On November 13th Epic Records releases BELOW THE BELT, the highly anticipated live DVD from hard rock supergroup HELLYEAH. Capturing footage from the day the band formed, BELOW THE BELT includes performance footage from the very making of the album, first studio sessions, coverage of their world tour, personal interviews, as well as a few surprises.
This unique DVD, produced by HELLYEAH and Ryan Ziemba and filmed by close friends offers fans a special two-hour long view into the band’s life on the road. BELOW THE BELT features footage from multiple live performances, music videos, as well as personal interviews with all band members as they chat about life both before and after the formation of HELLYEAH.
Other highlights include snippets of the band’s very first recording sessions at Dimebag’s legendary Chasin’ Jason studio in Dallas, TX, coverage from HELLYEAH’S April 10, 2006 album release party held in Dallas, TX as well as backstage footage from the band’s world tour.
In other news, HELLYEAH’s headline tour BALLS VOLUME AND STRENGTH officially kicks off October 30th in the motor city with support bands OTEP and bloodsimple; the day both Otep (Koch Records) and bloodsimple (Warner Brothers) release their fourth and second respective studio albums. HELLYEAH recently partnered with myYearbook to host the opening band competition. For a complete list of dates and promotions, please go to http://www.hellyeahband.com.
HELLYEAH’s self-titled CD has been called “One of the best metal discs of 2007” and has received rave reviews from around the world. In addition to selling over 300k units worldwide, the band’s latest and second single, “Alcohaulin’ Ass” is #5 at Active Rock while “You Wouldn’t Know,” the band’s first Top-5 single (and accompanying video) from HELLYEAH’s self-titled CD is also included on MADDEN NFL 08.