Metallica added to X Games lineup

Metallica at Stubb's during SXSW 2009. / Photo by Benjamin Sklar for American-Statesman
Metallica at Stubb’s during SXSW 2009. / Photo by Benjamin Sklar for American-Statesman

Metallica has been added to the lineup for the X Games, which comes to Circuit of the Americas June 4-7.

The rock band joins previously announced Nicki Minaj as a headliner of the event, which also will include performances by the Glitch Mob, Kid Ink, 

A lineup-announcement party is at 5 p.m. Monday at The Ranch. Tickets, starting at $109, are available at www.ticketmaster.com/xgames.

Author: Peter Blackstock

Music writer for the Austin American-Statesman and austin360.com. Twitter: @Blackstock360

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