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Slayer and King Diamond to Play Whitewater Amphitheater in July


The lineup and logo for Rockstar's Mayhem Festival - COURTESY
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  • The lineup and logo for Rockstar's Mayhem Festival

Hell yeah! Metal's favorite Satanists Slayer and King Diamond will be making a stop in New Braunfels this summer, hitting Whitewater Amphitheater on Rockstar's touring Mayhem Festival. The full lineup includes HELL YEAH, The Devil Wears Prada, Whitechapel, The Art Is Murder Jungle Rot, Sister Sin, Sworn In, Shattered Sun, Feed Her To The Sharks, Code Orange and Kissing Candice.

In the past few years, only Transmission Entertainment has been able to coerce Slayer and King Diamond to South Texas, performing at the 2013 and 2014 festivals, respectively. To announce the 2015 festival, Slayer recorded the following howling/awkward promo.

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