Heard on All American Morning with Eric Scott
3/13/2012 (TheBoot.com) — Eric Church has been turning heads this past year, with the release of his chart-topping ‘Chief,’ and now the hard-rocking country singer will bang heads this summer as one of the invited performers on Metallica‘s brand-new Orion Music + More Festival. The music, arts and lifestyle event founded and headlined by the legendary band takes place June 23 and 24 in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Eric is the sole country act on a bill featuring 22 of the group’s favorite artists across a number of genres. Also scheduled to perform are Arctic Monkeys, Avenged Sevenfold, Suicidal Tendencies, Modest Mouse and more. See the full lineup here.
Eric has also been announced as the latest addition to the star-studded BamaJam 2012. Set for June 14 -16 in Enterprise, Ala., BamaJam will be headlined by Kid Rock, Tim McGraw and the Zac Brown Band. Darryl Worley will perform and is scheduled to host the festival’s opening night.