Amidst The 2014 Download Festival Lineup Aerosmith Will Be There
After finishing up a South American tour last month, Aerosmith has now confirmed its first concert of 2014. The Boston bad boys will headline the third and final date of the U.K’s Download Festival, which is scheduled for June 13-15 at Donington Park in Leicestershire, England.
The show will be Aerosmith’s first performance in the United Kingdom since 2010.
Guitarist Joe Perry says in a statement, “It’s been too long since we’ve been to England and we’re sincerely f***ing charged to be coming back! See you there.”
Other artists also slated to hit the stage at the 2014 Download Festival include Linkin Park, Rob Zombie, Avenged Sevenfold, Altered Bridge and Fall Out Boy.
In other news, Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler has signed on to be one of the eight judges at the 62nd annual Miss Universe Pageant, taking place this Saturday at Crocus City Hall in Moscow. Tyler also will give a special performance at the event, which will air on NBC at 9 p.m. ET/PT.