly broke the festival record for the most happening during one song, with a reported 29 pits happening at once. The headliners were Friday , Saturday and Sunday.
The Dog invited the entire roster to do a show at Download 2015 but excluded the current Progress Champion. Archived from on 29 May 2008. Reactions to being announced as headliners were very mixed. The 2004 event was also notable for several last minute hitches. On 15 February and were confirmed as the other two main stage headliners, as well as 5 more bands confirmed a few hours later. Security for the festival has constantly been undertaken by professional crowd management specialists Showsec, although the campsite area has had various contractors throughout.
The original headliners were Iron Maiden and , although the latter pulled out and were replaced by. It was later revealed that they had cancelled all of their Summer shows to finish recording their new album. Archived from on 8 June 2009. Main Stage The main stage was situated in the centre of the arena with crowd control moving around it, and was the largest of all three stages, the safety barriers used at this stage were in a T shape so as to avoid crowd crush in the middle. Before me, a nonplussed, earplugged infant was held aloft. The ran for the second year in a row on Thursday 10 June. Archived from on 13 October 2012.
Initially, of and of were asked to perform their cover of by and , but the former friends refused the offer to perform the cover as they had recently fallen out. Archived from on 15 December 2012. On 22 March 2015, the Download Dog made an appearance at a show in London. On 22 May, , who were confirmed to play on Jake's stage on Saturday, pulled out due to undisclosed reasons; they were replaced by. Both Moses and were also forced to pull out of their scheduled sets on Friday and Sunday respectively due to illness on both counts. Slayer were replaced on the main stage by , who were scheduled to play the second stage. Bad weather on Friday night and Saturday left the Arena, Village and campsites extremely muddy.
So far five bands have been announced including headliners , , and the lineup reads as follows: Friday 9 June Main Stage Main Stage 2 Warbird Stage Spitfire Stage Dead! Registered users can also use our to download files directly from all file hosts where it was found on. By Saturday, The Village area was mainly mud with a bit of straw laid down near the entrance to the Blue Campsite. Comedian Bob Slayer, who is a regular on the comedy stage at Download, broke his neck doing a wheelie bin crowd surf stunt whilst entertaining at the festival. In next page click regular or free download and wait certain amount of time usually around 30 seconds until download button will appead. This year's bands were selected by the Takeover team, Hevs and Phil Friday 12 June Main Stage Zippo Encore Stage The Maverick Stage Jake's Stage Dog's Bed Stage The One Hundred Decade Allusondrugs E of E Beasts Saturday 13 June Main Stage Zippo Encore Stage The Maverick Stage Jake's Stage Dog's Bed Stage Heart of a Coward Geyser The Pink Slips Dolomite Minor Emp! Both acts were to perform twice over the weekend, on the Zippo Encore and Jägermeister Acoustic stages.
Also Download was to be a Monsters of Rock for the 21st century and the internet would provide connectivity with its audience. The official Download Festival website even featured him as an artist on their site. This is an easiest way to send files to someone who cannot accept them live. They performed one song known as 'Return to Harmony' before leaving the stages. The unknown band 'Iceman Thesis' were subtly added to the lineup poster in the buildup to the event.
They became the first band from India to make it to Donington. On 9 June, were announced as Ratt's replacement. Goldsboro were due to be playing at the festival, but on 19 February they confirmed they would not be able to perform. Although adequate, numbers were limited and the location of the campsite meant that getting from tents to the arena was quite a hike. Archived from on 21 September 2010. Rather than run as a single day event Download was initially a two-day event, expanding to three days in 2005. On 12 April 2012, Download Festival announced on their website, official Facebook page and official Twitter page that the main stage will be named after who died a week earlier.
Archived from on 12 November 2007. The Thursday night of the 2009 festival also saw the night. On 3 June, Andy Copping confirmed that would be pulling out of the festival and that they would be replaced by. Also the conditions in the camping and arena meant that many fans who required disabled access were left stuck in the mud requiring help from their fellow fans to reach their destination, or even the toilets, often with little to no help from organisers. Rock's no-show allowed two bands following him, and , to play longer sets. Archived from on 30 December 2006. This would become a recurring feature in future years.