Date: 05 Jun 2004 - 06 Jun 2004
Venue: Donington Park, UK
Following some complaints from people who went to last weekend's festival in Donington, Download has told VF that plans are already in the pipeline to iron out the creases for next year.
Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich has spoken about the illness which forced him to miss his band's headline slot at last week's Download Festival, and issued an offical message of thanks to the drummers that covered in his absence!
With drummer Lars Ulrich hospitalised a clutch of metal's finest drummers prevent Download Festival headliners Metallica cancelling at the last minute. Exclusive pictures here!
The Metallica drummer is apparently waiting for test results in a German hospital. It is understood that at present the remaining tour dates will go ahead until further notice.
With last year's debut proving to be one of the highlights of the year, Download 2004 had a lot to live up to! It wasn't without its fair share of problems, but all in all, we thought it was a great success!