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2013 Orion Music + More closes with a bang on Sunday

The two-day Orion Music + More festival on Belle Isle in Detroit, Mich. closed with Metallica’s headline set on June 9. Having performed a surprise show the day before, fans were treated to a double […]

Deftones Photos – 2013 Orion Music + More

The Deftones have been crushing headline stages all summer. Their performance at Carolina Rebellion opening for Alice in Chains was epic. They found themselves in a similar position opening for Metallica at Orion Music + […]

Destroid Photos – 2013 Orion Music + More

The Orion comedy tent from 2012 was replaced by the electronic dance music (EDM) Sanitarium stage that was a huge success throughout the weekend. From Bassnectar to Destroid, cutting edge beats with plenty of fog […]

Gogol Bordello Photos – 2013 Orion Music + More

Gypsy punk outfit, Gogol Bordello, closed the Fuel stage at Orion with a performance that involved great band-crowd interaction throughout their set. The multinational act constantly switch lead positions with a flurry of violin, guitar, […]

Rocket from the Crypt Photos – 2013 Orion Music + More

Sunday at Orion Music + More brought a reunited Rocket from the Crypt, dressed in mariachi-like attire, to headline the Frantic stage. Their energetic punk-infused rock set was a nice alternative to the Deftones‘ crushing […]

The Dillinger Escape Plan Photos – 2013 Orion Music + More

The Dillinger Escape Plan might have had the most energetic set of Orion, and that was with lead guitarist Ben Weinman sitting on the stage in a papasan during their set with a broken arm. […]

Japandroids Photos – 2013 Orion Music + More

The Canadian rock duo, Japandroids, supercharged the Fuel stage at Orion Music Festival. Brian King on guitar and vocals opposite David Prowse on drums/vocals perched along the edge of the stage. Touring on “Post Nothing,” […]

Orion Music + More a success in Detroit

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