The 2013 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival dates have been released and includes a return to Toronto and the first time the tour rolls through Bangor, Maine and Austin, Texas. The 2013 lineup will be unveiled on March 18th. This is the first year that the festival will be moving to four stages: The Rockstar [...]
Slipknot, Slayer, Motörhead, Anthrax, As I Lay Dying, the Devil Wears Prada, and many more in the tour’s biggest show in its five-year history!
To honor Slipknot co-founder Paul Gray, who died two years ago today, vocalist Corey Taylor and other members of the band visited Gray’s grave site last night and reminisced about the times they shared over the 15 years he was in the band. “We just hung out and told some good stories,” Taylor tells Revolver. [...]
Featuring Disturbed, Godsmack, Megadeth, Machine Head, Trivium, In Flames, and others, this summer’s Mayhem Fest was easily one of the year’s most badass tours. And needless to say, it features 2011′s most hellacious mosh pits. Our good friends at Mayhem have compiled footage of the slam-dancing action at each stop of the tour. Check it [...]
On the surface, it looks like life has been good to Disturbed frontman David Draiman. Even if his band is preparing to go on “indefinite hiatus” at the end of 2011, Disturbed have had an incredible creative and commercial run. The band’s 2000 debut album, The Sickness, is certified quadruple platinum, 2002’s Believe is double platinum, [...]
Dethklok’s Nathan Explosion graces the cover of the new issue of Revolver, which is on newsstands now and available online here, taking the form of a gargantuan, God-like bringer of the apocalypse. Or rather the Metalocalypse. His band delivers their one and only performance this year at Mayhem Fest’s kickoff show on July 9 in [...]
SoCal deathcore manaics Suicide Silence have unveiled a new song, “You Only Live Once,” from their highly anticipated new album, The Black Crown (Century Media), due out this July. Crank up the volume and blast the song below. Let us know in the comments! And make sure and check out the band live at Mayhem [...]
Hatebreed and Kingdom of Sorrow frontman Jamey Jasta is putting out his long rumored solo album, Jasta (eOne), this July. The record features a host of big-name guests including members of Lamb of God, As I Lay Dying, All That Remains, as well as one Zakk Wylde of Black Label Society. Father Zakk appears on [...]
Oregon hard rockers Red Fang will be on tour with Mayhem Fest this summer. They talk about the festival and share a great story below.
Disturbed guitarist Dan Donegan and his bandmates will be headlining this summer’s Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. Donegan fills us in on his feelings on the upcoming tour below.