Slash, Megadeth and Kyuss Lives! confirmed for Download 2012

With the recent announcements that Soundgarden would be appearing at the 2012 edition of the Download Festival and Little Angels had reformed especially for the event, the line-up has gained a few more quality additions…and Steel Panther.

Also now confirmed for the UK festival are Megadeth, the legendary Slash and stoner band Kyuss Lives Рeffectively a full-blown Kyuss reunion band, bar Josh Homme.  Also appearing are the comedy glam band Steel Panther and popular punks Rise Against.

The festival takes place at Donington Park between 8th-10th June and will be headlined by Metallica, The Prodigy and the original line-up of Black Sabbath.

Confirmed bands so far:
The Prodigy
Black Sabbath
Biffy Clyro
You Me At Six
Chase & Status
Tenacious D
Machine Head
Rise Against
Steel Panther
Five Finger Death Punch
Kyuss Lives
Billy Talent
Black Label Society
As I Lay Dying,
Reckless Love
Fear Factory
Ginger Wildheart
Lamb Of God
August Burns Red
Little Angels
Devin Townsend Project
Ugly Kid Joe