Avenged Sevenfold, Eric Church, Best Coast, Ghost, Volbeat, Gary Clark Jr., A Place to Bury Strangers, Sepultura, The Black Dahlia Murder, Torche, Landmine Marathon, ?Thy Will Be Done, Titus Andronicus, Charred Walls of the Damned, Jim Breuer Heavy Metal Comedy Tour, Shuli Egar, Soul Rebels, The Black Angels, Liturgy
This was the 18th show that Metallica performed in 2012.
This was the second of two shows at Orion Music + More, which is a festival curated by Metallica themselves.
This was the second time that Metallica performed in Atlantic City, NJ.
This was the first time that The Black Album was performed in its entirety in the US.
This was the first time in 20 years that "The Shortest Straw" was performed in New Jersey. It was last played in Jersey on July 29, 1992 during the tour with Guns 'N Roses.
This was the first time that "The Struggle Within", "My Friend of Misery", and "Don't Tread on Me" were performed in the US.
This was the first time in 14 years that "Of Wolf and Man" was performed in New Jersey. It was last performed in Jersey on July 17, 1998 at Giants Stadium.
This was the first time in over 20 years that "Through the Never" was played in New Jersey. It was last performed in Jersey on April 8, 1992 in East Rutherford.
This was the first time that Holier Than Thou was played in New Jersey.
Metallica performed 18 songs off of six albums: Kill 'Em All (2), Ride the Lightning (1), Master of Puppets (1), The Black Album (12), ...And Justice for All (3), ReLoad (1)