The shortlists for this month's UK Festival Awards have been announced and fans now have one week to make a difference in a second round of voting.
Voting is now open for the UK Festival Awards 2008, giving you the definitive say on another amazing festival year.
According to the Daily Star Kid Rock's last minute Download cancellation was due to a lack of facilities for his band, not illness as organisers had claimed.
Lethal Bizzle claims to be have been targeted by racists at this year's Download festival.
Lost Prophets brought Download festival to a spectacular close as they celebrated playing to their biggest ever crowd with strobes, explosions and flames.
The Offspring brought the second day of Download to a close but it was down to Bullet For My Valentine and drum n bass outfit Pendulum to steal the show.
Can we possibly handle any more rock? Of course we can! We'll be blogging live from Donington Racetrack until the festival rocks through the chequered flag...
Despite a heaven-load of bottles, loo rolls and Muller Rices, Lethal Bizzle leaves the Download crowd chanting for more.
Download returns with a myriad of metal monsters, plenty of rock royalty and even a brand new site. So don your black attire as we keep you up-to-date with the biggest rock event of the year...
Spitting blood, pyrotechnics and flying band members make the opening night of Download one that few will forget in a hurry.
With KISS' glam out of the way it's time to get back to the real rock acts. We'll be blogging every sweaty minute from Donington Racetrack - just jump in and enjoy the ride...
Download festival's director, John Probyn, has asked the official website's users not to blame him for this year's line-up.
This weekend sees the first major festivals of the year in Download and Isle Of Wight Festival. No surprises then that it's going to rain.
KISS have likened themselves to herpes just hours before they're set to take the main stage at Download.
Download fans will attempt to set a new world record this weekend for the most people wearing KISS make-up ever.
Lacuna Coil's Christina Scabbia will join Apocalyptica on the main stage on the Sunday (15 June) of Download for a special performance of 'SOS (anything But Love)'.
Lethal Bizzle has been confirmed as one of the latest editions for this year's Download Festival.
Download is to move to nearby Donington Park this year in a move designed to improve the festival for fans.
Saxon, Voodoo Six, The Galvatrons and Fighting With Wire are among the latest acts confirmed for Download.
The Wildhearts, Kids In Glass, Black Tide, Kill Hannah and Rival Schools Houses are among the latest acts confirmed for Downlooad.
Testament, Municipal Waste and Trigger The Bloodshed have all been confirmed for this year's Download Festival.
Pendulum are among the six latest additions for this year's Download Festival which takes place at Donington Park, Castle Donington from 13-15 June.
Chris Cornell has cancelled his Download Festival appearance as well as the rest of his European tour.
Biffy Clyro, Bullet For My Valentine, Fightstar, Madina Lake and Seether are the latest acts confirmed for Download 2008.
Kid Rock is set to make his UK festival debut at Download.
Jimmy Eat World, Chris Cornell, Korn frontman Jonathon Davis, 36 Crazy Fists and Job For A Cowboy have been confirmed for Download 2008.
Organisers have announced four more names for this year's Download Festival which takes place at Donington Park, Leicestershire 13-15 June.
Tickets for Download 2008 went on sale this morning. Get yours now!
Kiss, The Offspring and Lost Prophets have been confirmed as headliners for this year's Download.
Judas Priest looks likely to be performing at this year's Download festival.