The music festival “Download Festival Japan 2022” will be held at Makuhari Messe in Chiba. The date is Sunday, August 14, 2022. The Download Festival is a rock music festival held every August in Donington Park, England, the “Rock Mecca”. Every year, tens of thousands of fans and a wide lineup of bands such as rock, punk, metal, hardcore, and classic rock gather. It first landed in Japan as “Download Japan” in March 2019 and was a great success with 20,000 people. Such “Download Japan” is back for the first time in three years.
SOULFLY and CODE ORANGE will be added to the final lineup of “Download Festival Japan 2022” and BAND-MAID will be the opening act! A special article about the event is also available!
“DOWNLOAD JAPAN” made its first landing in Japan in 2019 and was a huge success with 20,000 people. The final lineup of “DOWNLOAD JAPAN 2022” to be held at Makuhari Messe on August 14 has been announced!
Headliner Dream Theater will present a 110-minute live set, and the timetable will allow you to fully enjoy the charm of each artist. In addition, Jesper Stromblad of The Halo Effect, who is scheduled to appear this time, will not accompany the visiting members. Patrick Jansen, a founding member of The Haunted, will join as support.
Download Festival Japan 2022 <Event information>
Event title: “DOWNLOAD JAPAN 2022”
August 14, 2022 (Sun) Makuhari Messe, Chiba
Time: OPEN 9:30 / START 10:30
<DOWNLOAD JAPAN> In 2022 includes Dream Theater, Bullet for My Valentine, Mastodon, Steel Panther, Soulfly, At the Gates, Code Orange, and The Halo A total of 9 groups of BAND-MAID who act as effects and opening acts will appear. Headliner Dream Theater will perform a 110-minute set.
Download Festival Japan 2022 Tickets price:
VIP: 35,000 yen (entrance ticket + VIP benefits)
Standing: 18,000 yen (separately for 1 drink)
Download Festival Japan 2022 Timetable
9:45-10:15: BAND-MAID (Opening Act)
10:30-11:20: The Halo Effect
11:50-12:40: Code Orange
13:10-14:00: At The Gates
15:50-16:40: Steel Panther
18:30-19:30: Bullet For My Valentine
20:00-21:50: Dream Theater
Along with this announcement, the special article “Download Festival Japan 2022” published on Geki Rock has been updated! The biographies of the bands that have newly decided to appear are also added, so please check it out!
BAND-MAID (opening act)
Bullet For My Valentine
At The Gates
The Halo Effect
Download Festival is a rock music festival held every August in Donington Park, England, which is said to be the mecca of rock music. Every year, tens of thousands of fans and a wide lineup of bands such as rock, punk, metal, hardcore, and classic rock gather, and past headliners have included AC/DC, KISS, Metallica, Black Sabbath, The Prodigy, Rage Against The Machine, Slipknot, Linkin Park, and more.
<<Download Festival Japan 2022>>
“DOWNLOAD JAPAN 2022” The date is Sunday, August 14, 2022. DREAM THEATER, BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE, MASTODON, STEEL PANTHER, AT THE GATES, THE HALO EFFECT will appear
Time: OPEN 9:30 / START 10:30#DLJ22 pic.twitter.com/8AlUwyTNCn
— Mosi Sports (@mosisports) August 13, 2022
Download Festival made its first landing in Japan in March 2019 and was a huge success with 20,000 people. At Download Japan 2019, Judas Priest, the Metal God who decided to join Ozzy Osbourne, who was forced to cancel due to poor health, and Slayer, who gave a spectacular performance on the last stage in Japan, Ghost, and Sum 41. , Anthrax, Arch Enemy, Halestorm, amaranth, Man With A Mission, and Like A Storm appeared, and their energetic and powerful performances took Japanese rock fans into a frenzy.