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Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat Coming to Rio Rancho

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Two of rocks biggest bands, Five Finger Death Punch and Volbeat, along with special guests Hellyeah and Nothing are coming to Santa Ana Star Center on Wednesday, Oct. 22.

Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday, May 9 at santaanastarcenter.com, the Santa Ana Star Center box office and the Santa Ana Star Casino Players Club or by calling 888-694-4849. A special venue pre-sale will be available to VIP Club members from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday, May 8. Tickets range from $39.75-$45, plus fees.

Five Finger Death Punch, one of the most relevant and successful rock bands globally, just concluded a sold out European headlining tour. FFDP dominated 2013 with the releases “The Wrong Side of Heaven and the Righteous Side of Hell” Volume 1 and Volume 2. Both volumes debuted on the U.S. Billboard album chart at No. 2 and in the top ten mainstream charts all across the globe, according a news release.

Volbeat, which formed in Copenhagen in 2000,  has released five studio albums and two live offerings that have turned the band into superstars, collecting platinum discs and prestigious awards making them one of the most talked about bands around the world.  “Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies,” debuted at No. 1 in the band’s home country of Denmark alongside Canada, Germany, Norway, Switzerland and Austria. The new release saw a debut at No. 9 in The United States, according to a news releease.

Hellyeah is an American heavy metal supergroup, consisting of Mudvayne lead vocalist Chad Gray, former Pantera and Damageplan drummer Vinnie Paul, Nothingface guitarist Tom Maxwell and Bloodsimple bassist Kyle Sanders. Hellyeah is making its biggest and boldest statement yet with its upcoming album “Blood for Blood,” scheduled for release on June 10, according to a news release.

Hailing from San Antonio, Texas, Nothing More’s self-titled album, scheduled for release on June 24, includes the Top 10 radio single “This Is The Time (Ballast).” It is a gut-punching blend made all the more powerful by a keen lyrical sophistication and philosophical undertone, according to a news release.

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