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Avenged Sevenfold to headline 98 Rockfest at Forum

Heavy metal rockers Avenged Sevenfold will top the bill at the 98 Rockfest when it returns to the Forum April 25 in Tampa.

The lineup will also include Volbeat, Chevelle, Black Stone Cherry, Saigon Kick and Trivium, among others.

Tickets, priced from $19 to $49, are on sale now through Ticketmaster outlets or by phone at (800) 745-3000.

“This is, hands down, one of the best line ups that has come to Tampa Bay for 98 Rockfest,” Ty Bailey, program director for Tampa radio station 98 Rock said in a news release. “We are so excited to have Avenged Sevenfold and Volbeat at the height of their careers and 98 Rock staple Chevelle, who continues to put out hit after hit.”

The festival will include a free pre-show concert beginning at 3 p.m. in the plaza outside the Forum, featuring performances by Trivium, Nothing More, Werm and Skratch n Sniff, plus interactive contests and giveaways.

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