An expanded Carolina Rebellion returns May 4 & 5 at Rock City Campgrounds at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina, just outside of Charlotte.
After uncharted success in 2012, the Mid-Atlantic's biggest rock festival is growing to two full days in its third year and will feature more camping and VIP space at its new location.
According to NoiseCreep, Carolina Rebellion 2013 features a lineup full of rock heavyweights, including: Soundgarden, Alice In Chains, Limp Bizkit, Rise Against, Bush, Deftones, 3 Doors Down, Three Days Grace, Papa Roach, Bullet For My Valentine, Buckcherry, Volbeat, Halestorm, Asking Alexandria, All That Remains, Steel Panther, Device (with David Draiman), Hollywood Undead, Sick Puppies, In This Moment, Escape The Fate, Pop Evil, Nonpoint, Otherwise, Aranda, Thousand Foot Krutch, Red Line Chemistry, Young Guns, Tracer, American Fangs and Heaven's Basement.
The bands listed above will perform on one of the three festival stages: the Monster Energy "Carolina Stage", the Monster Energy "Rebellion Stage" and the Jagermeister Stage. In addition, f.y.e will have a special artist tent where bands will stop by throughout the day to meet fans and sign their CDs.
Due to popular demand, Def Leppard are extending their Las Vegas residency, dubbed Viva Hysteria! It kicks off on March. 22 at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino and was to run through April 10 but they've added a pair of shows set for April 12 and 13.
"We had a good feeling about Viva Hysteria! But this just confirms the popularity of the band and how much the album means to our fans. Roll on March!," said frontman Joe Elliott.