News: Marilyn Manson to play Download 2018


Marilyn Manson heads up the latest band announcement from Download festival which also includes Bullet For My Valentine, Parkway Drive, Rise Against, Babymetal, Alexisonfire, Black Veil Brides, Asking Alexandria, Neck Deep, Meshuggah, In This Moment, The Hives, Body Count Ft. Ice T, Mayday Parade, Dream State, WSTR and The Pink Slips.

Manson is playing Donington fresh from the release of his critically acclaimed new album Heaven Upside Down. The self proclaimed God of fuck has been back to his imperious best of late so this is great timing for the veteran rocker and the UK’s premier rock festival.

Devolution favourites In This Moment will be playing the UK again after having to pull shows earlier this year through illness.  Famed for their theatrical stage shows Maria Brink and the guys will fired up to play at the home of rock again.

This very strong announcement’s other highlights include djent trailblazers Meshuggah, the always hard hitting Body Count and post hard core legends Alexisonfire.  Dream State will be bringing their dark rock to the festival for the very first time.

Download festival 2018 will be held on June 8th – 10th