The hunt is on for a breaking band to play Download's main stage this year, with the winning act to play via a live broadcast from their bedroom.
As part of Red Bull Bedroom Jam stage, which will have performances from My Passion, Dissolved In and None The Less over the weekend, one lucky band will get the chance to play before Marilyn Manson takes to the stage for his set.
For the chance to have your band beamed live in front of thousands of Download fans, follow the following steps:
1. Upload your video to www.redbullbedroomjam.com Don’t worry about the quality, a mobile phone video of you playing in your bedroom will do – it’s the talent that counts.
2. Get your fans to log on and watch and rate your video.
3. The most popular artists get selected for a live-streamed performance on broadcast day, with the Red Bull Bedroom Jam crew collecting the musicians and selected mates and fans, before the winners rock out in front of the camera.
For this one off special, videos will have to be uploaded by Friday 5 June. The winners will then be informed on Monday 8 June.
Faith No More, Slipknot and Def Leppard will headline Download Festival 2009 which will take place at Donington Park, Castle Donington from 12-14 June.
Passes for the festival are on sale now priced at £135 for a weekend camping pass. Day tickets and Guest Area passes are also on sale.