Download rocks the weekend

The Download festival takes place this weekend – 8-10 June at Donington Park in Leicestershire. The Prodigy, Metallica and Black Sabbath headline the main stage, joined by by dubstep heroes Chase And Status and hard rockers Biffy Clyro, Soundgarden and Megadeth.…


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Sonisphere diaries

Last weekend’s Sonisphere festival at Knebworth boasted one of the best bills of the year for your more open-minded rock fan. Find out how PRS for Music set list collector Gareth Kelly got on in the mosh pit...