Modern masked metalheads Slipknot will co-headline the traveling tour alongside one of the genre’s foremost acts, Slayer.
The Mayhem Festival has surpassed Ozzfest as metal’s most prominent, high-profile traveling spectacle.
Anthrax, considered one of “The Big 4″ metal acts (along with Slayer, Megadeth and Metallica) will headline the Jagermeister side stage at the event. As I Lay Dying, the Devil Wears Prada and Asking Alexandria are among the rotating bands on the tour, according to the release.
Tickets for the July 8 stop at Comfort Dental Amphitheatre go on sale Friday, April 6 through Live Nation.
Revisit Reverb’s coverage of the 2011 Mayhem Festival.