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CiA1gnvVEAEQnPG.jpg-largeMonster Energy Rock Allegiance returns to Talen Energy Stadium
(formerly PPL Park) in Chester, PA, just outside Philadelphia, on
September 17 & 18, 2016 with a lineup of over 35 bands on three
stages, led by Avenged Sevenfold and Alice In Chains, along with
Slayer, The Offspring, Breaking Benjamin, Volbeat and more. Monster
Energy Rock Allegiance expands to two days in 2016, after the
festival’s single-day debut in 2015 shattered Talen Energy
Stadium’s previous attendance high by nearly 10,000 people, with
over 26,000 total in attendance.

The initial band lineup for Monster Energy Rock Allegiance is as
follows:Avenged Sevenfold, Alice In Chains, Slayer, The Offspring,
Breaking Benjamin, Volbeat, Chevelle, The Cult, The Pretty Reckless,
Pierce The Veil, Of Mice & Men, Ghost, Anthrax, Killswitch Engage,
Chevy Metal, Baroness, Hellyeah, Sevendust, Motionless In White,
Buckcherry, Trivium, Avatar, Max & Iggor Cavalera Return To Roots, Jim
Breuer and the Loud & Rowdy, Sick Puppies, The Amity Affliction,
letlive., Neck Deep, Skindred, KYNG, Young Guns, Crobot, Devour The
Day, Twelve Foot Ninja, Dinosaur Pile Up, Death Angel and Hundredth.

A rolling discounted Early Bird on-sale for weekend General Admission
and VIP tickets begins Tuesday, May 10 at Noon EDT,continuing through
Friday, May 13 at 10:00 AMEDT. Visit http://www.RockAllegiance.comfor
complete details. A limited quantity of Early Bird tickets will be
available at the following prices, while supplies last:

Early Bird #1: $79 GA Weekend Stands, $99 GA Weekend Floor, $219 VIP

Early Bird #2: $89 GA Weekend Stands, $109 GA Weekend Floor, $239 VIP

Early Bird #3: $99 GA Weekend Stands, $129 GA Weekend Floor, $259 VIP

Zippo VIP 2-Packs will also be available during the early bird sale
for $550 (includes 2 VIP Weekend tickets and 2 commemorative Zippos).

Single day ticket and general weekend packages for Monster Energy Rock
Allegiance will be available starting on Friday, May 13 at 10:00 AM
EDT. Tickets and VIP packages will initially be priced as follows
(increasing in the coming weeks):

GA Weekend: $129 floor, $99 stands

GA 4-Packs: $308

VIP Weekend: $219

VIP 2-Packs: $550

Single Day GA (stands): $44.50

Single Day VIP: $119.50

Monster Energy Rock Allegiance VIP packages include: Stadium-level VIP
main stage viewing, floor-level VIP viewing area for the west main
stage, dedicated entrance lanes into the festival, VIP area with shade
and picnic tables, VIP restrooms, special food and beverage offerings
(for additional purchase), and a commemorative VIP laminate.

Hotel discounts for Monster Energy Rock Allegiance are available
through Curadora at: ( ). For full
details about all tickets, hotel and VIP packages, visit

In addition to three stages of top rock bands, Monster Energy Rock
Allegiance features a craft beer and Gourmet Man Food experience
celebrating what makes Philadelphia cuisine famous, unique and

Monster Energy Rock Allegiance is proud to support beer
entrepreneurship with a celebration of local breweries and specialty
drafts hailing from throughout the nation. The initial lineup of
regional and national craft beers at Monster Energy Rock Allegiance is
as follows: Evolution Craft Brewing Co (Salisbury, MD), Fordham &
Dominion Brewing Company (Dover, DE), New Belgium Brewing (Fort
Collins, CO), Starr Hill Brewery (Crozet, VA), Tröegs Independent
Brewing (Hershey, PA) and Victory Brewing Company (Downington, PA).

The initial Gourmet Man Food lineup for Monster Energy Rock Allegiance
includes: Braz-B-Q, Chickie & Pete’s, The Cow & The Curd, Dos
Hermanos, Dump ’n’ Roll, M.A.T.T.’s Gourmet Sliders, Mama’s
Meatballs, Seoulfull Philly, Sum Pig and The Tot Cart.

Monster Energy Rock Allegiance producer Danny Wimmer of Danny Wimmer
Presents says, “When we came to Philadelphia last year, we knew there
was a demand for this kind of festival in the market, but the response
exceeded our expectations. Growing to two days in our second year was
an obvious decision, and we’re looking forward to giving fans an even
better experience in 2016.”

“Last year’s Monster Energy Rock Allegiance was a huge success on so
many levels,” adds Geoff Gordon, Live Nation Philadelphia Regional
President. “We were proud to bring this venue their first ever
concert; a record-setting, sold out smash hit. The audience had such a
great time enjoying a unique experience of music and lifestyle — we
knew in 2016 we could turn it up a notch!”

Monster Energy Rock Allegiance is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents,
Live Nation,and Spectra at Talen Energy Stadium.

Talen Energy Stadium is a state-of-the-art Major League Soccer stadium
that serves as the home to Philadelphia Union and is located at 1
Stadium Drive in Chester, PA, just outside Philadelphia.

The festival is fueled by Monster Energy. Additional sponsors include
Jack Daniel’s, Zippo Encore, The Music Experience, Take Me Home, and
Fxck Cancer/Dyin2Live, with more to be announced.

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