Today, the extensive lineup for the upcoming ‘Download Paris’ festival was announced and the list includes some amazing musicians. The festival takes place the weekend of June 15th-18th at the Base Aérienne 217 in Brétigny-sur-Orge, France.
Ever since the festival was created in the eighties, this rock and heavy metal fueled event has become a mecca for metalheads in the UK. Download has made it abundantly clear that the 2018 festival will be jam-packed. Last year, the festival had performances by System of the Down, Linkin Park and Blink-182. This upcoming year will take one step further and bring even more of heavy rock fans favorites to the stage. Three of its major headliners include Marilyn Manson. He will be followed by a massive set from Guns N’Roses who are making a stop during their “Not In This Lifetime” tour. Ozzy Osbourne will take the stage too.
For those metalheads who want to go even further to see their favorite heavy metal favorites, Download Festival will make its Australian debut with performances from Prophets of Rage, Limp Bizkit, and Korn. The festival is going global so fans everywhere can enjoy it.
UPDATE (2/15): Download Festival Paris has announced 71 new bands to the lineup, including Jonathan Davis of Korn, Volbeat, Baroness, Thrice and many more. See the full flyer below.
The price for the weekend festival varies. Day passes start at 69 € while weekend passes start at 165 € and go up to 224 € depending if fans want to experience the whole four days or just three. For the complete list of ticket prices, check out Download Paris’s official website. There is also VIP passes available to purchase which includes and unique experience at the festival includes entrance without the waiting, access to VIP areas, discount on goodies and much more.
For the complete list and dates of how the festival will run, click on the official website above.
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