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Orion Music + More Festival Day 1 Review

June 27, 2012 The Audio Perv 0

By Michel Dussack

This past weekend, Orion Music + More (Metallica’s curated music festival) took over Atlantic City’s Bader Field for two days of (mostly) heavy music, skateboarding, surfing, car shows, films, and even some horror (Kirk Hammett’s personal collection of horror memorabilia, that is). The festival seemed to be a great success, and during the two days there, I heard only positive things from the attendees. Even during the most brutal of pits that broke out, fans were eager …

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Metallica Announce Orion Music + More Festival For June 23-24 in Atlantic City, NJ

February 7, 2012 drainu182 0

Metallica has just announced the first ever Orion Music + More festival set for June 23rd and 24th at Bader Field in Atlantic City, NJ. The festival is being co-presented with C3 Presents. The festival will feature music, art and more. 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 …

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The Killers and Bob Seger To Headline Inaugural Orlando Calling Festival

July 21, 2011 drainu182 1

A major new music festival is set to launch this Fall celebrating the rich and diverse music scene from across the U.S. with headliners Bob Seger, Kid Rock and The Killers. Orlando Calling will be a weekend long action-packed festival set in America’s entertainment playground of Orlando, Florida at the world famous Citrus Bowl Park. Featuring four stages of American Artists, Orlando Calling will present platinum-selling marquee acts, icons from the genres of Blues, Country, Rock, Alternative, Nu Folk …

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Lucero Premiere First Of 12 Fan Made Videos

September 20, 2009 drainu182 0

To promote Lucero’s new album 1372 Overton Park, the band commissioned a music video for each song on the record -12 videos total. While these videographer’s level of experience ranged, some holding only handy-cams, others with years of training under their belt, they sought out videographers with one thing in common: they’re all huge Lucero fans and wanted to make a video.

The last thing Lucero wanted was a slick video for a major label record. Or even worse, …

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Lucero new album 1372 Overton Park

September 3, 2009 drainu182 1

Lucero’s sixth studio album and major label debut, 1372 Overton Park, is due October 6 on Universal Republic Records. Produced by Ted Hutt (The Gaslight Anthem) and featuring horn arrangements by legendary Memphis session player Jim Spake (Al Green, John Hiatt, Solomon Burke, Cat Power), the record marks a decided turn toward the Memphis soul sound that has long informed the band’s records from afar. 1372 Overton Park follows the band’s 2006 release, Rebels, Rogues & Sworn Brothers, …

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Lucero to bring Ramblin’ Roadshow & Memphis Revue to a venue near you!

August 4, 2009 drainu182 0

Lucero are set for a fall tour in support of their major label debut “1372 Overton Park” (Universal Republic). The LUCERO RAMBLIN’ ROADSHOW & MEMPHIS REVUE best tour name of the year!) is a traveling roadshow featuring Amy LaVere, Cedric Burnside with Lightnin’ Malcolm, Jack Oblivian, John Paul Keith & the One Four Fives and The City Champs. Check out the tour dates below and go to for more on the band:

October 9 – Next Big Nashville @ …