Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival Hartford CT Tickets
The Xfinity Theatre in Hartford is playing host to 2014’s Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival. Celebrating its seventhanniversary, the Mayhem Festival tours across Canada, Quebec and the US. This year’s festival features metal bands and artists including Avenged Sevenfold, Korn, Asking Alexandria, Trivium, Cannibal Corpse, Suicide Silence, Mushroomhead, Body Count and Miss May I. The musical festivity is scheduled to be held at the outdoor amphitheater that can accommodateas many as 30,000 attendees. Inaugurated in 1995, the Xfinity Theatre is known for hosting some of the most popularmusic events. Make your way to the venue this season by buying Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival Hartford tickets.
The Mayhem Festival was inaugurated in 2008 by Kevin Lyman and John Reese, co-founders of the Vans Warped Tour. The annual music event features popular heavy metal and hard rock acts. The Mayhem Festival has a total of three stages; the Jagermeister Stage, the Main Stage and a third stage that takes on the name of the sponsor. This stage has been named “Hot Topic Stage” in 2008 and 2009, “Revolver Stage” in 2011 and “Sumerian Records Stage” in 2012. In 2013 an additional fourth stage was added to the event. It was sponsored by the Musicians Institute. Each of these stages present the performances of four to five bands each year. Apart from this, local bands are also invited to perform as opening acts at the Mayhem Festival.
Other attractions at the festival include the “Metal Mulisha” and a meet-and-great for the public where audiences can interact with the band members. The debut lineup of the festival had bands such asSlipknot, Disturbed, DragonForce and Mastodon.
The lineup for this year’s festival includes Avenged Sevenfold, Korn, Asking Alexandria, Trivium, Cannibal Corpse, Suicide Silence, Mushroomhead, Body Count and Miss May I. Get ready to catch the most popular metal and hard rock bands return for the Mayhem Festival 2014. Purchase Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival Hartford tickets now.