Meat Loaf headlines Rock Jam
Whether you love vintage rock performed by the heavyweights of yesteryear or the hardest rockers still climbing the charts today, Rock Jam, presented by Jack Daniel’s, has you covered with two days of live music Aug. 26-27.
Meat Loaf, who rose to fame in the 1970s on an operatic rock movement, headlines Friday, Aug. 26 in support of a new album, “Hang Cool Teddy Bear.”
Expect to hear favorites, “Paradise by the Dashboard Lights” and “I Would Do Anything for Love” along with new material.
Preceding him to the stage will be Great White, Default, Saliva and Skillet.
Great White is best known for their biggest hit, “Once Bitten Twice Shy.”
The Grammy nominated Skillet was recently honored with their first Billboard Music Award for Top Christian Album.
On Saturday, Aug. 27, former Skid Row front man Sebastian Bach takes the stage at 5:15 p.m., following opening acts Kopek and Fuel. But the headliners for the evening are 80s glam metal rockers Twisted Sister and one of today’s heaviest and most celebrated metal bands, Godsmack.
Twisted Sister became one of the most recognizable metal bands of its day by wearing garish facial makeup. Twisted Sister’s most well-known hits include “We’re Not Gonna Take It” and “I Wanna Rock,” both popularized in the by regular airplay on MTV in the 1980s.
Since its formation in 1995, Godsmack has released five studio albums, one EP, four DVDs, and one greatest hits collection.
For more information about the two-day music festival in Mack, and to check out band biographies and the latest information on the lineup, go to http://www.rockjam.com/