Dirt Fest 2014 tickets are on sale now! Saturday, August 9th, Dirt Fest returns to Birch Run, Michigan for the 16th year to bring hard rock and metal fans a killer, all-ages festival featuring Killswitch Engage co-headlining with a mystery band that will be announced July 19th! You’re not going to want to miss this, after their jaw-dropping set at Rock on the Range and a Grammy Nomination for “Best Rock Performance” you know it will be a show for the books.

On Stage Review is excited to send our contributors out to cover the fest, bringing fans a first-hand look at the amazing sets happening across the stages all day long. Check up the lineup below, it includes some of our favorites like Nonpoint, Chimaira, SID from Slipknot, Powerman 5000, Hed Pe, Battlecross and so many more!

Over 50 live national and local acts will be stomping the stages and tearing up the normally-quiet town, making sure Michigan gets its yearly metal wake up call. With the perfect mix of big names and smaller, up-and-coming acts, Dirt Fest introduces people to great music while making sure to throw in some of their favorite bands that they head-bang to on a regular basis. Get your tickets now and make sure to check back here during and after the festival for interviews, photos, and reviews on the rocking day!

Dirt Fest 2014


Kat Corbo is currently a student at UW-Madison studying Communication Arts and Business. She recently stopped writing for her school's newspaper and moved to the On Stage Review in order to keep her artistic freedom and to be able to freely write and review anything that she felt passionate about. 99% of the time you can catch Kat wherever Red is (don’t be fooled, they WILL drive 6+ hours for a good live show!). They’re a one of a kind duo that hopes to inspire young people their age to see that rock n’ roll is alive and well!