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Meet the bands of Rock on the Range's Ernie Ball Stage

Starting this Friday, Rock on the Range will be bringing live music to the masses via three stages. Today's article will introduce you to the bands playing the second stage this year, brought to us by Ernie Ball music equipment.

Living Colour performing live
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Ernie Ball Stage

Friday May 16

Devour the Day

When? 12:00 p.m.

Who are they? Heavy, alternative rock from Memphis, Tennessee.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Good Man 2. Move On 3. Respect

Kyng

When? 12:40 p.m.

Who are they? SoCal hard rock band.

Have I seen them live? Yes, opening for Megadeth.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Electric Halo 2. Falling Down 3. I Don't Believe

Thousand Foot Krutch

When? 1:45 p.m.

Who are they? Christian nu-metal band from Ontario, Canada.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Phenomenon 2. Courtesy Call 3. War of Change

We Came As Romans

When? 3:00 p.m.

Who are they? Metalcore band from Troy, M*chigan.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Understanding What We've Grown to Be 2. To Plant a Seed 3. Never Let Me Go

Reignwolf

When: 4:20 p.m.

Who are they? One man, bad ass.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Are You Satisfied? 2. Electric Love 3. The Chain (Fleetwood Mac cover)

Living Colour

When: 5:45 p.m.

Who are they? Funk metal band from New York City.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Cult of Personality 2. Type 3. Open Letter to a Landlord

Down

When? 7:15 p.m.

Who are they? Heavy metal band from New Orleans, Louisiana that features former Pantera vocalist Phil Anselmo.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Stone the Crows 2. Bury Me In Smoke 3. The Seed

Saturday May 17

Stars in Stereo

When? 12:00 p.m.

Who are they? Rock group from Los Angeles, California.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. The Broken 2. Every Last Thing 3. Violence

We As Human

When? 12:40 p.m.

Who are they? Christian rock band from Sandpoint, Idaho.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Strike Back 2. Fly 3. Sever

King 810

When? 1:55 p.m.

Who are they? Heavy metal band from Flint, Michigan.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Killem All 2. Desperate Lovers 3. Fat Around the Heart

Texas Hippie Coalition

When? 3:15 p.m.

Who are they? Southern hard rock band from Denison, Texas.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Turn It Up 2. Pissed Off and Mad About It 3. Hands Up

Nothing More

When? 4:35 p.m.

Who are they? Progressive rock band from San Antonio, Texas and New Orleans, Louisiana.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. This Is The Time (Ballast) 2. Jenny 3. I'll Be Ok

The Pretty Reckless

When? 6:00 p.m.

Who are they? Alternative rock band from New York City.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Heaven Knows 2. Make Me Wanna Die 3. You

Suicidal Tendencies

When? 7:30 p.m.

Who are they? Crossover thrash band from Los Angeles, California

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Nobody Hears 2. You Can't Bring Me Down 3. Trip at the Brain

Sunday May 18

Righteous Vendetta

When? 12:00 p.m.

Who are they? Christian metal band from Powell, Wyoming.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. The Pain 2. The Fire Inside 3. Fight Back

Gemini Syndrome

When? 12:40 p.m.

Who are they? Alternative metal band Los Angeles, California.

Have I seen them live? Yes, last year at Rock on the Range.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Stardust 2. Basement 3. Pleasure and Pain

Heaven's Basement

When? 1:50 p.m.

Who are they? Hard rock band from England.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Fire, Fire 2. Nothing Left to Lose 3. Executioner's Day

We Are Harlot

When? 3:05 p.m.

Who are they? A rock band comprised of members of other bands. Rock on the Range will be their first live performance.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

I've found nothing on the band.

Miss May I

When? 4:20 p.m.

Who are they? Metalcore band from Troy, OHIO!

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Echoes 2. Gone 3. Relentless Chaos

Of Mice and Men

When? 5:40 p.m.

Who are they? Metalcore band from Costa Mesa, California.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Second and Sebring 2. The Depths 3. Bones Exposed

Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience

When? 7:00 p.m.

Who are they? Led Zeppelin tribute band, led by the iconic John Bonham's son Jason.

Have I seen them live? No.

3 Songs You Should Know:

1. Kashmir 2. Stairway to Heaven 3. Rock and Roll

There's this years' second stage bands folks! Once again, there is a lot of variety to choose from, however most of the second and third stage bands will be playing at the same time. How does one choose between Gemini Syndrome and Monster Truck? Headbanger problems, I suppose. Fists in the air Ohio!