Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers, more slated for Orion More + Music Festival

Metallica will helm its second annual Orion More + Music Festival, along with Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rise Against, Deftones and Bassnectar.

Metallica will helm its second annual Orion More + Music Festival, along with Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rise Against, Deftones and Bassnectar.

Metallica will host the two-day music extravaganza June 8-9 at Belle Isle in Detroit. The event will feature more than 30 bands across five stages, with acts like Dropkick Murphys, Gogol Bordello, Flag and Silversun Pickups, among others.

Pre-sale two-day passes go on sale Feb. 27, while general on-sales get underway March 1 on the festival website.

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Along with the music, Orion More + Music will include elements reflective of each Metallica member's personality, according to a press release. The grounds will feature James Hatfield's Custom Car & Motorcycle Show, Kirk Hammett's Crypt, Lars Ulrich's Hit the Lights Film Tent and Robert Trujillo's Vans Vert Ramp. The Metallica Museum will also make its return, alogn with other attractions.

Metallica's most recent studio effort, "Death Magnetic," surfaced in 2008. The Rick Rubin-produced set debuted at the top of The Billboard 200, marking the outfit's fifth consecutive album to hit that mark.

Full lineup:
Metallica
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Rise Against
Deftones
Bassnectar
Dropkick Murphys
Gogol Bordello
Flag
Silversun Pickups
Foals
Tomahawk
Destroid
The Joy Formidable
Datsik
Borgore
Japandroids
Dillon Francis
Adventure Club
12th Planet
Death Grips
The Dillinger Escape Plan
Dirtyphonics
The Dirtbombs
Death
Fu Manchu
The Bronx
Fidlar
All Shall Perish
The Orwells
Battlecross
Cauldron

 

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