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Asia featuring John Payne, Jo Dee Messina headline 2022 Beartrap Summer Festival

Bailey Binder dances with her daughter Audree, 2, at the annual Beartrap Music Festival on Aug. 5, on Casper Mountain in 2017. (Dan Cepeda, Oil City File)

CASPER, Wyo. — Rock group Asia and country star Jo Dee Messina were announced as headliners for this year’s Beartrap Summer Festival.

Asia Featuring John Payne is a supergroup that formed after a schism in the original Asia lineup. According to their website, Payne joined the Asia supergroup in 1991.

Jo Dee Messina is a country star with six number-one hits on the Billboard charts in her career.

The festival is scheduled for August 6 and 7, and day passes start at $30 each, according to the festival’s website.