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Slam Dunk Interview: Acoda

Damon Tang (vocals & guitars), drummer Jake Crawford and Stephen Crook (vocals & bass) gave an insight into Acoda’s influences, goals and what it feels like being at this year’s Slam Dunk Festival, before heading off to the Download Festival.

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Furyon added to this year’s Download Festival

Although the final Download Festival 2012 poster was revealed yesterday and they stated the line-up was complete, Furyon have sneaked their way in at the end for an exclusive acoustic performance on the Jagermeister Stage. The band will be performing on closing day, 10th June. The band commented: “Furyon are delighted to be booked for […]

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Bill Ward releases new statement, will not be involved in upcoming Black Sabbath shows

Bill Ward has released a new statement on his official website to inform fans that he will not be performing at the upcoming Black Sabbath shows. The full statement is available to read below but Bill also mentions that he had been asked to participate “minimally” at this year’s Download Festival but does not believe […]

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Heaven’s Basement announce Download Festival warm up shows in Scotland and support slot with Halestorm

Heaven’s Basement have announced that they will be performing four warm up shows in Scotland prior to their performance at this year’s Download Festival. Alongside this announcement, the band have also been confirmed to support Halestorm on their 2012 headlining run of the UK later this year. Drummer Chris Rivers took time out from the […]

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Biffy Clyro announce festival warm up show, 24 hour webcam of recording studio to be made available

Biffy Clyro have announced that they will perform a special one-off festival warm up show in Swindon on Friday, 8th June at the Oasis Centre. The band will be performing at this year’s Download Festival, Isle Of Wight and Rockness. The band have also revealed that they will be giving fans 24-hour access to the […]

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Seven Deadly to headline the Takeover stage at this year’s Download Festival

Seven Deadly have announced that they will headline this year’s The Boardie Takeover stage at Download Festival on the 7th June. The stage will feature four bands and two DJs to kick off the festival before the main festival starts the following day. Bassist Bobby Town (BobbySeven) says “We are absolutely stoked to have been […]

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Black Sabbath to release Iron Man: The Best Of Black Sabbath in June

Black Sabbath have announced that they will release a compilation album titled ‘Iron Man: The Best Of Black Sabbath’ on the 4th June, ahead of their headline performance at this year’s Download Festival. The fourteen track album will feature tracks from 1970’s debut ‘Black Sabbath,’ follow up ‘Paranoid,’ 1971’s ‘Master Of Reality,’ 1972’s ‘Volume 4,’ […]

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