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CONTRIBUTED PHOTOQueens of the Stone Age among the many rock bands at 8th annual Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion, May 4, 5 and 6, Rock City Campgrounds at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Charlotte, N.C. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOQueens of the Stone Age among the many rock bands at 8th annual Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion, May 4, 5 and 6, Rock City Campgrounds at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Charlotte, N.C.

Tickets on sale for 8th annual Monster Energy Carolina

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 by The Press in Focus

Festival producers Danny Wimmer Presents and AEG Presents are bringing a diverse music lineup to the 8th annual Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion, May 4, 5 and 6, Rock City Campgrounds at Charlotte Motor Speedway, Charlotte, N.C.

The lineup includes critically-acclaimed, multiplatinum artists and up-and-coming talent, including: Muse (in their first announced, and only American festival performance of 2018), Queens of the Stone Age, Alice In Chains, Five Finger Death Punch, Godsmack (celebrating their 20th anniversary), Incubus, Shinedown, Billy Idol, Breaking Benjamin, Stone Sour, Halestorm, Stone Temple Pilots, In This Moment, The Used, Bullet For My Valentine, The Struts, Underoath, Clutch, Greta Van Fleet, and many more.

Says Joe Litvag, Executive Producer of Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion, “In all of the Carolinas there is only one music festival that has this kind of variety in a single weekend, spanning the rock spectrum and the decades of rock history. And that is exactly what we wanted to accomplish for this year’s Carolina Rebellion: non-stop, incredible rock from a diverse range of top artists.”

Performing new music from upcoming 2018 releases are Alice In Chains, Shinedown, Stone Temple Pilots, Halestorm, Black Veil Brides, Asking Alexandria, Sevendust, Pop Evil, and Red Sun Rising.

The Mid-Atlantic’s biggest rock festival features more than 60 bands performing on four stages, barbeque offerings in the Pig Out Village, and camping facilities.

In 2017, Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion had another record-breaking year, with more than 105,000 fans attending duriing three days.

The 2018 lineup is:

May 4

Alice In Chains, Shinedown, Stone Sour, Stone Temple Pilots, Bullet For My Valentine, Underoath, Parkway Drive, Pop Evil, Sevendust, Andrew W.K., Tremonti, Red Sun Rising, Avatar, Texas Hippie Coalition, Power Trip, He Is Legend, Turnstile, Counterfeit, Stick To Your Guns, The Wild!

May 5

Godsmack, Five Finger Death Punch, Breaking Benjamin, Halestorm, In This Moment, The Used, Trivium, Black Veil Brides, Asking Alexandria, Hatebreed, Butcher Babies, New Years Day, Shaman’s Harvest, From Ashes To New, Emmure, Toothgrinder, Palisades, Bad Wolves, Palaye Royale, Joyous Wolf, Them Evils

May 6

Muse, Queens of the Stone Age, Incubus, Billy Idol, The Struts, Clutch, Thrice, Baroness, Greta Van Fleet, Quicksand, The Sword, Red Fang, Code Orange, The Bronx, Mutoid Man, The Fever 333, The Blue Stones, Black Foxxes, Spirit Animal

General Admission and VIP tickets, hotel packages and camping options are on sale at: CarolinaRebellion.com. Specially priced tickets for active military are available at govx.com.