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News : Andrew Haug Radio broadcasting from Download Melbourne Festival

By on March 22, 2018

Andrew Haug, host of Australia’s premier 24/7 rock and metal radio station ( will be hosting a special live-to-air broadcast from the inaugural Download Melbourne Festival at Flemington Racecourse on Saturday, 24th March from 12:00 pm AEDT with a string of special guests.

Andrew Haug comments:

“Being Australia’s Premier 24/7 Metal Station since 2012, this was simply a natural but important phase to enhance our established audiences listening experience! We’re super excited to take you inside the Download Festival for this very Special Broadcast, do not miss it! Technology rules!”

Fans and music lovers can listen in via the official Andrew Haug website or by downloading the free Android and iPhone apps. To find out more, head to the official Andrew Haug website.

In addition, Andrew Haug will also be hosting a special pre-Download Melbourne broadcast at Melbourne’s Cherry Bar on Friday, 23 March at 6:00 pm AEDT. Blasting heavy tunes, giving away exclusive passes, talking to punters and maybe the odd rock star or two about what they’re expecting at Download Melbourne.

Let everyone know you’re going by attending the official Facebook event page.

Geraint Davies COO of iHeartRadio Australia comments:

It’s really exciting and a privilege that iHeartRadio gets to support with passionate and innovative music people, such as Andrew Haug, who helps bring the music fan closer to the music they love. This live broadcast from the Download Festival this weekend will be an amazing experience for fans who can’t get to Melbourne to see bands such as Korn, Gojira, Amon Amarth and Limp Bizkit, to name just a few of the twenty plus bands appearing. It will be an amazing broadcast

To purchase tickets and find out more about the upcoming Download Melbourne Festival, head to Check out our comprehensive help guide to help you have a better experience at Download Melbourne this year. Click here to find out more.


Anwar is the editor-in-chief of Metal When Anwar isn't busy promoting tours, interviewing bands and reviewing awesome music, he loves to collect metal vinyl and play video games. Follow Metal Obsession on Twitter and Facebook