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Download headliners announced

Download Festival announces My Chemical Romance, Linkin Park and Iron Maiden as headliners.

The event, held at Donnington and taking place on June 8th, 9th and 10th, will see MCR top the bill on Friday, Linkin Park on Saturday and Maiden closing it up on Sunday. My Chemical Romance’s Frank Lero said “There really are no words to describe that honour. I just can’t wait to play”.

Bruce Dickinson said “Our fans know that Donington is a special place for Maiden (they headlined the Monsters Of Rock festival there three times) and we are all looking forward to getting back there for a fourth time”.

The tickets for the event go on sale today.