Download Festival just got even louder with their third lineup announcement

Massive rock and metal festival Download has just announced its third lot of artists, adding to their already behemoth lineup. These new artists will christen the first ever Ascension stage at the festival.

The Ascension stage is set to be the place for up-and-coming heavy acts to prove themselves as future big hitters.

Bringing hard hitting sounds from some of the biggest names in classic rock and metal, this new lot of artists are jumping onto Download Festival’s already massive lineup

Download Festival is set to rock Aus in Sydney and Melbourne this March, featuring sets from music legends the likes of Ozzy Osbourne, The Amity Affliction and Slayer.

Download Australia takes place on Saturday March 9th in Parramatta Park, Sydney, and Monday March 11th in Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne. Grab your tickets right here.

Third lineup announcement

Justice For The Damned
Aversions Crown
Eat Your Heart Out
The Beautiful Monument


Ozzy Osbourne (Only Aus Shows)
Slayer (Final World Tour)
Judas Priest (Only Aus Shows)
Alice In Chains
Rise Against (Only Aus Shows)
The Amity Affliction (Only Aus Shows)
Sum 41 (Only Aus Shows)
Pennywise (Only Aus Shows)
Halestorm (Only Aus Shows)
Me First And The Gimme Gimmes
I Prevail
Thy Art Is Murder
Twelve Foot Ninja
Frenzal Rhomb
Luca Brasi
Code Orange
Fever 333
War On Women
Alien Weaponry
New Years Day
High Tension
Andy Black