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The Orion Fest Is Here!!! Well, Tomorrow It Is……Who’s Going?

As I am not attending this massive concert event, I just wanted to get a last minute posting up for those fans who might be going to learn what they are most excited about and to remind them it is actually happening tomorrow in case they forgot about it for some odd reason. Hey, there is so many shows happening these days that I find myself getting forgetful so why would some of you not be the same…..

Logo - Orion Fest

Remember that the show features not only the mighty Metallica but also Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rise Against, The Deftones, BASSNECTAR, Dropkick Murphys, Gogol Bordello, Infectious Grooves, Rocket from the Crypt, FLAG, Silversun Pickups, Foals, Tomahawk, Destroid, The Joy Formidable, Datsik, Borgore, Japandroids, Dillon Francis, Adventure Club, 12th Planet, Death Grips, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Vista Chino, Dirtyphonics, The Dirtbombs, DEATH, Fu Manchu, Dead Sara, The Bronx, FIDLAR, The Orwells, All Shall Perish, BATTLECROSS, Cauldron, Matt Clarke, Calico, dehaan and Trujillo Trio….

We at the PiercingMetal Command HQ would love to hear thoughts from those who might have attended so I will be leaving the comments open on this for your chance to make us feel as though we were there with you. If you do go please have fun and remember to stay off the stage…….

Official Websites:
Metallica: http://www.metallica.com
Orion Festival and More: https://www.orionmusicandmore.com/

Metallica’s “Hot New” Festival Announcement

Since I’ve started to try and use the PiercingMetal Musings blog to showcase some of the larger tour news, this recent event was an absolutely must discuss with you as I was super curious what you all thought about the news. Here we go.

The other day the press release came out which announced that the one and only Metallica would be headlining a festival of their own creation with the people of C3 Presents and this would go under the moniker of “Orion Music Festival and More”. The music part is pretty self explanatory but the “and more” is apparently slated for the aspect of “lifestyle and arts”. The press release stated that Metallica would of course headline both nights of this two-day festival and across the span of the nights would perform “Ride The Lightning” and “The Black Album” in their entirety.


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