Posts tagged "Mayhem Festival"

Concert Review: Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival - As I Lay Dying, Anthrax, Motörhead, Slayer and Slipknot - 7/21/12 at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre

Concert Review:  Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival - As I Lay Dying, Anthrax, Motörhead, Slayer and Slipknot - 7/21/12 at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre
High temperatures were no match for heavy metal as fifteen acts and two of the "Big 4" performed across three stages Saturday in Tinley Park as the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival rolled into First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre...

An Interview With Motörhead's Mikkey Dee: A Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival Concert Preview (Saturday, 7/21/12 at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in Tinley Park)

An Interview With Motörhead's Mikkey Dee: A Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival Concert Preview (Saturday, 7/21/12 at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in Tinley Park)
Returning to the Chicagoland area this Saturday as part of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival in Tinley Park, Motörhead drummer Mikkey Dee checked in over the phone from Oklahoma City yesterday for a chat about his thoughts on performing alongside the likes of Anthrax, Slayer and Slipknot this summer as well as to what he attributes Motörhead's increasingly young and loyal audience...
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