Posts Tagged ‘Five Finger Death Punch’

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SLIPKNOT Unveil New 2008 Masks

July 1, 2008

SLIPKNOT 2008
Source: Spinner.com, Blabbermouth.net, MayhemFest.com

Just in time for the ROCKSTAR MAYHEM tour. Check out the new SLIPKNOT masks HERE.

SLIPKNOT will co-headline the first ever ROCKSTAR ENERGY MAYHEM Tour this summer with DISTURBED. The full Rockstar Mayhem lineup will also include; DRAGONFORCE, MASTODON, AIRBOURNE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, 36 CRAZYFISTS, MACHINE HEAD, BLACK TIDE, SUICIDE SILENCE, THE RED CHORD, and WALLS OF JERICHO.

Here’s the dates:

Jul. 09 – Seattle, WA @ White River Amphitheater
Jul. 11 – Sacramento, CA @ Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Jul. 12 – San Francisco, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre
Jul. 13 – San Bernardino, CA Glen Helen Pavilion
Jul. 15 – Fresno, CA @ Save Mart Center
Jul. 16 – San Diego, CA @ Coors Amphitheatre
Jul. 18 – Phoenix, AZ @ Cricket Wireless Pavilion
Jul. 19 – Albuquerque, NM @ Journal Pavilion
Jul. 20 – Denver, CO @ Coors Amphitheatre
Jul. 22 – Kansas City, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 23 – St. Louis, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 25 – Dallas, TX @ Smirnoff Music Centre
Jul. 26 – San Antonio, TX @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 27 – Houston, TX @ Sam Houston Race Park
Jul. 29 – Tampa, FL @ Ford Amphitheatre
Jul. 30 – West Palm Beach, FL @ Cruzan Amphitheater
Aug. 01 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Aug. 02 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Post-Gazette Pavilion
Aug. 03 – Scranton, PA @ Toyota Pavilion
Aug. 05 – Boston, MA @ Tweeter Center
Aug. 06 – Uniondale, NY @ Nassau Coliseum
Aug. 08 – Toronto, ON @ Downsview Park
Aug. 09 – Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug. 10 – Chicago, IL @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug. 12 – Atlanta, GA @ Lakewood Amphitheatre
Aug. 13 – Indianapolis, IN @ Verizon Wireless Music Center
Aug. 15 – Camden, NJ @ Tweeter Center At The Waterfront
Aug. 16 – Hartford, CT @ New England Dodge Music Center
Aug. 17 – Washington DC @ Nissan Pavilion
Aug. 19 – Buffalo, NY @ Darien Lake Performing Arts Center


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DISTURBED: ‘INDESTRUCTIBLE’ Album Debuts At #1 On BILLBOARD, ROCKSTAR MAYHEM Tour On Deck

June 11, 2008

DISTURBED
Source: Blabbermouth.net, Mayhemfest.com
http://www.roadrunnerrecords.com/blabbermouth.net/news.aspx?mode=Article&newsitemID=98793

DISTURBED’s new album, “Indestructible”, has sold 253,000 copies in the United States during its first week of release to debut at position No. 1 on The Billboard 200 chart.

The band’s previous two albums, 2005’s double-platinum “Ten Thousand Fists” (first-week sales: 238,000) and 2002’s platinum “Believe” (first-week sales: 284,000), both also debuted at No. 1.

Read more HERE.

DISTURBED will co-headline the first ever ROCKSTAR ENERGY MAYHEM Tour this summer with SLIPKNOT. The full Rockstar Mayhem lineup will also include; DRAGONFORCE, MASTODON, AIRBOURNE, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, 36 CRAZYFISTS, MACHINE HEAD, BLACK TIDE, SUICIDE SILENCE, THE RED CHORD, and WALLS OF JERICHO.

Here’s the dates:

Jul. 09 – Seattle, WA @ White River Amphitheater
Jul. 11 – Sacramento, CA @ Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Jul. 12 – San Francisco, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre
Jul. 13 – San Bernardino, CA Glen Helen Pavilion
Jul. 15 – Fresno, CA @ Save Mart Center
Jul. 16 – San Diego, CA @ Coors Amphitheatre
Jul. 18 – Phoenix, AZ @ Cricket Wireless Pavilion
Jul. 19 – Albuquerque, NM @ Journal Pavilion
Jul. 20 – Denver, CO @ Coors Amphitheatre
Jul. 22 – Kansas City, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 23 – St. Louis, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 25 – Dallas, TX @ Smirnoff Music Centre
Jul. 26 – San Antonio, TX @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 27 – Houston, TX @ Sam Houston Race Park
Jul. 29 – Tampa, FL @ Ford Amphitheatre
Jul. 30 – West Palm Beach, FL @ Cruzan Amphitheater
Aug. 01 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Aug. 02 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Post-Gazette Pavilion
Aug. 03 – Scranton, PA @ Toyota Pavilion
Aug. 05 – Boston, MA @ Tweeter Center
Aug. 06 – Uniondale, NY @ Nassau Coliseum
Aug. 08 – Toronto, ON @ Downsview Park
Aug. 09 – Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug. 10 – Chicago, IL @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug. 12 – Atlanta, GA @ Lakewood Amphitheatre
Aug. 13 – Indianapolis, IN @ Verizon Wireless Music Center
Aug. 15 – Camden, NJ @ Tweeter Center At The Waterfront
Aug. 16 – Hartford, CT @ New England Dodge Music Center
Aug. 17 – Washington DC @ Nissan Pavilion
Aug. 19 – Buffalo, NY @ Darien Lake Performing Arts Center


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SLIPKNOT: New Masks Revealed?

April 1, 2008

SLIPKNOT 2008
Source: Spinner.com, Slipknot1.com

***UPDATED as of JULY, 1st 2008*** Check out the new masks above and click HERE for more pictures and information

SLIPKNOT has posted a new picture on their Official Website.

It’s not clear whether the picture is the new look for the bands upcoming live performance campaign or an April Fool’s gag.

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SEVENDUST Drops Off Of ROCKSTAR ENERGY MAYHEM Tour

February 26, 2008

SEVENDUST Drops off this summers Rockstar Mayhem Tour
Source: http://www.roadrunnerrecords.com/blabbermouth.net/news.aspx?mode=Article&newsitemID=91579

SEVENDUST has dropped off the first Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour “due to changes in [the group’s] touring schedule,” according to a statement released by the band. No further information was made available.


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Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour is currently being anchored by headliners Slipknot and Disturbed and will also feature Mastodon, Machine Head, Dragonforce and others on one of the biggest announced 2008 summer metal tour packages.

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‘ROCKSTAR-MAYHEM’ Official Lineup Announced

January 31, 2008

DisturbedSlipknot
Source: Blabbermouth.net
http://www.roadrunnerrecords.com/blabbermouth.net/news.aspx?mode=Article&newsitemID=89637


Main Stage:

SLIPKNOT
DISTURBED
DRAGONFORCE
MASTODON

Jägermeister-Sponsored Second Stage:

SEVENDUST
AIRBOURNE
FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH
36 CRAZYFISTS
Jägermeister Battle of The Bands Winner

Second Stage #2:

MACHINE HEAD
BLACK TIDE
SUICIDE SILENCE
THE RED CHORD
WALLS OF JERICHO

*******UNOFFICIAL******* Tour Itinerary:

Jul. 09 – Seattle, WA @ White River Amphitheater
Jul. 11 – Sacramento, CA @ Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Jul. 12 – San Francisco, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre
Jul. 13 – Irvine, CA @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
Jul. 15 – Fresno, CA @ Selland Arena
Jul. 16 – San Diego, CA @ Coors Amphitheatre
Jul. 18 – Phoenix, AZ @ Cricket Pavilion
Jul. 19 – Albuquerque, NM @ Journal Pavilion
Jul. 20 – Denver, CO @ Coors Amphitheatre
Jul. 22 – Kansas City, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 23 – St. Louis, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 25 – Dallas, TX @ Smirnoff Music Centre
Jul. 26 – San Antonio, TX @ Verizon Wireless
Jul. 27 – Houston, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Jul. 29 – Tampa, FL @ Ford Amphitheatre
Jul. 30 – Miami, FL @ Sound Advice Amphitheater
Aug. 01 – Atlanta, GA @ Hi Fi Buys Amphitheatre
Aug. 02 – Indianapolis, IN @ Verizon Wireless Music Ctr.
Aug. 03 – Buffalo, NY @ Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
Aug. 05 – [to be announced]
Aug. 06 – Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug. 08 – Toronto, ON @ Molson Amphitheatre
Aug. 09 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Post Gazette Pavilion
Aug. 10 – Chicago, IL @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug. 12 – [to be announced]
Aug. 13 – Boston, MA @ Tweeter Center for the Perf. Arts
Aug. 15 – Camden, NJ @ Tweeter Center At The Waterfront
Aug. 16 – Washington DC @ Nissan Pavilion
Aug. 17 – Hartford, CT @ New England Dodge Music Center
Aug. 20 – Saratoga, NY @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Aug. 21 – Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center

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‘ROCKSTAR-MAYHEM’ TOUR Update: SEVENDUST Confirmed

January 30, 2008

DISTURBEDSLIPKNOTSEVENDUST
Source: Ray Waddell, Billboard.com, Blabbermouth.net
http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/news/article_display.jsp?vnu_content_id=1003703754

The Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour, with Slipknot and Disturbed topping the bill, will play 30 Live Nation amphitheaters in North America during July and August.

SEVENDUST guitarist John Connolly has confirmed that the band will take part in the upcoming Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour.

The trek will be co-headlined by SLIPKNOT and DISTURBED, with MASTODON and FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH also expected to appear on the bill, alongside a number of yet-to-be-announced acts.

SLIPKNOT will be out in support of its new Roadunner album, expected in August. DISTURBED’s new album, “Indestructible”, is due in May. SEVENDUST will release their new album, “Chapter VII: Hope and Sorrow”, on April 1st.

Rockstar Energy Mayhem tour **UNCONFIRMED** dates:

Jul. 09 – Seattle, WA @ White River Amphitheater
Jul. 11 – Sacramento, CA @ Sleep Train Amphitheatre
Jul. 12 – San Francisco, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre
Jul. 13 – Irvine, CA @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre
Jul. 15 – Fresno, CA @ Selland Arena
Jul. 16 – San Diego, CA @ Coors Amphitheatre
Jul. 18 – Phoenix, AZ @ Cricket Pavilion
Jul. 19 – Albuquerque, NM @ Journal Pavilion
Jul. 20 – Denver, CO @ Coors Amphitheatre
Jul. 22 – Kansas City, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 23 – St. Louis, MO @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
Jul. 25 – Dallas, TX @ Smirnoff Music Centre
Jul. 26 – San Antonio, TX @ Verizon Wireless
Jul. 27 – Houston, TX @ Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
Jul. 29 – Tampa, FL @ Ford Amphitheatre
Jul. 30 – Miami, FL @ Sound Advice Amphitheater
Aug. 01 – Atlanta, GA @ Hi Fi Buys Amphitheatre
Aug. 02 – Indianapolis, IN @ Verizon Wireless Music Ctr.
Aug. 03 – Buffalo, NY @ Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
Aug. 05 – [to be announced]
Aug. 06 – Detroit, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
Aug. 08 – Toronto, ON @ Molson Amphitheatre
Aug. 09 – Pittsburgh, PA @ Post Gazette Pavilion
Aug. 10 – Chicago, IL @ First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
Aug. 12 – [to be announced]
Aug. 13 – Boston, MA @ Tweeter Center for the Perf. Arts
Aug. 15 – Camden, NJ @ Tweeter Center At The Waterfront
Aug. 16 – Washington DC @ Nissan Pavilion
Aug. 17 – Hartford, CT @ New England Dodge Music Center
Aug. 20 – Saratoga, NY @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Aug. 21 – Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center

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Heads up people: The above listed tour dates are NOT OFFICIALLY CONFIRMED.

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MUSHROOMHEAD Wins ‘Headbanger’s Ball’ ‘Video Of The Year’

January 3, 2008

Mushroomhead
Source: MTV


Cleveland based MUSHROOMHEAD has won the MTV2 “Headbanger’s Ball” “2007 Video Of The Year” for the song “1200”. The clip was directed by horror special effects whiz House.

120,000 viewers cast votes. The Viewers’ top five are:

1 ) Mushroomhead “12 Hundred”
2 ) Dream Theater “Constant Motion”
3 ) Avenged Sevenfold “Almost Easy”
4 ) In This Moment “Beautiful Tragedy”
5 ) Five Finger Death Punch “The Bleeding”

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