The Lineup Has Been Announced For 2nd Annual Carolina Rebellion Festival
February 10, 2012 at 8:57 AM (PT)
The 2nd Annual "CAROLINA REBELLION" will be SATURDAY, MAY 5th.boasting a solid-rock lineup for the multi-stage festival at its new home at the legendary ROCKINGHAM SPEEDWAY in ROCKINGHAM, NC, conveniently situated between CHARLOTTE, RALEIGH/DURHAM, COLUMBIA, and GREENSBORO.
The lineup includes: SHINEDOWN, KORN, EVANESCENCE, STAIND, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, SLASH, CHEVELLE, VOLBEAT, HALESTORM, P.O.D., ADELITAS WAY, PAPER TONGUES, WEAVING THE FATE, REDLIGHT KING, RED, NEW MEDICINE, and GHOSTS OF AUGUST. The festival will once again feature the two MONSTER ENERGY main stages and the JÄGERMEISTER third stage. In addition, there will be a FRIDAY NIGHT CAMPGROUND PARTY featuring FOXY SHAZAM and LEZ ZEPPELIN, ONE ...THE ONLY TRIBUTE TO METALLICA.
"Along with AEG LIVE, RIGHT ARM is beyond excited to unleash the CAROLINA REBELLION lineup," said GARY SPIVACK, co-executive producer of the festival for RIGHT ARM ENTERTAINMENT. "Like last year, it was our goal to make sure the 2012 lineup was stacked from top to bottom. Three stages of non-stop rock ‘n roll and a FRIDAY night party to kick it all off ... The ultimate rock festival in the CAROLINAS. Let the REBELLION begin!"
"When our fans speak, we listen," commented JOE LITVAG, co-executive producer of the festival for AEG Live. "We personally responded to every person who sent us comments, and because of that important feedback, our motto this year is ‘Let’s double it!’ Double the number of entrance points into the festival, double the number of concession stands, double the number of merchandise stands, and double the number of locations for free water ... We’re taking the steps to make CAROLINA REBELLION an upgraded experience for everyone."
General Admission tickets for CAROLINA REBELLION go on sale to the public on FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17th at 10a (ET) at www.carolinarebellion.com and via TICKETMASTER. Fans can get access to the internet pre-sale, held for 24 hours beginning WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 15th at 10a (ET), by going to the CAROLINA REBELLION FACEBOOK page or signing up to receive the REBELLION newsletter at the festival website..
Tickets for the 2011 inaugural CAROLINA REBELLION sold out more than one month in advance and attendance exceeded 30,000.