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Shinedown, Godsmack, Staind and Papa Roach lead the lineup for the 2012 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival tour, which also features a number of other hit-making rock acts.
This year’s Rockstar Uproar Festival promises to be a stacked bill with Shinedown, Staind, Godsmack, Papa Roach and Adelitas Way making up the Rockstar Energy Drink Main Stage. The Ernie Ball and Jagermeister stages also boast impressive lineups as well, featuring performances from P.O.D., Fozzy, Deuce, Redlight King, Mindset Evolution, Candlelight Red, In This Moment and Thousand Foot Krutch.
“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. Meanwhile, Godsmack drummer Shannon Larkin adds, ”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!”
The touring festival will run Aug. 15 – Sept. 30, but the only confirmed stop thus far is an Aug. 18 show in Little Rock, Ark. However, you can check out the planned dates for the trek here. The Uproar Festival is also giving away a trip to see the traveling festival at any one of its planned 39 stops; check out the official website for details.
by: Tree Riddle