Mayhem with Manson, Slayer


Marilyn Manson and Slayer will headline the second Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, topping a main-stage bill that also includes Bullet for My Valentine and another act to be announced.

The Live Nation-produced tour begins July 10 in Sacramento and will play 27 cities, wrapping Aug. 16 in Selma, Texas.

The Jagermeister stage will feature Trivium, All That Remains and God Forbid, and the Hot Topic stage will host Cannibal Corpse, Job for a Cowboy, Behemoth, Black Dahlia Murder and Whitechapel.

Ray Waddell is an executive director at Billboard.