Red Hot Chili Peppers and Metallica to Headline Orion Festival 2013

Orion Music 2013 Lineup

Metallica is inviting the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rise Against, and the Deftones to join them this summer for the Orion Music and More Festival (June 8-9, 2013). This year, the hard rocking fest moves from Atlantic City to its new home on Belle Island in Detroit — the same Belle Island that some billionaire wants to turn into a private country.

But we digress. Here’s the 2012 lineup so far for Orion Music Festival:

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
The Orwells
BATTLECROSS
All Shall Perish
Cauldron

Tickets: $150. Simple, right? Tickets go on sale at 10AM ET on Friday, March 1. Check out the ticket page for how you can score an invite to the pre-sale happening Wednesday, February 27 @ 10AM ET.

via Orion and More Music Festival

Born during a sweaty, backstage, Bonnaroo downpour, the Chief Festival Junkie's mission in life is to dance, write, and travel to every great festival that this wide world has to offer. While his identity remains a mystery, you may have already met him, probably when he helped himself to your party favors.

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