The Isle of Wight Festival is on this weekend but metalheads will be more interested in Download 2017. Here we look at the Download Festival 2017 dates, line-up and TV coverage. Watch live coverage of Glastonbury 2017.

Download 2017 dates and line-up

This year’s festival takes place 9-11 June at Donington Park, Derby.

Here is the Download 2017 line-up in terms of the headliners for each day:


  • System of a Down
  • Prophets of Rage
  • Five Finger Death Punch
  • Mastodon
  • Sabaton


  • Biffy Clyro
  • A Day To Remember
  • AFI
  • Pierce The Veil
  • Of Mice & Men
  • Sikth


  • Aerosmith
  • Alter Bridge
  • Steel Panther
  • Airbourne
  • In Flames
  • The Cadillac Three
  • Orange Goblin
  • Fozzy

How to watch Download Festival 2017 on TV & Online

Sadly there's not a lot of coverage for Download Festival 2017 this year. However, there is a few things you can watch on TV via various channels. Here's what's on related to Download 2017.

Can't Wait For Download Festival! - 8 June, 11pm, MTV Rocks

Wish I Was At Download Festival! - 9 June, 12pm, MTV Rocks

Download Festival 2017: The Line Up - 10 June, 3pm, Kerrang!

Both MTV Rocks and Kerrang! are available via Sky. Also find out more about Sky Q and read our Sky Q review.