Tag Archives: Korn

SLAYER resurrected: Legends to headline 2024 Louder Than Life & Riot Fest

Posted by on February 21, 2024

  This is not a drill; Slayer are back! After wrapping up their final world tour in November 2019, these legends featuring Tom Araya (bass/vocals), Kerry King (guitar), Gary Holt (guitar), and Paul Bostaph (drums) have announced their first return to the stage. At least for two festival appearances, for now: Riot Fest in Chicago, […]

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Brian ‘Head’ Welch launches XOVR records, signs Spoken, unveils new video “Reflection”

Posted by on December 7, 2023

  KoRn/Love and Death’s Brian ‘Head’ Welch has launched a new record label, XOVR Records. In celebration of the announcement comes the label’s inaugural signing of the group Spoken, featuring Love and Death guitarist JR Bareis. Spoken’s tenth studio album, Reflection, will be released on March 15, 2024. A video for the title track is […]

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KoRn’s Brian “Head” Welch featured in California furniture store promo video

Posted by on August 23, 2023

    KoRn’s Brian “Head” Welch is featured in a new promo video for Bakersfield’s Furniture City, his former hometown. The video starts with Welch’s warm welcome and a showroom tour. He admires bedroom furniture, a chandelier, and a living room sofa along the way. Welch is amazed by the store’s size, stating, “This is […]

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Metal By Numbers: Metallica leads the charts – 4/28/2023

Posted by on April 28, 2023

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the notable debuts and sales from March 31st, April 7th, and 14th. For the April 14th date, it is noteworthy that the Billboard Top 200 chart incorporates streaming figures. However, the […]

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Avenged Sevenfold, Tool, KoRn and Guns N’ Roses to headline Aftershock in Sacramento this October

Posted by on March 15, 2023

  Aftershock, the west coast’s biggest rock festival announced its full 2023 lineup today with Avenged Sevenfold, Tool, Korn and Guns N’ Roses headlining each of the four nights respectively. Returning for the 11th year, Aftershock will once again take place at Discovery Park in Sacramento, California this October 5 – 8! With Godsmack, Pantera, […]

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Metal By Numbers: Homicidal charts – 02/17/23

Posted by on February 17, 2023

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. And here we are, all caught up! Check out the notable debuts and sales from February 3, 2023.   Notable Debuts:   Artist/Album: Sanguisugabogg, Homicidal Ecstasy (Century Media) Debut #: 75 Sold: 950 […]

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Bonnaroo 2023: Foo Fighters, KoRn, Knocked Loose & AFI included in lineup

Posted by on January 11, 2023

  Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival will return in 2023, on June 15th – 17th, on the Bonnaroo Farm in Manchester, TN. The event typically consists of mainstream acts, with a tiny portion of heavier acts. This year’s heavier music will include Foo Fighters, KoRn, Knocked Loose, and AFI. Early access tickets go on sale […]

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Inaugural Sick New World festival to see the return of Coal Chamber and Lacey Strum in Flyleaf in Las Vegas 2023

Posted by on November 8, 2022

  Fresh off the most successful debut of Las Vegas’s When We Were Young festival, it seems it’s time for metal fans to get the same treatment. While October’s festival focused mainly on mid-2000s emo-centric bands coming together in a star-studded affair, May 13th, 2023, will give rise to what has been dubbed as Sick […]

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Inkcarceration brings music and tattoos to the penitentiary in style, with KoRn, Breaking Benjamin and Disturbed Headlining

Posted by on August 8, 2022

    This past July 15th-17th, The Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield, Ohio, played host once again to a sold-out crowd for the yearly Inkcarceration Festival. This year, 75,000 fans converged on the small town of Mansfield over the three days, which on a regular day has a population of just shy of 50,000 people. […]

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Metal By Numbers 7/20: A Journey to the charts

Posted by on July 23, 2022

  Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Here are the numbers for the July 8th releases.   Notable Debuts: Journey, Freedom (Frontiers/BMG) Debut #4 9,875 sold This is their fifteenth studio album and the second to not to feature founding bassist Ross […]

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