ROB ZOMBIE and KORN announced today they will embark on a Live Nation-produced co-headlining amphitheater tour this summer. The two influential bands will kick off their tour this July and will visit 25 North American cities, including Austin, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Toronto, Seattle, Las Vegas and more. A full list of cities is below. IN THIS MOMENT will join the tour as special guests.
"IN THIS MOMENT is thrilled to be a part of the BIGGEST tour of the summer!" said the band in a statement. "We are longtime fans who are continuously inspired by both ROB ZOMBIE and KORN, so to be a part of this tour is a dream come true for us! North America, prepare to have your faces melted and your minds blown! This show is going to be pure insanity. Don't miss out!"
Tickets go on sale starting Friday, March 11 at LiveNation.com. Further details including on sale dates, venues and additional cities will be announced in the coming weeks.
KORN and ROB ZOMBIE North American summer tour will hit the following cities:
Las Vegas, NV
Los Angeles, CA
San Francisco, CA
St. Louis, MO
Rob Zombie's new album, "The Electric Warlock Acid Witch Satanic Orgy Celebration Dispenser", will be released on April 29 via UMe/T-Boy Records. The CD was produced by Chris "Zeuss" Harris and features Zombie alongside guitarist John 5, bassist Piggy D and drummer Ginger Fish.
The album's first single, "Well, Everybody's Fucking In A U.F.O.", made its radio debut last month.
KORN is working on material for a new album, tentatively due in the fall. A producer has already been selected for the effort but has not yet been announced.
KORN guitarist Brian "Head" Welch said in a recent interview with "Do You Know Jack?" that the band's new music is "heavier than anyone's heard KORN in a long time… just the beginning stages are proof of that to me."
IN THIS MOMENT's fifth album, "Black Widow", sold 36,000 copies in the U.S. during its first week of release to debut at No. 8 on The Billboard 200 chart.
IN THIS MOMENT signed with Atlantic Records in 2013 after completing its contract with Century Media Records.