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Festival News- Lead Lineup For 12th Annual Rock On The Range

Tool, Avenged Sevenfold, Alice In Chains, A Perfect Circle, Godsmack, Stone Sour, Breaking Benjamin & Stone Temple Pilots

Lead Lineup For 12th Annual Rock On The Range

May 18, 19 & 20 At MAPFRE Stadium In Columbus, Ohio

The 12th annual Rock On The Range returns to MAPFRE Stadium in Columbus, OH Friday, May 18Saturday, May 19and Sunday, May 20 with its most power-packed lineup to date. America’s largest and most acclaimed rock festival features nearly 60 bands on three stages, led by ToolAvenged Sevenfold, and Alice In Chains, also featuring GodsmackA Perfect CircleStone SourBreaking BenjaminThree Days GraceStone Temple PilotsMachine Gun KellyThe UsedBullet For My ValentineBlack Veil Brides, and many more. Many of the biggest names in rock will be joined by some of rock’s most exciting up-and-coming talent such as Greta Van FleetCode OrangePower Trip, and New Years Day.

Rock On The Range also showcases rock’s favorite comedians in the ROTR Rolling Rock Comedy Tent, and the festival includes various onsite experiences during the three-day weekend. The comedy lineup will be announced in early 2018. Rock On The Range continues to grow year after year and draws attendees from around the world. 2017 was the festival’s biggest year to date with a crowd of 135,000 in attendance; tickets sold out just a month after going sale, marking the festival’s fifth consecutive advance sell-out.

Rock On The Range General Admission and VIP tickets (including layaway options), as well as Hotel and Camping Packages, are on sale now at Fans are encouraged to buy early and save. Each ticket price level has a limited number of tickets available, so attendees can save more by buying earlier. Ticket prices will automatically move to the next price level once an allotment sells out. The ROTR layaway option also allows purchasers to split the ticket cost into four monthly payments.

M. Shadows of Avenged Sevenfold said, “Rock On The Range is the undisputed champion of American rock festivals. The team over there has done an incredible job of curating a potent mix of all the types of rock ‘n roll that any fan could ask for. It’s an honor to play at the top of the bill, and we cannot wait to see everyone in May.”

“We are looking forward to returning to Rock On The Range as a headliner this year and rocking out with all of you. Bring It!” said Jerry Cantrell of Alice In Chains.

“Following last year’s amazing festival we knew we had to deliver. We have one of the only shows from Tool in 2018, a band the Rangers have been wanting for years — and also having A Perfect Circle on the same festival is something special. Adding Avenged SevenfoldAlice In ChainsGodsmack, and the special returns of Stone Sour and Stone Temple Pilots only builds on that excitement. We can’t wait for May,” said Gary Spivack, Executive Producer for Rock On The Range.

Rock On The Range admat with band lineup and venue details

The current music lineup for Rock On The Range 2018 is as follows: ToolAvenged SevenfoldAlice In ChainsGodsmackA Perfect CircleStone SourBreaking BenjaminThree Days GraceStone Temple PilotsMachine Gun KellyBullet For My ValentineThe UsedTech N9neUnderoathBABYMETALBlack Veil BridesAsking AlexandriaI PrevailGreta Van FleetYelawolfTriviumBody CountQuicksandRed Sun RisingBaronessAndrew W.K.AtreyuAnti-FlagWe Came As RomansThe Bronx10 YearsSenses FailNew Years DayEmmureHawthorne HeightsTurnstileMiss May ICode OrangePower TripDance Gavin DanceTyler Bryant & The ShakedownStick To Your GunsWilsonFrom Ashes To NewBlack FoxxesLike A StormShaman’s HarvestWhile She SleepsThe Fever 333I See StarsMutoid ManMy Ticket HomeCane HillJoyous WolfStitched Up HeartThem EvilsSpirit AnimalLike Moths To Flames and Shim.

Current ticket pricing levels are as follows while supplies last:

  • Weekend Field VIP — $349.50 plus fees
  • Weekend Field GA — $299.50 plus fees
  • Weekend Stadium GA — $149.50 plus fees

The following Premier Hotel and Camping Packages are also available for purchase while supplies last:

  • Premier Hotel Packages: Bronze, Silver, Gold, Diamond Packages
  • Camping: Uber Ranger Glamping Package

The Diehard Ranger, Ultimate Ranger, and Xtreme Ranger premier packages, as well as the basic GA Camping packages, are currently SOLD OUT.

Specially priced tickets for Rock On The Range will be available for the active military through ROTR partner GovX ( while supplies last.

Rock On The Range is produced by AEG Presents and Danny Wimmer Presents.

Rock On The Range is brought to you in part by Monster Energy.

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