Metallica, Soundgarden, Primus & More To Perform At Rock On The Range Festival

first_imgFor the 11th straight year, rock musicians and their fans will flock to the MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus, Ohio for the annual Rock on the Range festival. Taking place from May 19-21, the festival today has released a killer lineup of rock n’ roll stars.Headlining the event will be Metallica, Soundgarden and Korn, topping a lineup that includes The Offspring, Volbeat, Primus, Bush, Chevelle, Papa Roach, Seether, Coheed & Cambria, Taking Back Sunday, Sum 41, Skillet, Gojira, Dillinger Escape Plan and so many more. This will also be Soundgarden’s first live show since 2015, and the inclusion of Primus suggests that Les Claypool will be returning to that project next year.You can see the full lineup below, and head to the festival’s website for more information.last_img read more

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Syracuse announces date of season-opening game against Penn State

first_imgSyracuse will open the 2013 football season against Penn State on August 31 at MetLife Stadium in “New York’s College Classic,” SU Athletics announced on Thursday.It’s the second of 14 games the Orange will play at the stadium through 2038. Syracuse played Southern California at MetLife Stadium this past season, falling to the Trojans 42-29. The Nittany Lions haven’t played at the Meadowlands since 2000, when they played USC in the Kickoff Classic at Giants Stadium.Syracuse and Penn State last played in 2009 down at State College, Pa. The Nittany Lions beat the Orange 28-7 in that game.“We look forward to starting our 2013 season by rekindling an age-old rivalry against a prestigious Penn State program,” Syracuse Football Coach Scott Shafer said in a press release.  “It is a great opportunity for us to kick off the three-game series with the Nittany Lions in front of one of our largest alumni fan bases at MetLife Stadium.”Tickets for the game will go on sale April 22 at 10 a.m.AdvertisementThis is placeholder text Comments Facebook Twitter Google+ Published on February 21, 2013 at 12:44 pm Contact Chris: [email protected] | @chris_isemanlast_img read more

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Tipp trained greyhound fails drug test

first_imgThe Irish Laurels winning greyhound – trained by Tipperary’s Graham Holland – has tested positive for the main metabolite for cocaine.Clonbrien Hero failed two drugs tests for benzoylecgonine in July at Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium in Cork.The case has been referred to the Irish Greyhound Board Control Committee. Graham Holland was also in the news last December when Clares Rocket was stolen from his kennels in Golden – the dog was later recovered by Gardaí.last_img

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