More About Korn

Originally formed in 1993 by three members of the band L.A.P.D., Korn’s current lineup features founding members James “Munky” Shaffer (rhythm guitar), Reginald “Fieldy” Arvizu (bass), Brian “Head” Welch (lead guitar, backing vocals), and Jonathan Davis (lead vocals, bagpipes), with the addition of Ray Luzier (drums) in 2007, replacing the band’s first drummer, David Silveria.

Korn made a demo tape, Neidermayer’s Mind, in 1993, which was distributed free to record companies and on request to members of the public. Their debut album, Korn, was released in 1994, followed by Life Is Peachy in 1996. The band first experienced mainstream success with Follow the Leader (1998) and Issues (1999), both of which debuted at number one on the Billboard 200. The band’s mainstream success continued with Untouchables (2002), Take a Look in the Mirror (2003) and See You on the Other Side (2005).

A compilation album, Greatest Hits Vol. 1, was released in 2004, spanning a decade of singles and concluding the band’s recording contract with Immortal Records and Epic Records. They signed to Virgin Records, releasing See You on the Other Side in 2005, and an untitled album in 2007. Korn’s other recent albums, Korn III: Remember Who You Are (2010) and The Path of Totality (2011), were released via Roadrunner Records, The Paradigm Shift (2013) being released via Prospect Park and Caroline Records. Their latest album, The Serenity of Suffering, was released on October 21, 2016.

As of 2012, Korn had sold more than 35 million copies worldwide. Twelve of the band’s official releases have peaked in the top ten of the Billboard 200, eight of which have peaked in the top five. Seven official releases are certified platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), two are certified double platinum, one is certified triple platinum, one is certified five times platinum and two are certified Gold. Korn has released seven video albums and thirty-nine music videos. The band has released forty-one singles, twenty-eight of which have charted. Korn has earned two Grammy Awards out of eight nominations and two MTV Video Music Awards out of eleven nominations.

Korn 2019 Tour Dates

07/18 – Del Valle, TX @ Austin360 Amphitheater *
07/20 – The Woodlands, TX @ The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion ^
07/21 – Dallas, TX @ Dos Equis Pavilion *
07/23 – Birmingham, AL @ Oak Mountain Amphitheatre *
07/25 – Alpharetta, GA @ Ameris Bank Amphitheatre *
07/26 – Nashville, TN @ Bridgestone Arena*
07/28 – West Palm Beach, FL @ Coral Sky Amphitheatre *
07/30 – Virginia Beach, VA @ Veterans United Home Loans Amphitheater *
07/31 – Bristow, VA @ Jiffy Lube Live *
08/02 – Darien Center, NY @ Darien Lake Amphitheater *
08/03 – Camden, NJ @ BB&T Pavilion ^
08/06 – Wantagh, NY @ Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater *
08/07 – Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center *
08/09 – Mansfield, MA @ Xfinity Center ^
08/10 – Hartford, CT @ XFINITY Theatre *
08/11 – Saratoga Springs, NY @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center *
08/13 – Clarkston, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre *
08/14 – Toronto, ON @ Budweiser Stage *
08/16 – Cuyahoga Falls, OH @ Blossom Music Center *
08/17 – Burgettstown, PA @ KeyBank Pavilion +
08/18 – Cincinnati, OH @ Riverbend Music Center +
08/20 – Noblesville, IN @ Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center +
08/21 – Tinley Park, IL @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre +
08/23 – Maryland Heights, MO @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre +
08/25 – Denver, CO @ Pepsi Center +
08/27 – Albuquerque, NM @ Isleta Amphitheatre +
08/30 – Irvine, CA @ FivePoint Amphitheatre +
08/31 – Phoenix, AZ @ Ak-Chin Pavilion +
09/02 – Chula Vista, CA @ North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre +
09/04 – Mountain View, CA @ Shoreline Amphitheatre +

* = with Ho99o9
+ = with Fever 333