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Six Flags launches Summer Concert Series
Six Flags launches Summer Concert Series

AUSTELL, Ga. -- The summer just keeps getting hotter at Six Flags Over Georgia.

The popular Starburst® Summer Concert Series returns Saturday, June 4 and features an impressive lineup of today's most popular musical artists all summer long.

All concerts are free with park admission.

Saturday, June 4 -- Jars of Clay
This Christian rock band from Nashville has been rocking the stage since 1993. They have been nominated for several Grammy and Dove awards, and their music was even showcased in the 2005 film The Chronicles of Narnia. Their newest album, The Shelter, was released last year.

Jars of Clay with perform with fellow Christian artists Thousand Foot Krutch.

Saturday, June 11 -- A Rocket To The Moon
This American rock band has quickly gained popularity since its start in 2006. The members have appeared on MTV's hit show "Total Request Live," performing their hit song "Dakota." Their most recent headlining tour with Mayday Parade took them to the United Kingdom, Australia and Indonesia.

Saturday, June 18 -- Shiny Toy Guns
Rising to the top of the Indie/Rock industry, Shiny Toy Guns has been nominated for a Grammy award for their debut album, We Are Pilots. In September 2008, their hit single, "Ricochet!" peaked at #17 on the Alternative charts. Their newest album, III, is expected to be released later this summer.

Saturday, July 23 -- We The Kings
This pop punk band from Florida released their debut album in 2007. Since their start, they have been featured on the "CBS Early Show," MTV's "Spring Break '08" and "Jimmy Kimmel Live." Following their Australian tour, the band confirmed their newest album will be released this summer.

Sunday, July 31 -- Mike Posner
This American singer and songwriter has gained immense success since his start in 2009. His multi-platinum single, "Cooler than Me," peaked at #6 on the U.S. Billboard Top 100. He has performed on several television shows, including "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," "America's Got Talent" and "Live with Regis and Kelly." His debut album, 31 Minutes to Takeoff, was released in 2010.

All concerts will take place at the Southern Star Amphitheater.