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Three More Bands Confirmed For Download Festival 2011

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The organizers of Britain's Download Festival has announced that three more bands have been confirmed for this year's event. The biggest announcement comes in the form of The Darkness, who have recently reunited and are expected to be releasing a new album by the end of the year.

Also confirmed for festival are Funeral For A Friend and Kverlatak. The event takes place at Donington Castle from June 10th - 12th and will feature the following lineup:

Def Leppard (Headliner)
System Of A Down (Headliner)
Linkin Park (Headliner)
Avenged Sevenfold
Bullet For My Valentine
Rob Zombie
Alice Cooper
Black Stone Cherry
Alter Bridge
The Cult
Thin Lizzy
Cheap Trick
All That Remains
Hollywood Undead
The Gaslight Anthem
Bowling For Soup
Twisted Sister
The Devil Wears Prada
Bring Me The Horizon
Blackveil Brides
The Damned Things
The Darkness
Funeral For A Friend
Escape The Fate
Asking Alexandria
Madina Lake
Duff McKagan's Loaded
Mr. Big
Masters Of Reality
Sacred Mother Tongue
Straight Line Stitch
Frank Turner
The King Blues
Rise To Remain
Trash Talk
Jameson Raid

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1. Peyton writes:

McKagan is misspelled...
I want to go so bad! It's goning to be amazing!

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2. n0thinghead writes:

quite the Meh fest but its saved by its diversity.

oz: if u go, lemme know how pendulum and the damned things do.

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3. Diamond Oz writes:

I won't be going to Download this year mate, I don't feel like having my tent set on fire by pill heads :P I will be seeing The Damned Things at Graspop though so I'll get back to you about them.

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4. Toki writes:

The only reason i might go is for SOAD cuz idk when they will be breakin up again :P suprized they were playin here

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