Countdown To UPROAR Begins Today

The Countdown To UPROAR has begun! The fifth annual Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival hits the roadAugust 15 in Detroit and runs through September 21. The festival’s powerful lineup includes multiplatinum mainstage bands Godsmack and Seether, along with SkilletBuckcherryPop EvilEscape The Fate3Years HollowWithin ReasonNew Medicine, 2013 UPROAR Ernie Ball Battle Of The Bands winner Sons of RevelryThese Raven Skies, and Tattered. Tickets and details for each show are available now at As previously announced, the Ernie Ball Battle Of The Bands returns to the Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival for a fourth consecutive year in 2014. The annual competition is underway now for most dates on the touring rock music and lifestyle festival, and runs through September 12 (deadlines vary by market). Bands can enter the Ernie Ball Battle Of The Bands—and fans can vote for their favorite band—at Bands will be chosen one week prior to the UPROAR show at the venue they’ve selected to play. Finalists will compete for the grand prize–valued at over $15,000–which includes a coveted spot on the 2015 Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival, the opportunity to record an EP with legendary producer/mixer Jay Baumgardner at NRG Recording Studios in Hollywood, CA, a Rockford Fosgate Prize Pack, Ernie Ball Guitar String Endorsement, Music Man Instruments, and more. The current Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival tour itinerary is as follows. Please note that the band lineup varies by date. Visit for details. Date                            Market                                     Venue Friday 8/15                  Clarkston, MI                           DTE Energy Music Theatre Saturday 8/16              Peru, IL                                    Illinois Valley Regional Airport Sunday 8/17                Cincinnati, OH                         PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Tuesday 8/19              Pittsburgh, PA                         Stage AE Wednesday 8/20         Uncasville, CT                         Mohegan Sun Friday 8/22                  Syracuse, NY                          New York State Fairgrounds Saturday 8/23              Mount Pocono, PA                  Mount Airy Casino Resort Sunday 8/24                Noblesville, IN                          Klipsch Music Center Tuesday 8/26              Camden, NJ                            Susquehanna Bank Center Wednesday 8/27         Gilford, NH                               Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion at                                                       Meadowbrook Friday 8/29                  Simpsonville, SC                    Charter Amphitheater Saturday 8/30              Tampa, FL                              MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre Sunday 8/31                Gulfport, MS                            Jones Park Tuesday 9/2                Grand Prairie, TX                    Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie Wednesday 9/3           Corpus Christi, TX                  Concrete Street Amphitheater Friday 9/5                    Bonner Springs, KS                Cricket Wireless Amphitheater Saturday 9/6                Sioux City, IA                           Tyson Event Center Sunday 9/7                  Oklahoma City, OK                 Zoo Amphitheatre Tuesday 9/9                Broomfield, CO                       1STBANK Center Thursday 9/11             Post Falls, ID                          Greyhound Park (KHTQ presents Rock Hard At The Park Powered By Rockstar Energy Drink)             Friday 9/12                  Auburn, WA                             White River Amphitheatre (KISW\’s Pain In The Grass)        Tuesday 9/16              Irvine, CA                                 Verizon Wireless Amphitheater Wednesday 9/17         Las Vegas, NV                        The Joint Thursday 9/18             Phoenix, AZ                             Comerica Theatre Saturday 9/20              Albuquerque, NM                     Isleta Amphitheater (Revolt on the Rio Grande)   Sunday 9/21                TBA                                         TBA 3 Years Hollow will be performing on dates from August 15-26 Within Reason will be performing on dates from August 27-September 9 New Medicine will be performing on dates from September 11-21