The legendary Download Festival had to cancel their 2020 installment, but like many other festivals, they’re taking things digital and hosting their festival online next month.

Download’s YouTube channel will be hosting its virtual festival from June 12-14 and feature a number of performances with KISS, Iron Maiden and System of a Down acting as headliners. Other artists to be highlighted in the virtual festival include Alter Bridge, Black Veil Brides, Bush, Deftones, Disturbed, Fozzy, Killswitch Engage, Korn, Mastodon, Steel Panther, The Offspring, The Pretty Reckless, Volbeat and many more.

In addition to performances, the virtual Download Festival will also feature exclusive interviews and other interactive content. A full list can be viewed in the trailer below!


Iron Maiden – July 26, 2019 – Barclays Center – Brooklyn, NY

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