When did System of a Down play download?

When did System of a Down play download?

Conceived as a follow-up to the legendary Monsters of Rock festival, which ran from 1980 to 1996 at Donington Park, the first Download Festival took place on 31st May and 1st June 2003 with the mighty Iron Maiden headlining the opening night and Audioslave topping the bill on the Sunday.

Who is playing at Download 2021?

Kiss will perform on the main stage on Friday, with Biffy Clyro performing Saturday, before System of a Down bring the festival to a close on Sunday. Other acts lined up include A Day To Remember, Deftones, Korn, Gojira, Rise Against, Mastodon, The Darkness, Funeral For a Friend, and Wayward Sons.

Is Download Festival 2021 going ahead?

Is Download Festival 2021 cancelled? Yes, Download Festival 2021 has been cancelled, but now organisers have announced a new, smaller festival pilot event, which is backed by the government.

Who headlined the first Download Festival?

2003. The first Download was held on 31 May – 1 June 2003. The original headliners were Iron Maiden and Limp Bizkit, although the latter pulled out and were replaced by Audioslave.

What year was the first Download Festival?

May 31, 2003Download Festival / First event date

What bands are playing at Download?

They are: Korn, Volbeat, Rise Against, Powerwolf, Wargasm, Steel Panther, The Darkness, Skillet, Baroness, Wednesday 13, Massive Wagons, The Last Internationale, Control the Storm, Descendents, Boston Manor, Trash Boat, Marianas Trench, Jamie Lenman, The Hara, Cemetery Sun, Dead Posey, Static Dress, Myles Kennedy, Twin …

Is Download Festival on this year?

It’s not too late – go grab ’em now. You’ll be able to catch all the bands above, plus headliners KISS, Iron Maiden, and Biffy Clyro, and loads more. Download Festival takes place on 10th-12th June 2022 in Donington Park.

Why is download called Download?

Download was initially a two-day event, expanding to three days in 2005. The name Download was chosen for the festival for two reasons. Downloading was a dirty word in the music industry at the time, due to file sharing, and rock is seen as a rebellious genre of music.

Has Download 2021 been Cancelled?

Canceled2021 Download Festival / Date

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