Metallica will headline the 2012 Download festival playing their self-titled fifth album (The Black Album) in its entirety.
Celebrating its tenth year, the festival will take place from June 08-10 with tickets going on sale at 9:00am Friday, November 18.
With another headline act to be announced tomorrow, along with shed loads of bands over the coming months, it’s time to start that countdown. Six months and 30 days to go…
In the meantime, head over to downloadfestival.co.uk/ for more info.