Aug 132017
 

Korn guitarist Brian “Head” Welch joined Babymetal on stage — his face painted in the same white-and-black makeup as the Japanese act’s backing band — on June 25 at the Ford Idaho Center in Nampa, Idaho. Official video footage from Korn, as well as a couple of fan-filmed clips, of the collaboration can be seen below.

Head comments: This was so fun, Babymetal band and crew are so kind and positive. Check it out:

Babymetal was one of the support acts on Korn‘s “The Serenity Of Summer” tour, also featuring Stone Sour, Skillet, Ded, Yelawolf and Islander. Continue reading »

Jun 302017
 

Behind-the-scenes footage from the making of Korn‘s music video for the song ‘Black Is The Soul’ can be seen below. The track is taken from the band’s latest album, “The Serenity Of Suffering”, which came out at the end of October.

Said Korn singer Jonathan Davis: “‘Black Is The Soul’ is a song about being pulled away from the right path and the video reflects that experience of trying to navigate those conflicting emotions.” Guitarist James “Munky Shaffer added: “I feel that this songwriting and production paired with the aesthetic look of the video shows a maturity and growth from the band that is continually evolving.” Continue reading »

Jun 062017
 

Korn‘s music video for the song ‘Black Is The Soul’ can be seen below. The track is taken from the band’s latest album, “The Serenity Of Suffering”, which came out at the end of October.

Said Korn singer Jonathan Davis: “‘Black Is The Soul’ is a song about being pulled away from the right path and the video reflects that experience of trying to navigate those conflicting emotions.” Guitarist James “Munky Shaffer added: “I feel that this songwriting and production paired with the aesthetic look of the video shows a maturity and growth from the band that is continually evolving.”

‘Black Is The Soul’ was reportedly written on the birthday of Korn guitarist Brian “Head” Welch‘s mother. Welch said in a track-by-track video interview: “The working title for that song was ‘Mary Ellen Thrash’, ’cause her name is Mary Allen and then it turned into ‘Black Is The Soul’, which is kind of creepy after it being named after my mom.” Continue reading »

Apr 132017
 

Korn guitarist Brian “Head” Welch was recently interviewed on by Bobby Schuller of American Christian television program Hour of Power..

Brian “Head” Welch is a living testimony of the redemptive power of Christ. A former drug addict, Brian made a drastic life change for the better when faced with the deteriorating relationship with his daughter. Today, Brian is an advocate for his faith, using his considerable platform as a rock star to share his journey. His book, “With My Eyes Wide Open: Miracles and Mistakes on My Way Back to KoRn”, is available on Amazon and wherever books are sold.

You can now watch the chat below. Continue reading »

Mar 062017
 

Roadrunner recording legends Korn have announced plans for a truly diverse and epic summer tour, set to get underway June 16th at the USANA Amphitheatre in Salt Lake City, UT and then continue through early August. Presented by Live Nation, “The Serenity of Summer” tour will feature special guests and fellow Roadrunner recording group Stone Sour on all dates. The powerfully eclectic tour is rounded out by support from Japan’s female fronted Baby Metal, southern rapper Yelawolf and Islander (6/16 – 6/25), followed by a second leg (7/19 – 8/2) which will see Korn joined by Skillet, Yelawolf and DED, creating a versatile bill reminiscent of Korn’s famed “Family Values” tours in the past (see itinerary below).

Fan club and VIP ticket packages for the upcoming tour will go on sale beginning March 7th at 10:00 AM local time at www.korn.com; Citi® Cardmembers presale begins that same day at noon local time. For complete Citi pre-sale details visit: www.citiprivatepass.com Live Nation presale starts on March 8th at 10:00 AM local, followed by a Spotify presale beginning March 9th at 10:00 AM local and a Blabbermouth presale starting March 9th at 10:00 AM local. All presales end March 9th at 10:00 PM local timing. Remaining tickets for all dates will go on sale to the general public on March 10th at 10:00 AM local time at livenation.com. For complete details, please visit www.korn.com/tour. Continue reading »