Universal Orlando Resort Announces Exciting Music Line-up For 2013 Rock The Universe

 Universal Orlando Resort Announces Exciting Music Line-up For 2013 Rock The
                                   Universe

Some of the Most Popular Names in Christian Rock Come Together for Florida's
Biggest Christian Music Festival with Performances by Switchfoot, Casting
Crowns, Lecrae and More

PR Newswire

ORLANDO, Fla., April 15, 2013

ORLANDO, Fla., April 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Universal Orlando's Rock the
Universe – Florida's biggest Christian music festival – returns this fall on
September 6 and 7 with live performances by more than a dozen hit bands in
Christian rock.

(Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130415/FL94829 )

Guests will rock out to this year's sensational line-up featuring some of the
hottest bands in Christian music including, Lecrae – who won Best Gospel Album
at the 2012 Grammy Awards; three-time Grammy award-winning group and Daytona
Beach natives Casting Crowns; Grammy nominated and winner of 20 Dove Awards
Chris Tomlin; and rock band Switchfoot, which has sold millions of albums
worldwide. The full line-up is below.

ROCK THE UNIVERSE 2013 LINE-UP
Friday, September 6                        Saturday, September 7
Switchfoot                                 Casting Crowns
Chris Tomlin                               Jesus Culture
Crowder                                    Lecrae
Tenth Avenue North                         Relient K
Family Force 5                             Red
Colton Dixon                               Everfound
Kyle Sherman                               Crave
Dara McClean                               Dara McClean
OBB                                        OBB
Love & The Outcome                         Love & The Outcome
** Names in bold indicate headlining acts.

Returning this year is the Fan Zone presented by Coca-Cola where guests will
enjoy live music by Dara McClean, OBB and Love & The Outcome, autograph
sessions with the bands, karaoke and band merchandise. Guests will also have
the opportunity to experience a Saturday night candle lighting service
featuring Casting Crowns, guest speakers and more.

Plus, guests will enjoy the thrilling action of unparalleled theme park
attractions only found at Universal Studios Florida. They can laugh with the
banana-loving minions on Despicable Me Minion Mayhem, rock out to hit songs at
65 mph on Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit, battle aliens with Agent J on Men In
Black Alien Attack and prepare for battle with Optimus Prime and Bumblebee on
TRANSFORMERS: The Ride – 3D, opening this summer.

For more details about Rock the Universe 2013, visit www.RocktheUniverse.com.

About Universal Orlando Resort
There are many ways to enjoy your Orlando vacation, but there is only one
place where vacation becomes adventure: Universal Orlando Resort. It is a
unique destination featuring two theme parks, three magnificently themed
on-site hotels and a nighttime entertainment complex. It's the only Orlando
destination where you are not just entertained – you become part of the most
exhilarating entertainment ever created. You can soar above Hogwarts with
Harry Potter, swing above the streets with Spider-Man, battle aliens alongside
Agent J, and help Shrek save Princess Fiona in Shrek 4-D. Now open: the new,
heart-warming and hilarious Despicable Me Minion Mayhem ride. And coming
soon: TRANSFORMERS: The Ride-3D.

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