DISTURBED, KORN, SEVENDUST Part Of Next 'Music As A Weapon' Tour; First Date Revealed

According to the web site of the Main Street Armory in Rochester, New York, the lineup of DISTURBED's fifth "Music As A Weapon" tour will also feature KORN and SEVENDUST and will hit the venue on January 19, 2011. Tickets go on sale on Saturday, November 27 at 12 p.m. (noon) at all Ticketmaster locations.

DISTURBED frontman David Draiman hinted in a recent interview that the trek's co-headliner will be "massive," explaining that "it's going to be appearing in a union that I think hard rock and heavy metal fans have been wanting to happen for awhile. It has happened before, but only in brief stints. Now it's gonna happen for the duration of a two-leg-long tour. And we're gonna join forces with a leviathan. And we're really looking forward to it."

Previous Music As A Weapon lineups have included CHEVELLE, STONE SOUR, DROWNING POOL, ALTER BRIDGE and others.

DISTURBED's U.S. tour was recently canceled because Draiman was diagnosed with a serious throat condition. The band is currently headlining the "Taste Of Chaos" tour of Europe.

Draiman in 2006 underwent successful surgery to fix a deviated septum which was making breathing difficult and affecting his vocal abilities on stage.


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