Time to Get Loud

Take a look at the local bands showing up loud and proud on the Loud & Local Stage. THURSDAY STARE ACROSS Founded six years ago in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, Stare Across has been perfecting a sound that has been capturing the attention of fans around the Midwest. It’s a sound that blends bluesy grunge withContinue Reading

Paying Tribute

These bands are set to pay tribute to some of the biggest legends in rock music. See ‘em on the Jack Daniel’s Tribute Stage at Rock Fest 2019! THURSDAY MADMAN’S DIARY Madman’s Diary is the Nation’s Premier “Ultimate Ozzy Experience.” With a giant production and sync’d video, the Madmen take fans on journey through Ozzy’sContinue Reading

Rock Fest’s Thursday lineup is filled with musical variety, including alternative rock, heavy metal, and bands that are returning by popular demand. INCUBUS INCUBUS has consciously and continually shifted their perspective with each album they put out, challenging themselves as artists and human beings.  The band adapts to many styles and genres, including metal, alternativeContinue Reading

Rise Against to Release New Album

Alternative rock band Rise Against is stripping down their songs in Ghost Note Symphonies, Vol 1. The new album is comprised of second-takes on songs from their albums and is expected to be released soon. The music uses alternative instrumentation—brushes instead of sticks on the drum set, for example—and showcases intricate melodies on acoustic guitars.Continue Reading

Sevendust Releases New Album

Sevendust’s twelfth studio album All I See Is War was released today. It’s okay to call today your birthday, because this album is truly a gift from arguably one of the most talented, underrated bands. Sevendust will be headlining the Who’s On Top stage at Rock Fest Saturday, July 14. About the Songs The albumContinue Reading