Rock on the Range 2016 Daily Lineups Revealed
If you're a rock and metal fan, you've likely had Rock on the Range circled on your calendar from the moment this year's dates were announced. But as the festival nears, you can now start to plan out your viewing schedule for the music weekend as the daily lineups have been announced.
The festival opens on Friday, May 20, with Disturbed and Shinedown in the headlining spots, while A Day to Remember, Megadeth, Sixx: A.M., Machine Gun Kelly, Bullet for My Valentine, Sevendust, Asking Alexandria, Trivium, Butcher Babies, Sick Puppies, Memphis May Fire, Enter Shikari, Miss May I, Avatar, Monster Truck, Crown the Empire, Andrew Watt and Cane Hill taking over Columbus, Ohio's MAPFRE Stadium on opening day. For those needing a break from all the rocking, there will also be a Rolling Rock Comedy Tent, with Jay Mohr, Bethany Dwyer, Mike Baldwin, Jay Snyder and Adrian Crosby playing on opening day.
The Saturday, May 21, bill has Rob Zombie and Five Finger Death Punch on top, with Lamb of God, Hellyeah, Ghost, Steel Panther, Pop Evil, Clutch, Parkway Drive, Saint Asonia, P.O.D., Issues, Texas Hippie Coalition, New Years Day, Aranda, We Came as Romans, Lacey Sturm, Wilson, Jelly Roll and Citizen Zero also playing. The comedy tent features That Metal Show's Eddie Trunk, Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine, Craig Gass and Madison Malloy.
On Sunday, May 22, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Deftones will have the chance to close out the weekend. Bring Me the Horizon, At the Drive-In, Wolfmother, Pennywise, Death From Above 1979, The Struts, Highly Suspect, Anti-Flag, Between the Buried and Me, The Sword, Red Sun Rising, The Glorious Sons, Hands Like Houses, The Shrine, Wild Throne, Code Orange and Silver Snake round out the music for the day. Big Jay Oakerson, Nate Bargatze, Bill Squire, Jay Armstrong and Chad Zumock are among those telling jokes in the Rolling Rock Comedy Tent.
Tickets for the 2016 Rock on the Range are sold out, and not only will those on hand enjoy music and comedy, but there's also a craft beer village, art installations, the Rock on the Range Photo Gallery and unique on site activities.
For addition info on Rock on the Range, be sure to check out the festival website.
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