UPROAR Festival to bring full day of rock to the State Fair

Hard rock group Godsmack will headline a day of rock music at the Rockstar Energy Drink UPROAR Festival at the Great New York State Fair Grandstand.

It starts at 2:00 p.m. Friday, August 22.

Tickets are $60, $50 and $40 go on sale at 9:00 a.m. Friday, June 20 at the State Fair Box Office and through the Fair's official online ticket agent,

The all-day music event will also include Skillet, Pop Evil, Escape The Fate, Suicide Girls, Redlight King , Three Years Hollow and Sons of Revelry, the 2013 UPROAR Battle of the Bands winner.

Two more bands will be announced at a later date.

Godsmack has sold more than 20 million records worldwide. Their new single, "1000hp", recently debuted at #1 on the iTunes Rock chart.