An expanded band lineup has been announced for the second annual Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festival. Additions to Northern California’s biggest summer rock festival–September 14 and 15 at Discovery Park near downtown Sacramento, CA–include Sunday co-headliner Five Finger Death Punch, along with Testament, Filter, Miss May I, Thousand Foot Krutch, Love And Death, We As Human, Eye Empire, Gemini Syndrome, Girl On Fire, and Butcher Babies.
“We’re excited to take the new albums out on the road so fans can hear some of the new music live,” says Five Finger Death Punch vocalist Ivan Moody. “And what better way to kick off our fall tour than with a massive festival like Aftershock?”
The updated daily band performance lineup for Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festival is as follows:
Saturday, September 14:
Korn, Megadeth, Shinedown, Papa Roach, Skillet, Buckcherry, Testament, In This Moment, Steel Panther, P.O.D., Pop Evil, Thousand Foot Krutch, Otherwise, Love And Death, We As Human, Heaven’s Basement, Girl On Fire,Nothing More
Sunday, September 15:
Avenged Sevenfold, Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat, A Day To Remember, Asking Alexandria, Halestorm, HIM, Falling In Reverse, All That Remains, Filter, Device, Miss May I, SOiL, Airbourne, Eye Empire, Gemini Syndrome, Butcher Babies, Ernie Ball Battle Of The Bands Winner TBA
Bands will perform one of the festival’s three stages: Monster Energy Main Stage East, Monster Energy Main Stage West and the Ernie Ball Stage.
Steel Panther and special guests (TBA) will kick off the weekend at the Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festival pre-party on Friday, September 13 at Ace Of Spades in Sacramento. The pre-party is FREE for all Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festival ticketholders.
As part of a special ticket promotion in connection with Five Finger Death Punch’s addition to the Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festival lineup, a “Five Finger Discount” ticket is now available for $89.50 at www.AftershockConcert.com through Sunday, July 7 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time. The discount ticket password is: 5FDPSAC.
In addition, Revolver Magazine is hosting a “Five Finger Discount” ticket package during the same time period at www.RevolverMag.com.
“Due to all the new bands being announced, and out of respect to all their fans, we want to offer each and every band’s fan base the opportunity to purchase these ‘Five Finger Discount’ tickets at a pre-sale price,” says festival creator/producer Danny Wimmer of Danny Wimmer Presents.
Beginning July 1, Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festival2-day tickets can be purchased for only $99–with no service fees–at the following select area Hooters locations:
1785 Challenge Way, Sacramento, CA 95815; https://www.facebook.com/HootersSac
10750 Olson Dr, Cordova, CA 95670; https://www.facebook.com/HootersRancho
3541 Truxel Rd, Sacramento, CA 95834; https://www.facebook.com/HootersofNatomas
Regularly priced Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festival weekend and single day tickets, as well as VIP and hotel packages, are on sale now at www.AftershockConcert.com and at all Ticketmaster outlets. Ticket prices will increase on Monday, July 8 as follows:
2-Day General Admission: $109.50
Single Day General Admission: $59.50
2-Day VIP: $219
Single Day VIP: $120
Revolver GA Ticket 4-Pack: $357 (includes a single one-year subscription to Revolver Magazine per 4-pack purchase)
Gates for Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festival open at 11:00 AM each day.
Monster Energy’s Aftershock Festival is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents, producer of Welcome To Rockville in Jacksonville, FL, and a partner in the biggest rock festivals in America, including Rock On The Range in Columbus, OH, Carolina Rebellion in Charlotte, NC, Epicenter—Southern California’s Rock Festival, as well as the Rock Allegiance Tour.
The festival is fueled by Monster Energy. Additional sponsors for the 2013 event include Coors Light, ZING Vodka, Ernie Ball Guitar Strings, Schecter Guitars, Hooters, Army, and The Crazy Dave’s Music Experience