2015 Rock on the Range Daily Lineups Revealed
Trying to figure out how to get the most out of your Rock on the Range experience? Organizers are giving you a chance to start planning by releasing the daily lineups for this year's event.
Though set times and stages have yet to be revealed, you can start drawing some conclusions based upon which bands are playing on which days. The fun starts at Columbus, Ohio's Mapfre Stadium on May 15 with Slipknot and Marilyn Manson serving as the two headliners. They'll be joined by Slash featuring Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators, Breaking Benjamin, Live, Falling in Reverse, Yelawolf, Dillinger Escape Plan, Apocalyptica, Hatebreed, We Are Harlot, Young Guns, Beartooth, VAMPS, Dangerkids, Islander, Dorothy, Highly Suspect, Shaman's Harvest and XFactor1.
The Saturday, May 16 bill has Judas Priest and Godsmack in the top spots. They'll be joined by Papa Roach, Ministry, In This Moment, Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts, Of Mice & Men, In Flames, Babymetal, Tremonti, The Devil Wears Prada, Nonpoint, Saxon, Sabaton, Like a Storm, From Ashes to New and Red Sun Rising.
The final day, Sunday, May 17, rounds out with Linkin Park and Rise Against closing out the festivities. Before those acts play, you can look for Volbeat, Halestorm, Tech N9ne, Anthrax, The Pretty Reckless, Hollywood Undead, Motionless in White, Rival Sons, Periphery, You Me At Six, Starset, Upon a Burning Body, Crobot, New Medicine, Unlocking the Truth, Marmozets, September Mourning and Santa Cruz.
There are still a minimal amount of tickets left for this year's festival, so if you're planning on going, now is the time to act. Visit the Rock on the Range website for ticketing details.
In addition to all the music, Rock on the Range will also feature an interactive graffiti art installation by RISK that will be curated by artist Kelly Graval and will also find Slipknot's M. Shawn Crahan among others adding to the exhibit. You can also look for the Rolling Rock Comedy Tent featuring Rob Schneider, Brian Posehn, Jim Norton, Don Jamieson, Jim Florentine and more. There are also a number of other sponsored attractions taking place during Rock on the Range weekend. Visit the festival website for details of everything that the event has to offer.
See the Spring 2015 Rock + Metal Festival Guide