Orlando’s Moonstone expands lineup to include Evanescence, Awolnation and others … Austin’s Levitation reveals daily plans and adds Ween, Courtney Barnett, and The Arcs … Rock’n Derby in Schaghticoke, N.Y., adds A Day To Remember, Coheed And Cambria, Collective Soul and more … Ocean-going Shiprocked announces 2017 dates & pre-booking.
Happening April 30-May 1 at the Central Florida Fairgrounds in Orlando, the inaugural Moonstone Music Festival will rock with KISS headlining a roster that includes Def Leppard, The Flaming Lips, The White Buffalo, Kansas, Scott Stapp, Surfer Blood, and Raveneye.
BOK Center, Tulsa, Okla.
August 29, 2014
Now you can add Evanescence, Awolnation, Best Coast, Buckcherry and Queensrÿche to the grand plan. Also appearing are Steel Panther, Vintage Trouble, John Moreland, The Coathangers, Tyler Bryant & The Shakedown, Hollis Brown, Andrew Watt and many, many others appearing in one of five unique performance areas.
Be sure to bring your finely honed sense of humor because Moonstone will showcase lots of funny stuff provided by Jim Florentine, Jim Norton, Judah Friedlander, Tom Segura, Nate Bargazte, Brent Morin, and Stump The Trunk with Eddie Trunk Live.
Moonstone gives you a multitude of ticket packages to choose from, ranging from $229 for general admission to the $16,500 “Almost Famous VIP” that enables your inner rock star and includes your own private air-conditioned tour bus parked in the artist compound. Check out MoonstoneMusicFestival.com for details.
Ween, Courtney Barnett, The Arcs, Melody’s Echo Chamber, David J & The Gentlemen Thieves, Holy Wave, Wall Of Death, Nots, and Christian Bland & The Revelators are among the additions for Levitation when the three-day festival takes over Carson Creek Ranch near Austin, Texas, April 29-May 1.
Here’s the three-day plan:
Friday, April 29: Slowdive, Flying Lotus, The Arcs, The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Nicolas Jaar, Dungen, OneOhTrix Point Never, Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats, Shabazz, Palaces, Boogarins, Twin Peaks, La Luz, Purson, Holy Wave, Mild High Club, Imarhan, Wall Of Death, Christian Bland & The Revelators, TheGolden Dawn Arkestra, Fantasmes, Klaus Johann Grobe
PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel, N.J.
July 1, 2015
Saturday, April 30: Brian Wilson Performing Pet Sounds, Animal Collective, Courtney Barnett, Sleep, The Black Angels, Sunn O))), Boris, The Thurston Moore Group, Black Mountain, Parquet Courts, Woods, Lee Ranaldo, David J & the Gentlemen Thieves, Heron Oblivion, Israel Nash, Asteroid #4, Nots, Ultimate Painting, Bayonne, La Mecanica Popular, Federale, Kaityln Aurelia Smith, Flavor Crystals
Sunday, May 1: Ween, Caribou, Super Furry Animals, Lee Scratch Perry, Ty Segall & The Muggers, Royal Trux, Melody’s Echo Chamber, Allah Las, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Chicano Batman, The Murlocs, Delicate Steve, Quraishi, Wall Of Death, Magic Wands, Promised Land Sound, Blondi’s Salvation, Jjuujjuu, Cellar Doors
Presented by The Reverberation Appreciation Society, Levitation gives you plenty of ticketing choices, including weekend passes, single-day passes, and camping options like RV and vehicle spots. Follow this link for more information about the event formerly known as the Austin Psych Fest.
A Day To Remember, Coheed and Cambria, Collective Soul, Chevy Metal, Extreme, and Parkway Drive are among the additions to the lineup for Rock’n Derby at the Schaghticoke Fairgrounds in Schaghticoke, N.Y., May 20-22.
Rock In Rio USA, City Of Rock, Las Vegas, Nev.
May 9, 2015
Combining three days of music with professional wrestling and a $10,000 demolition derby, the festival has announced its daily lineups.
Friday, May 20: Five Finger Death Punch, Lamb Of God, Clutch, Parkway Drive, Wolfmother, Scott Stapp, Pop Evil, Wild Throne, Red Sun Rising, Schism
Saturday, May 21: A Day To Remember, Halestorm, Chevy Metal, Anthrax, Extreme, Memphis May Fire, We Came As Romans, All That Remains, Thy Art Is Murder, Stray From The Path
Sunday, May 22: Shinedown, Coheed and Cambria, Megadeth, Sixx:A.M., Ghost, Collective Soul, Sevendust, Dokken, Trivium, Like A Storm, Currents
Ticket options include single-day and weekend passes as well as Demo Derby only passes. Click here for the skinny.
The ocean-going event known as “Shiprocked” has launched its pre-booking phase. The Miami-to-Grand Turk cruise is set for Jan. 16-20. ASK4 Entertainment reminds us that staterooms for Shiprocked 2016 sold out seven months in advance.
(l-r) Zakk Wylde (Black Label Society), Alex Skolnick (Testament/Metal Allegiance) & Wes Borland (Limp Bizkit).
February 2, 2015
So far no one has even hinted at a lineup for 2017. Performers on Shiprocked 2016 included Five Finger Death Punch, Seether, Halestorm, Hellyeah, Helmet, 10 Years, Nonpoint, Avatar, Islander and ’68. Go to Shiprocked.com for everything you need to know.