The 2008 Rockstar Taste of Chaos festival tour will feature performances by Avenged Sevenfold, Atreyu, Bullet For My Valentine, Blessthefall and Idiot Pilot, along with sets by Japanese rock bands D'espairsRay, Mucc and the Underneath.

The 4th edition of the 43-city tour North American begins Feb. 29 at the Fillmore Auditorium in Denver, and runs through March 15 at the WaMu Center in Seattle. At deadline, only U.S. tour dates had been released, with Canadian dates to follow in January. No other acts were expected to join the bill.

Tickets go on pre-sale Jan. 5 via rockstartasteofchaos.com. The national on-sale begins Jan. 12, with an average ticket price of approximately $29.

Sponsors for the 2008 Rockstar Taste of Chaos include Hurley, Hard Rock Cafe, Hot Topic, Vans, Music Saves Lives, MySpace and Alternative Press, among others.

The 2007 edition of Rockstar Taste of Chaos featured a slew of rock acts including the Used, Senses Fail, 30 Seconds To Mars, Saosin, Chiodos, Aiden and Evaline. The festival jaunt, organized by Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman, played more than 130 dates worldwide, including 40-plus cities in North America.

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