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Van Halen, Alice In Chains Playing Music Midtown Festival

Van Halen will be taking a break from their regularly scheduled mudslinging directed at former (and current) band mates to headline the Music Midtown Festival this year.

Taking place September 18-19 in Atlanta’s Piedmont Park, VH, along with Alice In Chains, will be adding a heavy dose of rock to the festival, which also features Elton John, Drake and Sam Smith in headlining roles.

Tickets go on sale on June 27th at 10 AM EST at where you can also check out the fest’s complete lineup and learn more about VIP ticket packages.

The Music Midtown Festival headlining gig is yet another show added to VH’s already stacked North American tour schedule, which is set to kick off July 5th in Seattle.  For a complete list of tour stops, head over to



Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock reporter who never leaves home without her iPod, because to her, there’s something very comforting about carrying around every piece of music she’s ever owned in her life.