Fightstar and more to play Download Festival

Fightstar are set to play Download for the second consecutive year, heading up the latest slew of acts for the festival.

Bring Me The Horizon, Satind and Stone Gods are also set for the rock and heavy metal major as well as The Answer, Static X and Shinedown.

Other names confirmed today include Volbeat, Facecage, Sevendust, Go:Audio and Auger Bane.

Today’s additions join headliners Faith No More, Slipknot and Def Leppard as well as The Prodigy, Pendulum, Korn and many more.

Click here for the latest Download line-up.

Download Festival 2009 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.

Click here to buy Download 2009 tickets.