Marilyn Manson, Rob Zombie Headline Rock Vegas at Mandalay Bay
Marilyn Manson and Rob Zombie have been announced as the headliners for a new festival called Rock Vegas.
Being described as “Sin City’s Loudest Two Day Rock Music Festival,” the even will be held September 28-29 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas. In addition to the headliners, concertgoers also will be able to catch Shinedown, Godsmack, Staind, Papa Roach, Buckcherry, Stonesour, P.O.D., Adelitas Way, All That Remains and many more.
“The lineup is incredible for any rock fan, and the stage and sound system will be massive!” says Godsmack drummer Shannon Larkin. “Add to that the location, LAS VEGAS… what more could you ask for! This is gonna be HUGE! Get your party boots on and come to the biggest spectacle in the country! You won’t regret it! Vegas Baby!!!”
The event will be presented by the Vegas rock radio station KOMP 92.3, and will be powered by Rockstar Energy Drink. John Reese, John Oakes and CAA will produce the festival in conjunction with Live Nation.
“Since Las Vegas is the capital of live entertainment, I can’t think of a better place to stage a massive show like Rock Vegas,” said Rich Best, Executive Vice President of Booking for Live Nation in Southern California. “You’ve got two of rock’s greatest showmen in Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson, pared with the killer anthems of Godsmack and Shinedown and so much more. Plus, Sin City’s glitz and glamour make Rock Vegas the perfect destination event for fans across the country.”
“We’re excited to host the first annual Rock Vegas at Mandalay Bay,” said the Executive Vice President of Entertainment for the resort, Chris Baldizan. “We have one of the premier even spaces in Las Vegas and feel it will be the perfect fit for what we expect will become a perennial tradition.”