It’s time to get Sacra-mental! Aftershock is back

Paul Stanley. Photograph by Sugarwolf

Preview and photo by Sugarwolf

Less than two weeks remain before Danny Wimmer Presents turns Discovery Park into the largest headbangers’ ball on the West Coast with the tenth installment of Aftershock Festival.  This year’s festival aims to be the biggest and baddest yet, with four full days of nonstop music on four stages. More than 90 bands will be performing. The lineup of rock and metal heavyweights includes headliners (Thursday) Slipknot and Rob Zombie, (Friday) KISS and Danzig, (Saturday) My Chemical Romance and Papa Roach, (Sunday) Muse and Shinedown, as well as a mind-numbing collection of additional top artists which include Black Label Society, Halestorm, Stone Temple Pilots, Lamb of God, Bring Me the Horizon, and many more.  Aftershock takes place October 6-9 at Discovery Park near downtown Sacramento at 1600 Garden Highway.  Performance times have been announced and the festival’s full schedule can be found on the official mobile app:  A limited number of 2-day, 4-day, and single day passes remain and can be purchased at:

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