ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL GOES PINK – CHICAGO, IL

We are pleased to announce The 6th annual ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL and The Keep A Breast Foundation are coming together on July 27th in Chicago IL, to draw worldwide attention to the prevention of breast cancer.  Keep A Breast will be providing shirts, bracelets, pins and accessories to all bands, sponsors, crew, etc and ask that everyone wear them in Chicago as KAB films a video to launch to show the world that Metalheads love boobies!!

 

Keep A Breast will be set up both in the Festival area, working with concert goers, and also in the backstage near press, launching a photo-sharing social media initiative on-site and taking video testimonials from bands on how cancer has impacted their lives, or sharing a message of support.

 

Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival will also be making a donation from the Chicago date to Keep A Breast, to support their prevention and education programs to eradicate breast cancer. As we know 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in her lifetime. Out of all cases of breast cancer, 1 in 233 occur in women age 39 and younger. Keep A Breast provides support for young people impacted by cancer and educating our peers about prevention, early detection, and helped raise awareness about cancer-causing toxins in our everyday environment.

 

In 2012, Keep A Breast participated in 256 events including the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival with the goal of educating and speaking to new audience reaching nearly one million young people and educating them on methods of prevention, early detection, and about health risks.

 

For every $2 spent on KAB’s Traveling Education Booth program, Keep A Breast has the opportunity to educate ten more people with life saving information.  This year our goal is to raise $100,000 for our Traveling Education Booth to allow us to reach half a million more young people.

 

 

About:

The Keep A Breast Foundation is the leading youth-focused, global, nonprofit breast cancer organization. Our mission is to eradicate breast cancer for future generations. We provide support programs for young people impacted by cancer and educate people about prevention, early detection, and cancer-causing toxins in our everyday environment.

 

The Keep A Breast Foundation is headquartered in the United States as a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit. We are supported in fulfilling our mission by international partners Keep A Breast Canada, Keep A Breast Europe, and Keep A Breast Japan.

 

For more: www.keep-a-breast.org

FOZZY Releases “Sandpaper” Video

Hot off their heralded run on this summer’s Uproar tour, FOZZY have released the music video for their hit single “Sandpaper.” The video premiered exclusively on WWE.com this week, and the track has been named the theme song for the WWE’s upcoming Hell In A Cell pay-per-view event, which will be held October 28, 2012 at the Philips Arena in Atlanta.

The lead single from FOZZY’s new release SIN AND BONES, “Sandpaper” is currently impacting and reacting at Active Rock radio and features guest vocals by M. Shadows. Directed by Sean McEwen, the video is inspired by horror classic Evil Dead, with M. Shadows playing the role of FOZZY’s evil puppet master.

Released on August 14, 2012, SIN AND BONES landed at #1 on the Billboard Heatseekers chart, marked the band’s first Billboard Top 200 debut at #143, and celebrated FOZZY’s best-selling first week ever for an album of original material. The band returns to the road in late October, tour dates are listed below.

For the month of October, FOZZY and Century Media Records have partnered with the Keep A Breast Foundation to raise awareness and prevention of breast cancer. For every copy of SIN AND BONES sold in October through iTunes – where the album is sale-priced for $7.99 – 50 cents will be donated to Keep A Breast.

The accolades for FOZZY and SIN AND BONES have been mouting… Ultimate-Guitar.com declares FOZZY as “one of the best metal bands out there right now,” Revolver Magazine calls SIN AND BONES “Fozzy’s best album yet,” and Metal Hammer (UK) says, “SIN AND BONES is impressive, diverse and mature… this is a masterclass that should take Fozzy on to bigger things.”

Headlining Tour Dates:
10/26 – Amityville, NY @ Ollie’s Point (Geoff Tate Headlining)
10/27 – Lancaster, PA @ Chameleon Club
10/28 – Cleveland, OH @ Peabody’s
10/29 – Toronto, ON, Canada @ The Mod Club
10/30 – Albany, NY @ Bogies
11/1 – Springfield, CA @ Empire
11/2 – Jacksonville, NC @ Hooligans
11/3 – Fayetteville, NC @ The Rock Shop
11/4 – Winston-Salem, NC @ Ziggy’s

For more information on FOZZY, please visit:
http://www.fozzyrock.com
www.facebookcom/FozzyRock
www.twitter.com/FozzyRock

THE CENTURY FAMILY and the KEEP A BREAST FOUNDATION Team Up for Halloween Sale

THE CENTURY FAMILY and the KEEP A BREAST FOUNDATION have teamed up to launch a Halloween sale. Throughout the entire month of October, thirteen albums under The Century Family’s umbrella will be for sale here. For every album sold, The Century Family will donate $0.50 to the Keep A Breast Foundation to support their cause against breast cancer. Below is the list of albums involved in the sale:

…And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead – “TAO Of The Dead”
Arch Enemy – “Khaos Legions”
Blaqk Audio – “Bright Black Heaven”
Fozzy – “Sin And Bones”
In This Moment – “Blood”
Iwrestledabearonce – “Ruining It For Everybody”
Lacuna Coil – “Dark Adrenaline”
Matt Skiba & The Sekrets – “Babylon”
Otherwise – “True Love Never Dies”
Rise To Remain – “City Of Vultures”
Suicide Silence – “Black Crown”
The Agonist – “Prisoners”
Vampires Everywhere! – “Hellbound & Heartless”

In addition to having select albums on sale, The Century Family also has a limited number of t-shirts available via CM Distro. 100% of the proceeds from t-shirt sales will be donated to the Keep A Breast Foundation.

For many of the artists participating, they are not only supporting a good cause, but supporting something close to them. The Keep A Breast Foundation has posted videos of those artists talking about their personal experiences with breast cancer or cancer in general.