MELBOURNE, AU (Dec 2, 2019) – With Christmas only weeks away, we have the perfect stocking fillers for you and all your heavy music loving mates… write those letters to Santa and request your tickets to the official Download sideshows!
Deftones, Ministry, In Flames, Testament, The HU are all serving up extra shows for you as well as playing Download festival in Melbourne and Sydney!
Industrial metal pioneers Ministry bring their synth pop heavy repertoire to Download 2020. Fourteen studio albums since their inception in 1981, including their seminal LPs Twitch, The Land Of Rape and Honey and The Mind Is A Terrible Thing To Taste and their mainstream breakthrough LP Psalm 69: The Way to Succeed and The Way to Suck Eggs, have cemented Ministry as one of the most consistent prolific heavy artists of modern times. With a new line up, incredibly full sound, and some might say a return to the roots of Ministry, the band is prepared to release a record that is socially relevant and sonically effective.
Darkcell are one of Australia's fastest rising acts and will open for Ministry in their hometown. Formed in Brisbane in 2012, the band has performed over 220 shows to date. Packing stadium level hooks and a loud, abrasive and industrial rock sound, they have been tagged as a ‘modern day Kiss’. Larger than life stage show, party vibes and dance grooves give a fun atmosphere and keep fans coming back for more.
Tuesday, March 24
The Tivoli, Brisbane QLD
with special guests Darkcell
TICKETS ON SALE 11AM (LOCAL) FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6
My Live Nation pre-sale begins 11am Wednesday, December 4 until 10am Friday, December 6