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ROCKSTAR ENERGY UPROAR FESTIVAL
KICKS OFF THIS WEEK

FESTIVAL SPONSORS OFFER FANS VARIOUS ONSITE OPPORTUNITIES

BAND PERFORMANCE AND SIGNING TIMES AVAILABLE NOW AT
WWW.ROCKSTARUPROAR.COM

The fourth annual Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival will kick off August 9. The North American trek runs through September 15 and includes a stellar lineup of multiplatinum superstars and breaking talent, featuring Alice In Chains, also with Jane's Addiction. These seminal alternative rock bands will be joined by Coheed and Cambria and Circa Survive on the Rockstar Energy Main Stage. The Zippo Encore Festival Stage powered by Ernie Ball will host performances from Walking Papers (with Duff McKagan), Middle Class Rut, New Politics, Danko Jones, as well as 2012 Ernie Ball Battle Of The Bands winner Chuck Shaffer Picture Show and this year's local Ernie Ball Battle Of The Bands winner in each market. The COLDCOCK Herbal Whiskey Showcase Stage powered by Ernie Ball will feature performances from breaking talent including The Dead Daisies, Beware Of Darkness, Charming Liars and more.

Tickets for Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival shows are on sale now at www.RockstarUPROAR.com and www.LiveNation.com.

At each show, the festival area features a variety of activities, information booths and vendors throughout the afternoon and evening. Concert-goers arriving early will also have the chance to meet some of their favorite bands daily at the Rockstar Energy Drink Compound, Ernie Ball will host other autograph signings and 21+ fans will be able to hang with bands at the COLDCOCK American Herbal Whiskey area. For band performance and signing times, visit www.RockstarUPROAR.com.

Here's a list of various onsite activities and promotions, as well as information about the sponsors of this year's Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival:

The Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival is made possible through the support of sponsors including Rockstar Energy Drink, Ernie Ball Guitar Strings, Zippo Lighters, COLDCOCK Herbal Whiskey, truth® Youth Smoking Prevention Campaign, The Dead Daisies, Schecter Guitar Research, Pabst Blue Ribbon, MATADOR Beef Jerky, SQUATCH, Fxck Cancer, Rockford Fosgate, Samson Technologies Corp., Air Force Reserve, Army, Headrush, and Lunarpages


About Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival

The Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival is produced by John Reese and John Oakes of Synergy Global Entertainment (SGE), CAA's Darryl Eaton and Ryan Harlacher and Live Nation's Perry Lavoisne. Since its inception in 2010, the touring festival's attendance continues to grow, with nearly 300,000 in attendance for the 2012 trek. SGE is one of the world's premier music festival production companies. With hundreds of live events worldwide each year, SGE works with agencies, brands and musical talent to produce or co-produce concerts across various genres and interests.

Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival Publicity Contact:

Kristine Ashton-Magnuson/Ashton-Magnuson Media
kristine@am-media.net; (818) 996-2496