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Megadeth: 2011 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival Tinley Park, IL 8/5/2011

Posted in All Metal, Photos with tags , , , , , on August 7, 2011 by Randy

© The Rock Tribune 2011, photos by Taylor Augustson

ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL, Dean Guitars and MEGADETH are Giving Away One Guitar from Dave Mustaine’s Personal Collection at Each Festival Date!

Posted in News with tags , , , , , on August 2, 2011 by Randy

The ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL is careening through the states, making its way down to Raleigh, NC tomorrow! The tour runs through August 14th and tickets are still on sale, so check in at www.rockstarmayhemfest.com and www.livenation.com to purchase your tickets!

This year, the fest is taking part in an amazing promotional opportunity, brought to you by MEGADETH and Dean Guitars!  At each tour stop (sans San Bernardino and Montreal), Dave Mustaine of MEGADETH has been handing off the guitar that he’s been playing each night of the festival to a member in attendance. Winners must be present to win. Check your local radio listings for more information on the contest!

“It was time to invite some fans up to jam, and let them take one of these bad boys home with them,” states MEGADETH guitarist and lead vocalist Dave Mustaine. See above for an excellent photo of Dave Mustaine handing his personal guitar to a lucky fan!

See below for all remaining tour dates, and make sure to grab your tickets now before they are sold out!

ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL TOUR DATES:

8/2 – Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach – Virginia Beach, VA

8/3 – Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion at Walnut Creek – Raleigh, NC

8/5 – First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre – Tinley Park, IL (Chicago IL)

8/6 – DTE Energy Music Theatre – Clarkston, MI (Detroit, MI)

8/7 – Verizon Wireless Music Center – Noblesville, IN (Indianapolis, IN)

8/9 – Zoo Amphitheatre – Oklahoma City, OK

8/10 – Gexa Energy Pavilion – Dallas, TX

8/12 – Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood – Atlanta, GA

8/13 – 1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheatre – Tampa, FL

8/14 – Cruzan Amphitheatre – West Palm Beach, FL

For more information on the ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL, visit www.rockstarmayhemfest.com.

 

THE BIG 4 METALLICA. SLAYER. MEGADETH. ANTHRAX. COME TOGETHER FOR FIRST AND ONLY U.S. SHOW SATURDAY, APRIL 23 AT THE EMPIRE POLO CLUB IN INDIO, CA

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , on March 9, 2011 by Randy

VIP SHUTTLES, TICKETS AND HOTEL TRAVEL PACKAGES
AVAILABLE FOR CONCERTGOERS
FROM VALLEY MUSIC TRAVEL

On Saturday, April 23THE BIG 4METALLICA, SLAYER, MEGADETH and ANTHRAX–will take over the Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA (home of the annual Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival) for this one-day only U.S. appearance by these four legendary hard rock acts.   THE BIG 4 day-long event will feature full performances from these four iconic bands, who–for the first time ever–toured together last year for seven acclaimed shows across Europe.

Valley Music Travel is organizing transportation and vacation packages for fans’ added ease and comfort.  For travel to and from the Empire Polo Field, “THE BIG 4 Day Trip” package features same-day shuttle service from various Southern California locations.  Check http://valleymusictravel.com/ for all the travel package information.

Here is info on “The Big 4 Day Trip” shuttle services (all prices round-trip):

CARSON
Departs at 11:00 AM
$65 shuttle only, $164 with GA ticket, $264 with VIP ticket

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES
Departs at 8:00 AM and 11:00 AM
$65 shuttle only, $164 with GA ticket, $264 with VIP ticket

PASADENA
Departs at 12:00 PM
$50 shuttle only, $149 with GA ticket, $249 with VIP ticket

ONTARIO
Departs at 1:30 PM and 3:00 PM
$40 shuttle only, $139 with GA ticket, $239 with VIP ticket

RIVERSIDE
Departs at 1:00 PM and 3:30 PM
$40 shuttle only, $139 with GA ticket, $239 with VIP ticket

ANAHEIM
Departs at 12:00 PM
$50 shuttle only, $149 with GA ticket, $249 with VIP ticket

IRVINE
Departs at 11:30 AM
$65 shuttle only, $164 with GA ticket, $264 with VIP ticket

SAN DIEGO
Departs at 11:00 AM
$65 shuttle only, $164 with GA ticket, $264 with VIP ticket

Each shuttle location and the Empire Polo Club will feature on-site staff to assist with travel to and from the show.  More details here: http://thebig4festival.com/socal-shuttles/

For fans looking to make a weekend out of the one-show-only event, Goldenvoice has teamed with Palm Desert’s Homewood Suites and JW Marriott, offering all-inclusive packages featuring admission to the day-long concert, lodging and hotel/venue shuttles.  More info is available here: http://www.valleymusictravel.com/thebig4_hotels.php

Off-site camping information is available here: http://thebig4festival.com/travel/offsite-camping/

Tickets for THE BIG 4 went on sale Friday, January 28 through Ticketmaster.com and by phone at 1-800-745-3000.  Ticket prices are $99.00, general admission and $199.00 for VIP.  More details can be found at www.thebig4festival.com andwww.facebook.com/THEBIG4.

A DVD from the BIG 4’s 6/22/10 Sofia, Bulgaria show entered the U.S. and Canada video sales charts at #1 and has achieved double platinum status since its November ’10 release.

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http://anthrax.com/NFWS/

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