Download 2014

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Download 2014 is go! Check back over the weekend for all the latest reviews, news and photos from the site.

Check out promoter Andy Copping’s picks of Friday’s bill here.

Miss May I and Crossfaith: Main Stage, Friday

Powerman 5000 and Skindred, Main Stage

Rival Sons and The Temperance Movement, Zippo Encore Stage

The Answer, Quicksand, Letlive, Zippo Encore and Pepsi Max stages

News: Letlive’s Butler plays through pain barrier

Anathema, Pepsi Max Stage

Royal Blood, Skindred, Turbowolf.

Black Label Society and Within Temptation

NEWS: Within Temptation - Xzibit had to Google us

Bad Religion, Baby Godzilla

Opeth, Pepsi Max Stage

Rob Zombie, Main Stage

The Offspring, Zippo Encore Stage

Avenged Sevenfold, Main Stage


NEWS: King 810 cancel Download show after airport arrests

NEWS: More bad news, as Upon A Burning Body cancel due to illness.

Andy Copping selects the ‘must see’ acts from Saturday’s bill.

While She Sleeps, Bury Tomorrow, Main Stage

The Boss Hoss, Chevelle, The Dirty Youth, Press To Meco

Skid Row, Twenty One Pilots, Zippo Encore Stage

Arcane Roots, Lonely The Brave, Marmozets, Pepsi Max Stage

Bring Me The Horizon, Killswitch Engage, Main Stage

Sikth, Red Bull Stage

Monster Magnet, Orange Goblin, Zippo Encore Stage

Behemoth, Pepsi Max Stage

Fall Out Boy, Main Stage

Linkin Park, Main Stage


Andy Copping’s top picks from Sunday’s bill

Buckcherry, Winger, Graveltones, Red Dragon Cartel

Volbeat, Black Stone Cherry

Joe Bonamassa, Richie Sambora, Main Stage

Sepultura, Sabatan, Zippo Encore Stage

Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals

Steel Panther, Main Stage

Alter Bridge, Main Stage

Aerosmith, Main Stage