Evans And Planet Waves Raise Uproar

By Radim McCue Published August 21, 2010

FARMINGDALE, NY - August 17, 2010 - D'Addario, the parent company of Evans Drumheads and HQ Percussion products has teamed up with Rockstar Energy Drink as the exclusive music accessory sponsor the entire UProar Festival, which runs from August 4-October 17, 2010.

Bands such as Disturbed, Avenged Sevenfold (with Mike Portnoy, Airbourne, Stone Sour, Hellyeah, and other acts will be performing on all of the dates of the Uproar Festival. D'Addario, Planet Waves, Evans, Sabian, and Sennheiser are listed as sponsors for the tour to help deliver some of the most mind-blowing heavy music that the scene currently has to offer.

D'Addario, Planet Waves and Evans will be on site hosting contests where contestants can enter to win one of five prize packages valued at $1,000 at four of the following Uproar Festival dates:

  • Saratoga Performing Arts Center - Saratoga Springs, NY (8/28)
  • PNC Band Arts Center - Holmdel, NJ (8/29)
  • Verizon Wireless Center - Irvine, CA (9/17)
  • Cricket Wireless Center - San Diego, CA (9/18)

Be sure to visit www.rockstaruproar.com/contests to find out more.

Bands on the Uproar tour that use D'Addario, Planet Waves and Evans products include Disturbed, Stone Sour, Hellyeah, and Airbourne.

The Uproar Tour will also be presenting various activities to get involved with throughout the day, such as the Metal Midway Carnival Games of Chance and cultural activities such as the Blue Collar Wrestling Tournament!

For more information on the companies visit D'AddarioD'Addario, Planet WavesPlanet Waves, and Evans.

Additional info on the festival is at http://www.rockstaruproar.com.