ROCKAPALOOZA Ohio – Back to College Jam! Announces VIP Upgrade Contest to Benefit Kent, OH Social Services

Cleveland, OH’s Own Breakthrough Artist TEZO Added to Festival Line-Up!

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Tickets are on sale now — Headlined this Year by THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA and MACHINE GUN KELLY with Support from ATTACK! ATTACK!, TWISTA, and more!

Kings of Rock Entertainment & Live Loud N Local Presents:ROCKAPALOOZA Ohio – Back to College Jam, brought to you by Rockstar Energy Drink. The festival is also sponsored by Young & Reckless Clothing, Cleveland Scene Magazine, Blueprint Artist Development, Ghost Vodka, and Revolver Electronic Cigarettes.

NEW CONTEST INFO!

Rockapalooza Music Festival is kicking off a brand new contest to benefit local Kent, OH social services. The fest will be giving away a VIP upgrade to some lucky fans at the Ohio event! Bring a canned good or donate $1 upon entry into the festival grounds and receive an entry into the VIP upgrade drawing that will be held every two hours!

That’s right! Just for making a small donation to help those in need, you could win one of four VIP passes. VIP to the festival includes, front of the line entry into the artist meet and greet tent, the ability  to watch the show from the special VIP viewing deck attached to the main stage, half priced drinks and a very special VIP pass! Help us help others and win some cool prizes too!

Hosted this year by SiriusXM Faction DJ Shannon Gunz and model Taylor Brynne, ROCKAPALOOZA Ohio features headliners THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA and MACHINE GUN KELLY with support from ATTACK! ATTACK!, TWISTA, and more! Other artists performing include INSPECTAH DECK of the Wu Tang Clan, TEXAS IN JULY, IONIA, and many more. See below for a full line-up.

Cleveland, OH’s very own breakthrough artist TEZO has been added to the fest! TEZO is known for his live performance, which is said to give way to his larger than life personality. His latest project, Work, was released on August 12 exclusively on Live Mix Tapes.  He has recorded tracks with MGK and has opened for national acts such as Whiz Khalifa, Chip Tha Ripper, Ray Jr. All of his music and content can be found at www.tezoforprezo.com.  Follow @Tezo!

The festival grounds are located at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds, 19201 E. Bagley Rd., Middleburg Heights, OH. The event is ALL AGES. Tickets are on sale now at this etix.com locationDoors open at 10am and curfew is set at 12am.

Ticket Prices:

$30 Advance General Admission

$40 Day of Show

$100 VIP – This grants you front of line access upon entry, front of line access to the meet and greet artist autograph signing tent, access to an exclusive VIP artist viewing deck attached to the main stage, and half priced drinks in the VIP lounge (meet and greets TBA). FYI –www.soundrink.com is providing VIP ticket sales with reduced fees now!

Headliners:

The Devil Wears Prada

Machine Gun Kelly

Attack Attack!

Twista

Inspectah Deck (Wu Tang Clan)

Texas In July

Ionia

Bobaflex

Ghosts of August

iPhonic

Eric Evasion

Chuck Lew

Fallen Captive

With performances by:

Alternant Resonant

Animas

Beat To Quarters

Black Cloud Syndrome

Broken Reflection

D-Rae

Distant Descend

Fallen Captive

Ice Possible

It Lies Within

Jay Mel

Jet City Vega

Killjay

Ky’Ly’Ntae

Mind Pulp

Nation of Wealth

Nazareth

Nyland

Rotation

Tisk Tisk

Trakblazas

Undone

Wixor

Cerebral Entertainment Stage:

Autumn Burning

Helix Reign

Inside We Die

Northern Whale

Nowhere At All

Oceans of Atrophy

Sever

Skinbound

Summer Soulstice

The Knickers

Von Isley

Attendees that make hotel reservations at the Crowne Plaza located at 7230 Engle Rd. in Middleburg Heights, OH are offering a special discount rate of $89 per night+ tax deal when the word “Rockapalooza” is mentioned at the time of reservation. This is only eligible for reservations made from 7/10/2012-8/22/2012 and the rate is good for September 7-8, 2012. To contact the Crowne Plaza, please call 440-243-4040.

For more information on ROCKAPALOOZA Ohio, please visit these websites:

www.rockapalooza.net

http://www.facebook.com/RockapaloozaFestival

Join the Facebook initiation here:https://www.facebook.com/events/485511688130778/

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