Metallica will coming to Atlantic City this summer with the Orion Music + More Festival, a weekend of music, comedy and culture scheduled for June 23rd & 24th in New Jersey. The Orion Music + More Festival is the band's first foray into festival production.
The festival will feature headlining sets from Metallica each evening, during which they will perform two of their most enduring albums in their entirety: their fifth release and the best selling rock record of the past 25 years 'The Black Album' one night and 1984's 'Ride the Lightning' the other.
So far, sixteen rock and metal acts are sscheduled to perform. Weekend passes are $125 for general admission or $225 for VIP access, or $150-$175 in the "early bird" sale beginning February 11th. Fan club presale begins tomorrow at 10 AM EST.
Orion Music + More Festival line-up:
•The Gaslight Anthem
•Cage The Elephant
•Gary Clark Jr.
•The Black Angels
•A Place to Bury Strangers