Saturday, May 11, 2013 at 9:09AM
The 6th Annual ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL Weekly Update – Announcing the Cinco De Mayo Mayhem Contest, Mayhem Special Military Ticket Offer, and More!
This Year Featuring:
ROB ZOMBIE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, MASTODON, AMON AMARTH, MACHINE HEAD, CHILDREN OF BODOM, BEHEMOTH AND MANY MORE
Tour Starts June 29th in San Bernardino, CA
With the beginning of May comes Cinco De Mayo! Although the holiday has already passed, you can still enter the Cinco De Mayhem sweeps for a chance to win an exclusive Mayhem prize pack or a VIP Flyaway to the ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL! Learn more and enter now at this location: http://www.tweematic.com/cincodemayhem/.
MAYHEM returned to the Black Carpet of the 2013 Revolver Golden Gods Awards and our Compound Pit Reporter was on scene to say hello to all of the famous Heavy Metal Artists at the show! Interviews from artists playing the ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL, past and present, include ANTHRAX, SUICIDE SILENCE, MEGADETH, ROB ZOMBIE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, Alexi Laiho from CHILDREN OF BODOM, and more! Watch the video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7kguxpgjBtI
Also, Revolver Magazine has posted all the Golden Gods performances, all the award presentations, and all the crazy moments from the show last Thursday. Follow the link, http://bit.ly/18UD0Eg to watch and take a look at their entire Photo Gallery from the awards show here: http://bit.ly/ZL9HzX
Again this year, ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL’s METAL OF HONOR is giving back. Starting Wednesday, May 1st at 12 noon (all local time zones), members of the military and veterans will have their chance to purchase Military Discount tickets to THE ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL, General Admission tickets only.
You must be in the military to qualify for this pricing. Go to Veteran Tickets Foundation at www.veteranticketsfoundation.org to receive discount and to purchase discounted tickets online. There are limited discounted tickets, so get yours now! NOTE: Toronto is excluded from this offer.
For more information on these items and more, visit www.rockstarmayhemfest.com.
Artists performing this year include main stage metal and horror legend, festival closer ROB ZOMBIE, plus, the triple gold certified FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH and a monster lineup that includes additional main stage bands MASTODON and AMON AMARTH. The festival area is led by stage closers CHILDREN OF BODOM and MACHINE HEAD as well as BEHEMOTH, JOB FOR A COWBOY, EMMURE, BORN OF OSIRIS, MOTIONLESS IN WHITE, BUTCHER BABIES, BATTLECROSS, HUNTRESS, THROWN INTO EXILE and CITY IN THE SEA.
Take a look at what some of this year’s festival artists are doing RIGHT NOW:
- ROB ZOMBIE is out with a new studio album, Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor, and the track “Dead City Radio” is at #16 at Active Rock with another greatest gainer week. “Dead City Radio” has reached over 10 million in audience to date! Download it now on iTunes (http://smarturl.it/venomous) and Amazon (http://smarturl.it/RZRats) or head on over to your local record store and pick up the CD.
ROB ZOMBIE’s latest feature film, "Lords of Salem", is out NOW! Head on over to www.fandango.com for movie showtimes, to purchase movie tickets, and to take a look at the official site, www.lordsofsalem.com.
- CHILDREN OF BODOM
Alexi Laiho of CHILDREN OF BODOM is answering YOUR questions TODAY, May 10th, starting at 11am (PST) / 2pm (EST) at www.twitter.com/MayhemFest. If you'd like to send in your question, tweet them to @MayhemFest using #AskCoB.
- CITY IN THE SEA
The ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL will stop in 26 cities across the United States and Canada as it makes its way to the Gexa Energy Pavilion in Dallas, Texas on August 4th, 2013. Dates and venues are listed below. Fans can go to www.rockstarmayhemfest.com to keep up with additional details as they are released.
Tour dates are as follows:
Date City Venue
6/29 San Bernardino, CA San Manuel Amphitheater
6/30 Mountain View, CA Shoreline Amphitheatre
7/2 Boise, ID Idaho Center Amphitheatre
7/3 Auburn, WA White River Amphitheater
7/5 Phoenix, AZ Desert Sky Pavilion
7/6 Albuquerque, NM Isleta Amphitheatre
7/7 Denver, CO Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre
7/10 Toronto, ON Molson Canadian Amphitheatre
7/12 Burgettstown, PA First Niagara Pavilion
7/13 Scranton, PA Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain
7/14 Darien Center, NY Darien Lake PAC
7/16 Mansfield, MA Comcast Center
7/17 Bangor, ME Bangor Waterfront
7/19 Camden, NJ Susquehanna Bank Center
7/20 Saratoga Springs, NY SPAC
7/21 Hartford, CT The Comcast Theatre
7/23 Holmdel, NJ PNC Bank Arts Center
7/24 Bristow, VA Jiffy Lube Live
7/26 Noblesville, IN Klipsch Music Center
7/27 Tinley Park, IL First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
7/28 Clarkston, MI DTE Energy Music Theatre
7/30 Atlanta, GA Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood
7/31 Tampa, FL Live Nation Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds
8/2 Austin, TX Austin360 Amphitheater
8/3 The Woodlands, TX Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
8/4 Dallas, TX Gexa Energy Pavilion
Sponsors for the 2013 ROCKSTAR ENERGY MAYHEM FESTIVAL include title sponsor ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK and stage sponsors JAGERMEISTER, MUSICIANS INSTITUTE, and SUMERIAN RECORDS. Festival sponsors include IBANEZ GUITARS,
ZIPPO, METAL BLADE RECORDS, NAPALM RECORDS, SQUATCH SNACK STICKS, FUCK CANCER and KEEP A BREAST. Media partners include REVOLVER MAGAZINE and ZUUS MEDIA.
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