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Rock in Rio USA 2015 Lineup: Taylor Swift, Metallica, No Doubt, and More

Taylor Swift, Rock in Rio USA

The inaugural Rock in Rio USA lineup has been announced. Occuring over two consecutive weekends in May (from May 8 through May 9 and then from May 15 through May 16), the Las Vegas fest — which has also held shows Brazil, Lisbon, and Madrid — will feature a rock-heavy lineup in its first weekend, including Metallica and No Doubt as headliners, plus appearances from Deftones, the Pretty Reckless, Linkin Park, Foster the People, Gary Clark Jr., Coheed and Cambria, Rise Against, Sepultura, and Bleachers. The second weekend will be of a poppier persuasion, with Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Sam Smith, Charli XCX, Empire of the Sun, John Legend, Jessie J, Tove Lo, and Mikky Ekko. Check out the full lineup below, and hit up Rock in Rio’s website to procure your tickets.

Rock in Rio Rock Weekend (May 8–May 9)

No Doubt
Linkin Park
Rise Against
The Pretty Reckless
Hollywood Undead
Foster the People
Gary Clark Jr. 
Coheed and Cambria
Saints of Valory
Of Mice & Men

Rock in Rio Pop Weekend (May 15–May 16)

Taylor Swift
Bruno Mars
Ed Sheeran
Sam Smith
Empire of the Sun
Ivete Sangalo
Jessie J
John Legend
Charli XCX
Joss Stone
Tove Lo
James Bay
Mikky Ekko