Impressive Line Up for Dirt Fest 2014!
Killswitch Engage to Headline Dirt Fest 2014
Birch Run Expo Set to ROCK August 9th, 2014
July 11, 2014
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By: Diane Szczepanski
returns to Michigan to headline Dirt Fest 2014
! This is the band's first Michigan Festival date for original vocalist Jesse Leach since the 2012 Trespass America Tour.
Coming off of a Rock on the Range appearance, and most notably, a Grammy Nomination for 'Best Rock Performance' for 'In Due Time' from their latest Roadrunner Records release 'Disarm the Descent', Killswitch
closes their 2013-2014 World Tour at Dirt Fest 2014!
The 2014 Dirt Fest
lineup includes: Killswitch Engage, Sid Wilson of Slipknot, Powerman 5000, Hed Pe, Nonpoint, Chimaira, Battlecross, Gemini Syndrome, Tantric, Smile Empty Soul, Local H, Redlight King, Like A Storm, Nothing More, Eyes Set To Kill, Gift Giver, Blue Felix, Psychostick, & A Special Mystery Co-Headliner to be announced on July 19th.
Known mostly for its quiet Outlet Mall, the town of Birch Run, MI will once again get turned on its head at Dirt Fest 2014
on Saturday, August 9th. Dirt Fest
celebrates its 16th year as it presents over 50 live National and Local acts on multiple stages, proving once again that Rock & Roll is alive and kicking!
is hosted by Matt and Andy Dalton of Dalton Brothers Entertainment
, along with Banana 101.5 FM
, and is presented by Ourtunez
at the Birch Run Expo Center.
is an all-day, all-ages music festival that the Dalton's have developed from humble beginnings and has grown a reputation for being a "must attend" event every year for fans of established and emerging hard rock and metal music.
has showcased a multitude of acts from Michigan born bands such as Pop Evil, Battlecross, Chiodos, Wilson & Critical Bill to National headlining bands like Trapt, Sevendust, In This Moment, and Clutch while continuing to make an enormous effort to feed the pot with younger developing acts.
In addition to VIP Ticket Packages, Dirt Fest will offer Meet & Greet opportunities and will have several media outlets broadcasting live coverage from the show and interviews with the bands.
$35 General Admission tickets went on sale Friday May 23 at 10am and VIP tickets are currently on sale for $80, which includes early entry into the festival, access to the VIP tent, raised seating, access to the private bar where the bands hang out, private VIP restrooms, and an event t-shirt.
For more information, please visit the website at www.dirtfest.com
The Birch Run Expo Center
is located at 11600 N. Beyer Rd Birch Run, MI 48415
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