|'Tis The Season
November 8, 2004
The holiday concert season is underway as many radio stations have already announced the dates and line-ups for their upcoming festivals. Today, Infinity Modern Rock stalwart WHFS/Washington, D.C.-Baltimore unveiled their show, the HFS Nutcracker December 4 at The Patriot Center featuring sets by Velvet Revolver, Good Charlotte, Franz Ferdinand, Jimmy Eat World, Chevelle, The Killers, My Chemical Romance, Breaking Benjamin and Keane.
In the Pacific Northwest, Entercom heritage Modern Rocker KNDD/Seattle announced the line-up for their holiday show, Deck The Hall Ball 2004, December 9 at Key Arena. This year's line-up consists of sets by Modest Mouse, Franz Ferdinand, The Killers, Keane, The Shins and Snow Patrol.
Further south, Infinity Modern Rock KITS (Live 105)/San Francisco announced plans for their yearly holiday throwdown, Not So Silent Night, December 10 at Bill Graham Civic with Modest Mouse, Franz Ferdinand, The Killers, Interpol, Muse, and Taking Back Sunday. The winner of the Soundcheck Local Band Competition will kick off the show and Dan the Automator will be spinning in between acts.
Below is a list of confirmed dates and line-ups of shows around the country.
11/10 KRZR/Fresno 15th Anniversary Concert at Selland Arena featuring KoRn, Chevelle, Breaking Benjamin, Skindred and Instruction.
11/18 KXTE/Las Vegas Holiday Havoc 4 at Thomas and Mack Center featuring KoRn, The Used, My Chemical Romance, and Magna-Fi.
11/21 KHRO/El Paso Hero’s KoRn U Copia at the County Coliseum featuring KoRn, Chevelle, Breaking Benjamin, Skindred and Instruction.
11/24 KIOZ/San Diego The Rock Before Christmas at San Diego Sports Arena featuring Metallica and Godsmack.
11/24 KXXR/Minneapolis Butter Ball at Target Center featuring KoRn, Chevelle, Breaking Benjamin, Skindred and Instruction.
11/26 WXDX/Pittsburgh Kick Ass Christmas at The Rock Club featuring Three Days Grace and Hoobastank.
11/29 WXTM/Cleveland The Ultimate Nitemare Before X-mas at House Of Blues featuring Marilyn Manson and more TBA.
11/30 WBRU/Providence WBRU's 35th Birthday Bash at Lupo's featuring Back Sunday, the Used, My Chemical Romance, Presidents of the USA and Straylight Run.
11/30 WKRL/Syracuse K-Rock Jingle Ball at War Memorial featuring Sum 41, Story Of The Year and The Explosion.
12/1 WBCN/Boston 10th Annual X-Mas Rave at The Orpheum featuring Hoobastank, Lostprophets and Choeed and Cambria; at the Avalon featuring KoRn, Three Days Grace and Breaking Benjamin; at the Paradise Rock Club featuring Collective Soul, The Datsuns and Revelation Theory; at Axis featuring The Donnas, The Music and The Explosion.
12/1 CIMX/Detroit The Night 89X Stole X-mas VII at Cobo Arena featuring Good Charlotte, Jimmy Eat World, Franz Ferdinand and more TBA.
12/2 WPLY/Philadelphia FEASTival 2004 at the Tweeter Center featuring Jimmy Eat World, Franz Ferdinand, The Hives, Good Charlotte, and Silvertide.
12/2 WXDX/Pittsburgh Kick Ass Christmas at The Rock Club featuring Papa Roach and Chevelle.
12/3 WXRK/New York ClausFest 9 at Continental Arena featuring Velvet Revolver, Chevelle, Franz Ferdinand, Jimmy Eat World, KoRn, and Papa Roach.
12/3 WXDX/Pittsburgh Kick Ass Christmas at The Rock Club featuring The Killers.
12/3 WJBX/Ft. Myers
12/3 WJRR/Orlando Real Rock's Mistletoe Jam at House Of Blues featuring Sevendust, Bobba Flex and Magna-Fi.
12/3 WKQX/Chicago Twisted 11 at Aragon Ballroom f/ Taking Back Sunday, The Used and My Chemical Romance.
12/4 WHFS/Washington, D.C. HFS Nutcracker at The Patriot Center featuring Velvet Revolver, Good Charlotte, Franz Ferdinand, Jimmy Eat World, Chevelle, The Killers, My Chemical Romance, Breaking Benjamin and Keane.
12/4 WKQX/Chicago Twisted 11 at Aragon Ballroom f/ Modest Mouse and The Secret Machines.
12/5 WKQX/Chicago Twisted 11 at Aragon Ballroom f/ Franz Ferdinand, The Hives and Snow Patrol.
12/4 WPBZ/West Palm Beach Buzz Bake Sale 2004 at the Sound Advice Amphitheater featuring KoRn, New Found Glory, Sevendust, The Used, Nonpoint, Lostprophets, Skindred, Story of the Year, Muse, Lit, Kottonmouth Kings, Presidents of the USA, One, The Music, The Explosion and more TBA.
12/5 WNNX/Atlanta Mistle Toe Jam featuring Velvet Revolver, Jimmy Eat World, Muse, Keane, and The Music
12/5 WSUN/Tampa The Next Big Thing 4 at Coachman Park featuring The Used, Sum 41, Taking Back Sunday, Story Of The Year, Lostprophets, My Chemical Romance, Coheed And Cambria, Skindred, The Music, and more TBA.
12/6 WRZX/Indianapolis Not So Silent Night at Murat Egyptian Room featuring Papa Roach, Three Days Grace, Breaking Benjamin, and Shinedown.
12/9 KEDJ/Phoenix Xmas Show at Glendale Arena featuring Jimmy Eat World, The Hives, Story of the Year, and Authority Zero.
12/9 KNDD/Seattle Deck The Hall Ball at Key Arena featuring Modest Mouse, Franz Ferdinand, The Killers, Keane, The Shins and Snow Patrol.
12/10 KITS/San Francisco Not So Silent Night
12/10 KDGE/Dallas How The Edge Stole Christmas at Nokia Theater featuring KoRn, Chevelle, Hoobastank, Three Days Grace, Skindred, Instruction, and Letter Kills.
12/11-12 KROQ/Los Angeles Almost Acoustic Christmas
12/16 KPNT/St. Louis Ho Ho Show at The Pageant
12/17 WLUM/Milwaukee Mistletoe Jam at The Rave featuring The Violent Femmes and The Donnas.