Download 2009 completes its line-up

Crowds at Download Festival 2008 by Shirlaine Forrest
Crowds at Download Festival 2008 by Shirlaine Forrest

27 new bands have been added to the Download Festival line-up as organisers ready the event, which kicks off in just 16 days time.

Saturday’s second stage has been bolstered with the additions of In Case Of Fire, Hardcore Superstar, Symphony Cult and The Crave, while Billy Boy On Poison will take on the Tuborg Stage.

Bleed From Within and Sleepcurve are also set for the Tuborg Stage, playing on the Friday, while Sabbat will play on the closing day.

New for 2009, the Red Bull Bedroom Jam Stage will have Blackhole, New Device, Outcry Collective, Tripswitch and The Instigators on the Friday and The Ghost Of A Thousand, People In Planes, The Auteur, 13 Riots, Forever Never, The Computers and Serpico on the Saturday.

While Flood Of Red, Attack! Attack!, Logan, Fei Comodo, Jett Black, Million Dollar Reload and Raucous Jays will all play the stage on the Sunday.

Download Festival 2009 will take place at Donington Park, Castle Donington from 12-14 June with Faith No More, Slipknot and Def Leppard set to headline.

Click here to see the latest Download line-up.

Weekend tickets without camping are available for £135 with day tickets available for £65.

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