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KORN's JONATHAN DAVIS To Open Killer Museum

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis is currently working with artist Phil Coleman and architect Arthur Rosenblatt to create a museum in Los Angeles to house his extensive collection of serial killer memorabilia, according to MTV.com. Davis has reportedly been buying mass murderer art and artifacts for several years, and has amassed a series of works owned ...

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KORN To Issue DVD Next Month

KORN's upcoming DVD, entitled Deuce, will be released on June 11th—the same day as the group's brand new CD, Untouchables, according to www.kornweb.com. The DVD package will reportedly contain two discs—one containing the original Who Then Now? release and a second disc featuring the new program Deuce. Deuce includes footage from all KORN ...

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KORN Add Dates To "Tour With No Name"

KORN have tacked on 11 new dates to their Tour With No Name trek (also featuring PUDDLE OF MUDD and DEADSY), scheduled to start June 20 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. The confirmed dates are as follows: Jun. 20 - Wilkes-Barre, PA @ First Union Arena Jun. 21 - Hartford, CT @ Hartford Civic Center Jun. 23 ...

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KORN: How We Managed To Spend $4 Million Making "Untouchables"

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis and bassist Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu recently did their best to explain to Britain's Kerrang! magazine how they managed to rack up $4 million in production costs for their forthcoming CD, Untouchables. Here are their statements, as quoted by Kerrang!: Fieldy: "We moved to Phoenix and rented five houses for $10,000 apiece ...

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KORN To Headline DYSFUNCTIONAL FAMILY PICNIC

KORN will headline New York rock station WXRK K-Rock's Dysfunctional Family Picnic Episode IV. Also set to appear at the festival, scheduled for June 8th at Jones Beach in Wantagh, Long Island, are P.O.D., INCUBUS, PAPA ROACH, SYSTEM OF A DOWN, JIMMY EAT WORLD, THE STROKES, HOOBASTANK and 3RD STRIKE. In related news, the final ...

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KORN Frontman Denies Marriage To Former Adult Film Star

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis has refuted reports that he has married former adult film star Devon Davis. Speaking to Britain's Kerrang! magazine, Jonathan stated that marriage always f.cks everything up. I don't think you need a piece of paper in front of a priest to say you love each other. We're practically married now. [Devon] ...

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KORN's JONATHAN DAVIS: "Untouchables" Is Our Masterpiece

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis on the group's upcoming Untouchables CD, as quoted by Billboard magazine: It's our masterpiece. It's more than just a progression from our last album. It's the absolute best work we're capable of right now. We've poured everything we have into these songs. Everything has been amped up to the max. We ...

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Metal/Hard Rock Album Sales In The US As Reported By SoundScan

Here are the latest sales figures for various current and catalog metal/hard rock releases in the US (in total units sold to date since the albums were issued), as reported by SoundScan for the week ending April 21st, 2002: KORN Issues: 3,047,076 KORN Follow The Leader: 3,414,717 LIMP BIZKIT Chocolate Starfish: 6,259,073 LIMP BIZKIT Significant ...

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FIELDY, Don't Give Up Your Day Job!

Interesting fact: KORN bassist Reginald “Fieldy” Arvizu's hip hop project FIELDY'S DREAMS has sold only 16,000 copies of its debut CD, Rock N Roll Gangster, according to Soundscan. Meanwhile, KORN's most recent release, 1999's Issues, has shifted 3.05 million units. Despite this, Fieldy is threatening to begin work on a second solo album later this ...

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KORN To Tour With PUDDLE OF MUDD, DEADSY

KORN have tapped PUDDLE OF MUDD and DEADSY to open their North American tour, which is scheduled to kick off on June 20th First Union Arena in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. KORN will reportedly release the full itinerary for the upcoming trek via their revamped web site tomorrow, Friday, April 19th. The preliminary dates for the KORN/DEADSY/PUDDLE ...

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Former PIST.ON Bassist Seeks New Band

New York-based bassist Val Ium is ready to re-enter the rock scene after departing PIST.ON last year, and is interested in teaming up with serious, professional, like-minded musicians in a new band. With PIST.ON, Ium recorded two albums (one for Atlantic Records), and toured the U.S. and Europe with bands like MARILYN MANSON, KORN, CLUTCH, ...

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KORN, GODSMACK, SYSTEM OF A DOWN Among Latest RIAA Certifications

KORN's Follow The Leader was certified quintuple-platinum for US sales in excess of five million copies, while SYSTEM OF A DOWN's Toxicity and GODSMACK's Awake were each certified double-platinum for US sales in excess of two million copies. Elsewhere, INCUBUS' 1997 S.C.I.E.N.C.E. effort, SEVENDUST's Animosity, and DEFAULT's The Fallout have all been certified gold for ...

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DEADSY Enlist LIMP BIZKIT's DURST To Direct First Video

DEADSY, featuring frontman P. Exeter Blue I (aka Elijah Blue, son of actress/singer Cher and Gregg Allman), shot a video for the track "The Key to Gramercy Park" at Hayvenhurst Studios in Van Nuys, California with LIMP BIZKIT frontman Fred Durst in the director's chair. The song, which comes off the group's long-delayed Commencement CD, ...

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PUDDLE OF MUDD To Support KORN This Summer

PUDDLE OF MUDD announced on Canada's Much Music on Wednesday that they will be one of the bands opening for KORN on their upcoming summer headlining tour. Another likely candidate to join the package is the Chicago-based rapped MARZ, who recently signed to KORN's label Elementree/Geffen Records. In related news, KORN bassist Fieldy, LIMP BIZKIT ...

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KORN: When Things Don't Work Out As Planned

Quote of the day belongs to KORN's Jonathan Davis, who recently had the following to say to www.canoe.ca on the subject of allowing journalists to hear advance copies of the group's new record, Untouchables, prior to the album's release: “Our albums have been leaked so many times from journalists getting advanced CDs, so ...

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KORN: Initial Summer Tour Dates Announced

According to MTV, these are the initial dates for KORN's upcoming summer headlining tour: Jun. 20 - Wilkes-Barre, PA @ TBA Jun. 21 - Hartford, CT @ TBA Jun. 23 - New York, NY @ TBA Jun. 26 - Toronto, ON @ TBA Jun. 27 - Montreal, QC @ TBA Jun. 29 - Pittsburgh, PA ...

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