On a day that started gray, dreary, and wet before skies cleared, the Rock Star Energy Drink Mayhem Festival brought a vast array of metal stylings into the Infinity Theater in Hartford on July 27. Here is a visual sampling of the bands in action in this annual festival event.
PHOTOS by MIKE CHAIKEN
Miss May I
Fans of Emmure bang their heads
Coco Austin, the wife of Ice-T, watches her husband’s band, Body Count, from the wings.
Ice-T brought his band Body Count to this year’s Rock Star Energy Drink Mayhem Festival.
Spartacus, Ice-T’s dog, enjoys his master’s show.
The Darkest Hour
Texas Hippie Coalition
Crowd surfing at the Rock Star Energy Drink Mayhem Festival.
Veil of Maya
The members of Ill Nino pose for the cameras before hitting the stage.