Stone Sour will return to the live stage Thursday, May 18, at the Rock on the Range official festival kickoff party at Express Live in Columbus, Ohio.
An exclusive presale for Rock on the Range ticket purchasers is underway now. Tickets go on sale to the general public at noon EST Friday, March 10, at www.RockOnTheRange.com and via Ticketmaster. To celebrate the 11th annual ROTR, tickets will be available for $11 plus service fees.
The exclusive set will mark Stone Sour’s first show in support of Hydrograd, the new album coming this summer. Hydrograd, which the band just completed work on, will be the band’s first studio album since the House of Gold & Bones double album set in 2013.
The Rock on the Range kickoff party will launch the weekend for America’s premier rock festival, May 19, 20 and 21 at Mapre Stadium in Columbus, Ohio. Tickets sold out in record time, just over one month after going on sale, marking the fifth consecutive advance sellout for the festival.
The Rock on the Range music lineup includes rock legends Metallica, Soundgarden and Korn each headlining one night, along with performances from The Offspring, Volbeat, Primus, Bush, Live, Chevelle, Papa Roach, Seether, Coheed and Cambria, Alter Bridge, The Pretty Reckless, Taking Back Sunday, Of Mice & Men and many more. The ROTR Rolling Rock Comedy Tent will feature sets from nationally known comedians, plus Columbus’s top comedy talent. For more information, visit www.RockOnTheRange.com.
Rock on the Range is produced by Danny Wimmer Presents, AEG Presents and Mapfre Stadium. The festival is supported by sponsors Monster Energy, Bud Light, Jack Daniel’s and Zippo. These partners, along with many others, will feature interactive experiences, artist meet-and-greets, and other unique fan engagement opportunities throughout the festival.