THIRD ANNUAL ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK UPROAR FESTIVAL
RETURNS THIS AUGUST AND SEPTEMBER
SHINEDOWN, GODSMACK, STAIND, PAPA ROACH, AND ADELITAS WAY
FEATURED ON THE MAIN STAGE
WITH P.O.D., DEUCE, FOZZY, REDLIGHT KING, MINDSET EVOLUTION, IN THIS MOMENT, THOUSAND FOOT KRUTCH, AND CANDLELIGHT RED
PERFORMING ON THE TWO FESTIVAL STAGE
The third annual Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival returns
this August and September for more than 30 shows throughout North
America. The main stage features multiplatinum rock bands Godsmack, Shinedown, Staind and Papa Roach, along with breaking band Adelitas Way.
In addition, the Ernie Ball Stage and Jägermeister Stage in the
festival area will include performances from multiplatinum headliners P.O.D., as well as up-and-coming artists Deuce, Fozzy, Redlight King, Mindset Evolution (winner of the 2011 Best Buy Music Gear Battle Of The Bands Powered By Ernie Ball), In This Moment, Thousand Foot Krutch, Candlelight Red and a local battle of the bands winner.
to see a video with some of this year's Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival
talking about the tour. Look for tour dates, venues and ticket on-sale information to be announced in the coming weeks.
Godsmack's Shannon Larkin proclaims,
"Nothing makes us feel more at home than playing the best festival
in the U.S. with the baddest-ass line-up of the year! You better hold
on to your hats America, 'cause this fall we're coming at you hard
'n loud with the power hour Smackdown!"
"This is our first year on the UPROAR Festival, and we are
honored to be sharing the stage with all the bands...Trust me this is
one tour you do not want to miss," says Brent Smith of Shinedown.
The touring music and lifestyle festival continues to grow. Despite
encountering hurricanes, floods and other inclement weather in 2011,
the Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival packed houses, with over 324,800 in total attendance. UPROAR expands in 2012 by adding a third stage and more bands to the lineup.
Live Nation is the national tour promoter for the Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival.
"We're really excited about this year's awesome lineup," say tour producers John Oakes and John Reese.
"It's incredible to have so many of the biggest bands in rock together
with some newer bands that are blowing up. By adding a second stage
to the festival area and including even more great talent, we're
stepping things up a notch for the UPROAR fans."
To kick off the 2012 tour, the Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival
be giving away a trip for two to any show on the 2012 trek. The
grand prize winner will receive roundtrip airfare for two from a U.S.
city to the UPROAR
show of their choice,
hotel accommodations, airport transfers, $500 spending cash, and VIP
treatment at the show. Go to http://bit.ly/uproarflyawayto
enter for a
chance to win.
The Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival
entertain fans for a full afternoon and evening, with performances
from thehottest rock bands, along with a concourse midway featuring
band autograph signings, vendors and other activities. The festival is
produced by John Reese, John Oakes and CAA in conjunction with Live
Nation. Look for tour dates, cities and venues to be announced in the
coming weeks and go to www.RockstarUproar.com
for the most up-to-date information on the tour.
The Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival is
made possible through the support of sponsors including Rockstar
Energy Drink, Airforce Reserve, Air National Guard, Army, Imagen
Records, Lunarpages, Matador Beef Jerky, Schecter Guitars, Slurpee,
Truth, and Zippo Lighters.