Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival VIP charity ticket auctions are underway now at http://shop.ebay.com/merchant/unitetheunited. Proceeds from these VIP charity ticket auctions will benefit MusiCares®, a nonprofit organization established by The Recording Academy® in 1989 that provides emergency financial assistance and addiction recovery resources to music people in need.
Through July 21, 2013, fans can bid on eBay for a once-in-a-lifetime chance to receive two VIP passes to the Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival. In addition, the top bidder and their guest will watch their favorite band perform from the best seats in the house: ON STAGE!
The top bidder and their guest will also receive: Level 1 premium reserved seats or General Admission "Pit" tickets, a backstage guided tour, an autographed Evans custom UPROAR artwork drum head autographed by their favorite band, front of the line access to most band signings in the festival area, and two Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festivalt-shirts.
The fourth annual Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival includes a stellar lineup of multiplatinum superstars and breaking talent, featuring Alice In Chains, also with Jane's Addiction. These seminal alternative rock bands will be joined by Coheed and Cambria and Circa Survive on the Rockstar Energy Main Stage. The Zippo Encore Festival Stage powered by Ernie Ball will host performances from Walking Papers (with Duff McKagan),Middle Class Rut, New Politics, Danko Jones, as well as 2012 Ernie Ball Battle Of The Bands winner Chuck Shaffer Picture Show and this year's local Ernie Ball Battle Of The Bands winner in each market. The COLDCOCK Herbal Whiskey Showcase Stage powered by Ernie Ball will feature performances from breaking talent including The Dead Daisies, Beware Of Darkness, Charming Liars and more.
The Rockstar Energy UPROAR Festival is made possible through the support of sponsors including Rockstar Energy Drink, Ernie Ball Guitar Strings, Zippo Lighters, Schecter Guitar Research, Air Force Reserve, truth® Youth Smoking Prevention Campaign, SQUATCH, Matador Beef Jerky, and Lunarpages.
Established in 1989 by The Recording Academy®, MusiCares® provides a safety net of critical assistance for music people in times of need. MusiCares' services and resources cover a wide range of financial, medical and personal emergencies, and each case is treated with integrity and confidentiality. MusiCares also focuses the resources and attention of the music industry on human service issues that directly impact the health and welfare of the music community. For more information, please visit www.musicares.org. For breaking news and exclusive content, please like "MusiCares" on Facebook at www.facebook.com/musicares, follow MusiCares on Twitter @MusiCares at www.twitter.com/musicares, and join us on Instagram at www.instagram.com/musicares.