Vans Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman and John Reese, Lyman's partner on the Taste of Chaos tour, are assembling the first ever Rockstar Mayhem tour, has learned. Slipknot and Disturbed are already confirmed.

The outing, sponsored by Rockstar Energy drink, will run in July and August and is being booked by Darryl Eaton at CAA.

In related news, Warped returns this summer for a 14th consecutive year as both the longest-running touring festival and tour sponsorship deal ever. Gym Class Heroes, The Academy Is..., Relient K, the Bronx and Every Time I Die are among the first bands confirmed.