rock in rio 2015, Metallica, Deftones and Linkin Park set to headline 2015 ‘Rock In Rio’ Festival in Las Vegas…

As it turns out, in some very cool news, organizers will be expanding the ‘Rock in Rio‘ brand into the U.S.

Set to take place over a few dates in Las Vegas, Nevada the massive event will be taking place in May of 2015 with some massive names set to headline.

Thus far, Metallica will be one of the headliners on the Main Stage, with Linkin Park and Deftones also set to appear on the bill during the May 8th and 9th weekend. The remainder of the lineup will be revealed at a later date. rock in rio 2015, Metallica, Deftones and Linkin Park set to headline 2015 ‘Rock In Rio’ Festival in Las Vegas…

Organizers have also revealed a Rock in Rio USA pop weekend that will follow on the weekend of May 15 and 16 in Las Vegas, as well. Among the initial acts confirmed include No Doubt, Taylor Swift and John Legend.

Pre-sale tickets are already available, including full weekend and single day packages.

For details, check here.