dear-superstar-paparushonrock faves Dear Superstar will be joining new best buddies Papa Roach at Download this summer on a Classic Rock Sunday bill which just keeps getting better.

And Roach frontman Jacoby Shaddix can’t wait to go head-to-head with one of the brightest new acts on┬áTyneside’s Global Music roster after seeing the band up close and personal this month.

Dear Superstar so impressed Shaddix and his crew on their recent UK tour that the band will play the Papa Roach show in oxford on June 17 with fellow sleaze merchants Buckcherry. And three days earlier Micky Satiar and his mates will be tearing up Download’s Tuborg Stage – with Papa Roach and Buckcherry filling slots on the second stage on the same day!!

“Dear Superstar are the real deal and we’re happy to have them play with us anytime,” said Shaddix. And that suits the Manc mob just fine as they continue to reach out to a whole new fan base on the back of a fully deserved reputation as one of the UK’s best new live bands.