The Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival is one of the most anticipated and biggest music festivals of the summer.  The band lineup will be announced on Wednesday January 25th.  Godsmack and Disturbed were headliners last year so who is rumored to be on it this year? One thing is certain, the Mayhem Festival will be making a stop in Capital Region on July 31st. Rumors are already buzzing around the internet as to what bands are confirmed or about 99% confirmed.

Here is a list or rumored bands that could be announced:

Slipknot
Slayer
Five Finger Death Punch
Motorhead
Korn
As I Lay Dying
Hatebreed
Might Be Playing/ Rumored To Be In Talks
Anthrax
All That Remains
Lacuna Coil
Whitechapel
The Faceless
After The Burial
Revocation

Many of these bands have been in the area recently including Q-Ruption, and Gigantour.   It does sound promising that Slipknot could be the headliner, add in Slayer, Five Finger, and Antharx you have a killer metal show.

Who would you like to see at Mayhem?