A7X and Hellyeah to tour
Get ready for Avenged Sevenfold and Hellyeah touring this year! This epic tour will begin in Canada this April and then stop in Minneapolis April 21st, down to Florida, then Lousiana, Tennessee, Pennsyvania, Maine and then back up to Canada and finally May 17th the bands will be in Columbus for Rock on the Range. It appears the closes the tour will come to central Illinois will be either Knoxville, Tennessee, May 6th or the Rock on the Range show in Ohio. A7X have a new album already out, but Hellyeah will drop their new disc Blood for Blood June 10th with a few tunes possibly released this March. We’ll keep you posted.
Mayhem Festival Kind Of Announced
Get ready for this year’s Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival. It’s unclear what band’s will be featured as festival organizers will update concert goers in late March. Rumors online indicate that headliners could include Korn and Avenged Sevenfold. Be sure to call off work July 16th for the St. Louis show or July 29th for the Chicago show.
Killswitch Engage will take to the road this Spring. Though there aren’t any shows close to Central Illinois, except maybe Memphis, Tennessee May 22nd, and possibly Council Bluffs, Iowa, May 30th.
Another Harrell DUI
How many more DUIs can 3 Doors Down’s Todd Harrell get? He was arrested again Tuesday night. This time in Mississippi where he was found slumped over the steering wheel of his vehicle. A citizen actually reported seeing an impaired driver and police arrived on the scene. This is a second-offense DUI, which involves other substances other than alcohol. Police are having to do blood tests to determine what else the bassist was on. He’s free on bond, but no date has been set for his next court appearance. Dude is already facing vehicular homicide in Tennessee where he was busted before for driving under the influence. Todd Harrell is becoming synonymous with DUI. Sad, really.
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