Hellyeah Portrait Photography by Chad Lee
Hellyeah portrait photo shoots for album artwork and press by ©Chad Lee Photography.
February 26, 2010 in Ft Worth Texas
May 27, 2007 in Madison Wisconsin at the Barrymore Theater for upcoming press and merchandise. IMages form thiss hoot ended up in magazines like Revolver, Guitar World and others as well as used for tour merch and the bands first home Dvd
October 6, 2006 First band photo shoot. Images from this session were used for the album cover and artwork for the debut cd which made it’s debut on the Billboard charts at #9 !
October 7, 2006 2nd day of shooting for album and press. Images from this session were used for the album cover and artwork for the debut cd which made it’s debut on the Billboard charts at #9 !
Making of the record behind the scenes video. Around the 8:00 mark I make a couple quick appearances as we shot the front and back cover for the debut cd.
Band Bio – Wikipedia
Hellyeah is a heavy metal group , consisting of Mudvayne vocalist Chad Gray, former Nothingface guitarist Tom Maxwell. Bass player Kyle Sanders, guitarist Christian Brady and former Pantera and Damageplan drummer Vinnie Paul. The idea to form a supergroup originated in 2000 on the Tattoo the Earth tour. Although plans were constantly put on hold due to scheduling conflicts. The summer of 2006 allowed the band to take the project seriously and record its first album. Recorded at Chasin’ Jason studio in Dimebag Darrell‘s backyard. The album was completed in roughly one month. Released on April 10, 2007, the album entered the Billboard 200 at number 9, selling 45,000 copies. AllMusic reviewer William Ruhlmann stated the album is “a competent example of its genre” awarding the album three and a half stars.