Tag Archives: Download Festival

Iron Maiden Begin Download Festival Set with Spitfire Flyover

An Iron Maiden show is always an epic production, and their recent set at Download in the U.K. was no exception. To kick off the proceedings, the metal heavyweights had a Spitfire fighter plane zip over the crowd at Donington … Continue reading

Evile Interviewed At Download Festival

GetYourRockOut.com recently conducted an interview with British thrashers EVILE and their producer Russ Russell at this year’s Download festival, which was held in early June at Donington Park in Leicestershire, U.K. Russell manned the boards for Evile’s third full-length album, … Continue reading

The Bloodline Better-Late-than-Never Blog

Download Festival 2010, Third and Final Day—Sunday, June 13: Part I Yeah, yeah, we know—we’re a day late (give or take a month!) and a dollar short on this one, but, unless you were one of the reported 120,000 people … Continue reading

Download Festival Day 1

Friday, June 11 Download Bound! With the eight-hour time difference between Phoenix and London kicking in hard, I didn’t mind that getting up at 8 a.m. on Friday was tougher than usual! Four cups of coffee and a hearty British … Continue reading

Jackson at Download!

Lamb of God’s Mark Morton onstage at Download ’09. The Download Festival in England is not only one of metal’s biggest festivals, it’s also one of the genre’s most famous—and rightfully so. Held at Donington Park, this year’s three-day extravaganza … Continue reading