It’s finally here – Download Festival announce HUGE 2018 Line-up

November 10, 2017

Metal fans, it’s time to get back to the pit!

After months of rumours and leaked line-up posters, Download have FINALLY shared the news we’ve been waiting to hear: Download Festival is coming to Australia, complete with a massive line-up filled with international and local acts.

Leading the bill is a throwback to 90s metal, with Korn, Limp Bizkit and supergroup Prophets of Rage headlining the festival.

Taking place at Melbourne’s Flemington Racecourse next March, there’ll be stack of other international artists joining the line-up including Mastodon, Good Charlotte, Suicidal Tendencies, Gojira, Of Mice & Men and more!

There’s no shortage of local talent, with seasoned metal heads Northlane, Trophey Eyes and King Parrot a small taste of the Aussie metal talent which is on offer. With 28 acts on the line-up and close to a third of them being Australian, there’s plenty of artists for you to feast your ears on!

Tickets are going live at 9am Thursday November 16th, and you definitely don’t want to miss out on this chance to see so many big names across so many stages! For all the deets on the line-up and dates (and also the Donnington Download Festival 2017 after movie to get you PUMPED for 2018) check below!

Download Festival Australia 2018 Lineup

Korn (Only Australian Show)
Prophets Of Rage
Limp Bizkit
Mastodon
Good Charlotte
NOFX
Suicidal Tendencies
Gojira
Amon Amarth
Arch Enemy
Falling In Reverse
Neck Deep
Sabaton
Hot Water Music
Of Mice & Men
The Story So Far
Northlane
Trophy Eyes
Nails
Issues
Bad Cop/Bad Cop
Ocean Grove
Psycroptic
King Parrot
Clowns
Chase Atlantic
Cursed Earth
Alpha Wolf

Download Festival Australia 2018
Tickets on sale 9am AEDT Thursday, 16th November

Saturday, 24th March
Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne (18+)
Tickets: Official Website

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