Mayhem Fest 2012 in Photos

July 22; Clarkston, MI – Mayhem Fest 2012 made it’s stop in Detroit on Sunday, featuring the return of Slipknot amongst the slew of bands out to entertain fans in the most metal of ways. Along with the Iowa-based group, bands such as Slayer, Motorhead, As I Lay Dying, The Devil Wears Prada and many¬† more joined the tour to make this year’s festival as successful as possible.

The following is a slide show of photos, featuring the following bands, in order:

Asking Alexandria


As I Lay Dying



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All photos taken by Damien Dennis, except the Motorhead photos, which were taken by David McDonald.


The Devil Wears Prada interview at Mayhem Fest in Detroit (2012)

On July 22, Mayhem Fest made it’s stop in Clarkston, MI at the DTE Music Energy Theatre. David McDonald, host of WXOU’s ‘The Molotov Rocktail,’ and Dylan Dulberg joined forces to take on some interviewing duties. One of said interviews was with Mike Hranica, vocalist and frontman for the metal band The Devil Wears Prada. The guys discuss how Hranica got into music and what influences him and the band as whole, along with tangents on flamingos and tattoos.

I shot and edited this video.