Metallica, in conjunction with friends C3 Presents, announced the addition of Orion's Custom Car + Motorcycle Show at June's Orion Music + More in Atlantic City. Metallica's James Hetfield, a devout car and motorcycle enthusiast, will be rolling out over 300 killer custom muscle cars, hot rods, and motorcycles for a mind-blowing showcase of some of the world's finest wheels.
Along with other celebrity cars, Hetfield's private collection will be at the festival, including his award-winning 1937 Lincoln Zephyr "Vodoo Priest" Kustom by styler and builder, Rick Dore.
In addition, Orion is now accepting Exhibitor Entry Applications for American-made customs, muscle cars and motorcycles from 1972 and earlier. For more information on exhibiting, click HERE.
Orion Music + More, the two day festival created by Metallica that will take place on June 23rd and 24th at Bader Field in Atlantic City, New Jersey, will feature multiple live music stages plus a lifestyle element that reflects each of Metallica's band members many personal interests. Metallica will headline both nights of Orion Music + More and play The Black Album in its entirety one night, Ride The Lightning in its entirety the other. This will be the only time the band will perform these albums in North America in 2012.
Recent additions to Orion Music + More include: Eric Church, The Jim Breuer Heavy Metal Comedy Tour, Soul Rebels, and Wooden Shjips. They join the previously announced line up of Metallica, Arctic Monkeys, Avenged Sevenfold, Modest Mouse, The Gaslight Anthem, Cage The Elephant, Fucked Up, Best Coast, Hot Snakes, Titus Andronicus, Gary Clark Jr., Lucero, Roky Erickson, The Black Angels, The Sword, A Place To Bury Strangers, and Liturgy. There will also be an entire stage devoted to punk and thrash music; Damage Inc. Stage - headlined by Suicidal Tendencies and Sepultura, and featuring up-and-comers Torche, Red Fang, Kyng, Landmine Marathon, Black Tusk, Thy Will Be Done, and more.
Tickets for Orion Music + More are currently on sale for $150.00 for a 2-Day Pass including all fees. Visitwww.orionmusicandmore.com to buy tickets.
Stay tuned for additional Orion Music + More announcements.