Chris Bradshaw/Special to the Daily News
The 2012 Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival made a Florida stop in Tampa on Thursday, September 13. The 1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds played host to thousands of rock fans for the multi-band, all-day concert featuring main stage bands Shinedown, Godsmack, Staind and Adelitas Way. Two side stages featured P.O.D., Deuce, Fozzy and Redlight King among others. Local rock station 99X ran ticket giveaway contests and sent many listeners. Above, Brent Smith of Shinedown sings in the direction of a large projected image of himself.