The world’s biggest heavy music touring festival, theÂ ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVALÂ in its seventh annual sojourn,Â is pleased to announce the official 2014 artist line-up with the boldest, largest, loudest and most diverse lineup to date! Not only will this yearâ€™s festival include the massive ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAIN STAGE and COLDCOCK AMERICAN HERBAL FLAVORED WHISKEY STAGE, but will also present two additional stagesâ€” the SUMERIAN RECORDS/HEADBANG FOR THE HIGHWAY STAGE, and the VICTORY RECORDS STAGE.
The ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAIN STAGE will boast a collection ofÂ some of the biggest bands in heavy musicâ€”including multi-platinum headlinersÂ Avenged Sevenfold, as well asÂ Korn,Â Asking AlexandriaÂ andÂ Trivium. The COLDCOCK AMERICAN HERBAL FLAVORED WHISKEY STAGE will feature headlinerÂ Cannibal CorpseÂ as well asÂ Suicide SilenceÂ (featuring new singer Eddie Hermida),Â Miss May I,Â Mushroomhead,Â Texas Hippie CoalitionÂ andÂ King 810. THE SUMERIAN RECORDS/HEADBANG FOR THE HIGHWAY STAGE will featureÂ headlinerÂ Body CountÂ featuringÂ Ice-TÂ as well asÂ Upon A Burning Body,Â Veil of Maya,Â Darkest HourÂ and the local Headbang For The Highway winner. The VICTORY RECORDS STAGE will feature headliner and Revolver Magazine cover bandÂ EmmureÂ as well asÂ Ill Nino,Â Wretched,Â Islander,Â andÂ Erimha.
“We are very excited that in the seventh year of the festival we can bring our biggest lineup ever to heavy music fans across North America.Â With such a diverse lineup of great bands and festival attractions, 2014 will give fans an awesome day of Metal and Mayhem.“ – John Reese and Kevin Lyman, Festival Producers
Check out the official lineup announcement, exclusively via RollingStone.com here.
ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAIN STAGE:
COLDCOCK AMERICAN HERBAL FLAVORED WHISKEY STAGE:
Miss May I
Texas Hippie Coalition
THE SUMERIAN RECORDS/HEADBANG FOR THE HIGHWAY STAGE:
Body Count featuring Ice-T
Upon A Burning Body*
Veil of Maya*
Headbang Local Winner
THE VICTORY RECORDS STAGE:
*bands rotating slots
Tickets for theÂ ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVALÂ go on sale on April 4th at 10:00AM local time.Â This yearâ€™s odyssey will include four stages of heavy music and 20 bands. Also, look for Freestyle Motocross legend Jimmy Fitzpatrick and his FITZ ARMY of riders and a Motorsports exhibition area featuring Unknown Industries Harley Davidson Freestyle Riders, as well as many other surprises and attractions throughout the festival midway.
The festival will kick off on July 5thÂ at San Manuel Amphitheatre in San Bernardino, CA and will hit a total of 26 cities, ending at The Woodlands, TX (Houston) at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion on August 10th.
2014 ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL:
7/5 – CA – San Bernardino – San Manuel Amphitheatre
7/6 – CA – Mountain View (San Francisco) – Shoreline Amphitheatre
7/8 – WA – Auburn (Seattle) – White River Amphitheatre
7/9 – ID – Boise – Idaho Center Amphitheatre
7/11 – AZ – Phoenix – Ak-Chin Pavilion
7/12 – NM – Albuquerque – Isleta Amphitheatre
7/14 – CO – Denver â€“ Red Rocks AmphitheatreÂ (Main Stage Only + Body Count feat. Ice-T)
7/16 – MO – St. Louis – Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
7/17 – MI – Detroit â€“ DTE Energy Music Theater
7/18 – WI – Milwaukee – Eagles BallroomÂ (Rockstar Energy Drink TASTE OF MAYHEM)
7/19 – IN – Indianapolis – Kilpsch Music Center
7/20 – IL – Chicago – First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
7/22 – MA – Mansfield (Boston) – Xfinity Center
7/23 – NY – Saratoga – Saratoga Performing Arts Center
7/25 – ON – Toronto (Canada) – Molson Amphitheatre
7/26 – PA – Burgettstown (Pittsburgh) – First Niagra Pavilion
7/27 – CT – Hartford – Xfinity Theatre
7/29 – NY – Darien Center – Darien Lake
7/30 – NY – Wantagh – Nikon Theatre At Jones BeachÂ (Main Stage Only)
8/1 – NJ – Camden (Philadelphia, PA) – Susquehanna Bank Center
8/2 – PA – Scranton -The Pavilion At Montage Mountain
8/3 – VA â€“ Bristow (Washington, DC) – Jiffy Lube Live
8/5 – GA – Atlanta – Lakewood Amphitheatre
8/7 – OK – Oklahoma City â€“ OKC Air Park
8/9 – TX – Dallas – Gexa Energy Pavilion
8/10 – TX – The Woodlands (Houston) – Cynthia Woods Mitchell PavilionÂ (Main Stage and Second Stage Only + Body Count feat. Ice-T and Emmure, no King 810)
* Lineups in each city mayÂ vary. Â Go to www.rockstarmayhemfest.com for full lineup details.