KORN Kicks Off European Tour; Setlist Revealed

KORN kicked off its European headlining tour earlier tonight (Sunday, January 13) at the Ambassador Theatre in Dublin, Ireland. The group's setlist was as follows:

01. Intro
02. Right Now
03. Starting Over
04. Love Song
05. Adidas
06. Hold On
07. Falling Away From Me
08. Coming Undone / We Will Rock You (QUEEN)
09. Here To Stay
10. Faget
11. Throw Me Away
12. Trash
13. Helmet In The Bush
14. Freak On A Leash
15. Bottled Up Inside
16. Kiss
17. Evolution
18. Ass Itch
Encore:
19. Blind
20. Haze
21. Ever Be
22. Got The Life

KORN's current touring lineup includes guitarist Shane Gibson, who was also a member of KORN frontman Jonathan Davis' solo band. Davis told The Pulse of Radio that not only is Gibson a great guitarist, but he reminds Davis of original KORN axeman Brian "Head" Welch. "Amazing shredder, can just do the most crazy, crazy, crazy stuff," he said. "And he really, really reminds me of Head. Not in his playing, more about just his presence and how he's so introverted and how he walks across the room and just everything seems to fall over. And it's kind of cool to have that energy back 'cause I miss that so much, 'cause I miss Head so much."

Gibson took over for guitarist Clint Lowery, who toured with KORN throughout 2007 but left late last year due to family issues.

Gibson is joined on KORN's European trek by touring drummer Ray Luzier, formerly of the DAVID LEE ROTH band and ARMY OF ANYONE. Luzier takes over for Joey Jordison, who has also been touring with KORN but is now regrouping with SLIPKNOT to begin work on that group's next effort.

(Thanks: Robert Ballantyne)

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