It's Official: HELLYEAH To Take Part In FAMILY VALUES Tour

HELLYEAH, the new band featuring former PANTERA/DAMAGEPLAN drummer Vinnie Paul Abbott alongside members of MUDVAYNE and NOTHINGFACE, has confirmed that it will take part in this summer's Family Values Tour. The official announcement will be made tonight (Monday, March 26) at 9:00 p.m. EST via Also rumored to be taking part in the tour are ATREYU, EVANESCENCE and AIDEN, alongside headliners KORN.

Last year's Family Values package was the first since 2001 and featured DEFTONES, STONE SOUR, 10 YEARS, FLYLEAF and others in addition to headliners KORN.

A CD and DVD from last summer's tour was released in late December.

Previous versions of the tour, which first began in 1998, have included LINKIN PARK, STONE TEMPLE PILOTS, LIMP BIZKIT, FILTER, STAIND and more.

HELLYEAH will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" airing Monday, April 9. The live show begins at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET, and fans are encouraged to call in with questions during the program at (800) 344-ROCK (7625). To find a station near you, check out

HELLYEAH's self-titled debut album is scheduled for release on April 10 via Epic Records. Check out the cover artwork at this location.


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