Shockwave Festival is having their own contest (, but we are giving you another chance at some free tickets!!  Write us a 9-12 question story line of a Zombie Apocalypse for the segment and not only we will give you 2 free tickets to the date of your choice, but also use the story line in the next 10 segment pieces – some featuring bands from the Shockwave Tour!

Be sure the story fits a zombie-esque theme, could be from a video game, movie, or completely original!  Send all stories to

Contest ends Sunday 24th at 11:59am EST.

Established to give metal fans a lower cost festival option this Summer,SHOCKWAVE FESTIVAL TOUR 2012 features an assorted lineup of artists including futuristic metal conjurers FEAR FACTORY and sci-fi thrash legends VOIVOD as well as CATTLE DECAPITATIONMISERY INDEXREVOCATIONHAVOKDIRGE WITHINLAST CHANCE TO REASONVILDHJARTATHE BROWNING and FORGED IN FLAME. the trek will begin on July 6 in Seattle, Washington and run through August 4 where it will come to a ceremonial close in Hollywood, California. Tickets are on sale now at here.

7/06/2012 Studio Seven – Seattle, WA
7/07/2012 Vogue Theatre – Vancouver, BC
7/09/2012 The Republik – Calgary, AB
7/11/2012 Pyramid Cabaret – Winnipeg, MB
7/12/2012 Station 4 – St Paul, MN
7/13/2012 The Rave – Milwaukee, WI
7/14/2012 Kool House – Toronto, ON
7/15/2012 The Armouries – Windsor, ON
7/17/2012 Imperial Theater – Quebec City, QC
7/18/2012 Le National – Montreal, QC
7/20/2012 Northern Lights – Clifton Park, NY
7/21/2012 Town Ballroom – Buffalo, NY
7/22/2012 Reverb – Reading, PA
7/24/2012 Revolution – Amityville, NY
7/25/2012 Palladium – Worcester, MA
7/26/2012 Empire – West Springfield, VA
7/27/2012 Alrosa Villa – Columbus, OH
7/28/2012 Mojoe’s – Joliet, IL
7/29/2012 Tebala Shrine – Rockford, IL
7/31/2012 Summit Music Hall – Denver, CO
8/02/2012 Nakai Hall – Window Rock, AZ
8/03/2012 The Marqee Theater – Tempe, AZ
8/04/2012 House Of Blues – Hollywood, CA