KORN and ROB ZOMBIE are topping the bill on this summer's Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival tour, which kicked off yesterday (Saturday, July 10) in San Bernardino, California.Behind-the-scenes footage from the first show — featuring your hostess, Fuse TV's Mistress Juliya — has been posted on the Rockstar Energy YouTube channel and can be viewed below. The complete billing for the festival is as follows: Main Stage: KORN
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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH Mayhem Festival Stage: ATREYU
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3 INCHES OF BLOOD Jägermeister Stage: HATEBREED
WINDS OF PLAGUE The world's greatest freestyle motocross team, Metal Mulisha, is returning to rev up audiences with its unique style of death-defying motorcycle stunts. Also featured on this year's tour is the bombastic Beacher's Madhouse, a sexy costume party combined with outrageous variety acts, beautiful dancers, scantily-clad Beacher's Babies, DJs and so much more. Comedian Jay Oakerson (seen on Comedy Central) is also on hand to deliver an onslaught of unbridled awesomeness and raunchy rock 'n' roll comedy.
The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival is produced by Rockstar Taste of Chaos organizer John Reese, Vans Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman and Creative Artists Agency. The trio has made Mayhem a standout on the summer concert circuit by following the proven model of utilizing sponsorship to deliver a lower ticket price and an enhanced concert experience. This year sees them joining forces once again with Rockstar Energy Drink as the title sponsor.
In addition to catching their favorite bands, Mayhem-goers can enjoy a plethora of festival activities, including playing the newest video games, perusing vendors, attending autograph signing sessions and a slew of other interactive activities that enhance the concert experience.
Last year's installment of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival featured SLAYER, MARILYN MANSON, KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, BEHEMOTH, ALL THAT REMAINS, THE BLACK DAHLIA MURDER, JOB FOR A COWBOY and more.