Tag Archives: David Silveria

Gojira drummer Mario Duplantier talks influences and why Metallica’s Lars Ulrich is a genius

Posted by on June 15, 2021

Gojira’s Mario Duplantier has been busy promoting the group’s latest release, Fortitude. However, the drummer made time to speak to Louder Sound about his drumming influences. Duplantier names Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich as perhaps his biggest influence and the reason he became a drummer. It was him seeing Lars as the best drummer in the world when […]

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David Silveria’s (ex-KoRn) new band Breaking in a Sequence (BIAS) drop “Acronym” EP

Posted by on January 25, 2021

  Breaking in a Sequence, a.k.a. BIAS, has dropped a new EP titled Acronym. The band features former KoRn drummer David Silveria, bassist Chris Dorame, guitarists Joe Taback and Mike Martin, and singer Rich Nguyen. BIAS originally came on the radar back in January 2019 with their single, “Pity.” The track surprisingly quickly reached No. 23 on the […]

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Video Premiere: BI•AS (ex-KoRn) “Hesitation”

Posted by on August 9, 2019

BI•AS, the California alternative metal project featuring David Silveria (original drummer of KoRn) has teamed up with us here at Metal Insider to premiere the music video for their next single, “Hesitation.” The clip was directed by Matt Zane of Lord Zane Productions. The track is considered a preview for their highly anticipated debut EP, which […]

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Former KoRn drummer David Silveria countersues band in royalty dispute

Posted by on March 25, 2019

Former KoRn drummer David Silveria is countersuing his former band over royalties he claims are owed to him. Silveria was the original drummer and one of the founding members of the nu metal group. However, he left shortly after 2005’s See You on the Other Side for a self imposed hiatus and was officially replaced by Ray […]

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Former Korn drummer is really looking forward to their new album

Posted by on October 2, 2015

David Silveria was the drummer in Korn from their 1993 formation until 2006, when he “went on hiatus” from the band. He’s since sued the band, stating that his hiatus was only supposed to be temporary and that he still was entitled to some of their profits. But what he’s said in the past about […]

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Former Korn drummer begged for his job back with video message

Posted by on March 3, 2015

Last week, it was reported that founding Korn drummer David Silveria was suing the band for not taking him back in 2013. Now, thanks to documents unearthed by the Courthouse News Service, we’re finding out more about his attempt to return to the band. He’d left in 2006, claiming that it was a temporary hiatus, but […]

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Founding Korn drummer suing band

Posted by on February 27, 2015

According to TMZ, Korn’s founding drummer David Silveria, who left in 2006, is now suing the band. It seems that since he was never officially “out” of the band, he believes he’s still entitled to a share of the band’s income. From TMZ: According to the docs … Silveria says his leave in 2006 was merely […]

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Korn talk about recording first album, mostly on meth

Posted by on December 11, 2014

When Korn’s self-titled debut was released in 1994, it took a lot of people by surprise. The band essentially laid the blueprint for nu-metal with the album, which was equal parts hip-hop, funk, metal and goth. The band recently opened up to Rolling Stone about the recording of the album. The entire band, including former drummer […]

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Korny Drama: David Silveria Calls Fieldy “Cowardly Little Bitch”

Posted by on December 20, 2013

It’s been well documented that David Silveria’s relationship with his former members in Korn is not good to put it mildly. In case you weren’t convince of that, though, the ex-Korn drummer took to his Facebook account to once again unload on his former bandmates, taking aim at Reginald “Fieldy” Arvizu. It all started when […]

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David Silveria Has More To Say About Korn Losing Their Trademark Sound

Posted by on August 16, 2013

  Last week, drummer David Silveria made it clear that he wasn’t a fan of what his former band Korn has become. He even went as far to say that 2005’s See You On The Other Side had been essentially hijacked by production team The Matrix. In a post on his Facebook page made earlier […]

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