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KORN Frontman To Present 'South Park' Episode

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis will be presenting a special "South Park" Halloween episode this Thursday (Oct. 28) on Comedy Central at 9:30 p.m. EST. KORN's new album, "Greatest Hits, Vol. 1", featuring highlights from the first 10 years of the band's recording career, was released earlier this month via Immortal/Epic. In addition to KORN's biggest ...

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KITTIE: Live Video Posted Online

A four-minute video of KITTIE performing live at The Continental in Buffalo NY has been posted online at RockStarPix.tv (Windows Media, 10.5 MB). KITTIE were forced to cancel several dates on their North American headlining tour in August after the band's drummer, Mercedes Lander, was hospitalized due to severe dehydration and exhaustion. The ...

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EVANESCENCE: 'Anywhere But Home' CD/DVD Due In November

EVANESCENCE have set a November 23 release date for "Anywhere But Home", a live CD/DVD recorded on May 25, 2004 at the Zenith in Paris. The CD features the unreleased "Fallen" outtake "Missing", while the DVD includes four videos and behind-the-scenes footage. "Anywhere But Home" includes such hits as "Bring Me To Life", "My Immortal" ...

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SOUNDSCAN REPORT: KORN, HELMET, NIGHTWISH, FATES WARNING

The following are notable heavy metal/hard rock U.S. sales debuts for the week ending October 12, 2004, as reported by Nielsen SoundScan (The Billboard 200 chart position included, where applicable): #4: KORN – "Greatest Hits, Vol. 1": 129,614 #121: HELMET – "Size Matters": 9,723 NIGHTWISH – "Once": 3,089 FATES WARNING – "FWX": 2,067 DRY KILL ...

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CHEVELLE Drummer Not Afraid Of KORN Fans

Although KORN has one of the most fanatical audiences around, CHEVELLE drummer Sam Loeffler told Launch Radio Networks that he welcomes the challenge of playing for those fans when his band opens for KORN next month. "It is actually challenging, but KORN's been around long enough now that I think the rabid fan base, that ...

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KORN Frontman To Host MTV2's 'Headbanger's Ball'

KORN frontman Jonathan Davis will be hosting the October 30 edition of MTV2's "Headbanger's Ball". KORN's new album, "Greatest Hits, Vol. 1", featuring highlights from the first 10 years of the band's recording career, was released last Tuesday via Immortal/Epic. In addition to KORN's biggest songs, "Greatest Hits" also includes two brand-new covers. The first ...

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BREAKING BENJAMIN Added To KORN's U.S. Tour

BREAKING BENJAMIN have been confirmed as one of the openers for the upcoming KORN/CHEVELLE U.S. tour. Also set to appear on the bill are SKINDRED. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Nov. 12 - Sacramento, CA - Arco Arena Nov. 13 - Salem, OR - The Armory Nov. 14 - Seattle, WA - Tacoma ...

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SKINDRED, CHEVELLE To Open For KORN

SKINDRED, the Welsh band featuring former members of DUB WAR, have secured the opening slot on KORN's fall 2004 U.S. tour. Also appearing on the bill will be CHEVELLE. Confirmed dates so far are as follows: Nov. 12 - Sacramento, CA - Arco Arena Nov. 13 - Salem, OR - The Armory Nov. 14 - ...

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KORN To Perform At Los Angeles In-Store

KORN will be performing at the Fullerton, CA Best Buy, located at 120 E. Imperial Hwy (714-871-3281), on Tuesday, October 5 at 6pm. If you live in the area, come down, see the band perform and then pick up the group's new CD, "Greatest Hits Vol. 1", and get your copy signed. As previously reported, ...

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JONATHAN DAVIS: 'Word Up' Video Shows Lighter Side Of KORN

KORN singer Jonathan Davis recently spoke to Westwood One about the video for their cover of CAMEO's "Word Up". According to Davis, the clip features the band members with their faces on a bunch of dogs. Davis' dog, named Ricky, comes strolling into Tijuana only to upset the local pack of dogs, played by the ...

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KORN: Upcoming Hits Album To Mark 10-Year Anniversary

KORN's upcoming album, "Greatest Hits, Vol. 1", compiles highlights from the first 10 years of the band's recording career. Singer Jonathan Davis told Launch Radio Networks that when the group first started out, he never imagined they would last this long. "Well, I had no clue," he said. "I just know at the time that ...

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KITTIE, OTEP, CRISIS: More Tour Dates Announced

Canadian metal band KITTIE have added more dates to their upcoming tour with OTEP and CRISIS. The trek, dubbed "Metal Movement Tour", will kick off on September 27 in Farmingdale, NY and will last for at least six weeks. KITTIE were forced to cancel several dates on their North American headlining tour last month after ...

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KORN: 'Word Up' Video To Receive 'Headbanger's Ball' Premiere

KORN's video for their cover of CAMEO's 1986 top 10 hit "Word Up" will receive its world premiere on MTV2's "Headbanger's Ball" airing Saturday, September 18 beginning at 10:00 p.m. "Word Up" is the first single off the group's upcomning "best of" collection, "Greatest Hits Vol. 1", due on October 5 through Immortal/Epic. In addition ...

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KORN Seek Fans For TV Spot

KORN have posted the following message on their official web site: "KORN fans — if you're in Los Angeles, we need you to take part in a special project for KORN's 'Greatest Hits'. To advertise the Oct. 5 release, KORN is looking for fans willing to share with the world their personal stories about what ...

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KORN: 'Greatest Hits' Collection To Include Bonus Live DVD

A limited-edition version of KORN's greatest-hits package, "Greatest Hits, Vol. 1", will be released alongside the standard version of the album on October 5 via Epic. The limited-edition disc comes with a DVD capturing the band's concert at New York's CBGBs last November. The tentative track listing for the DVD portion of the set is ...

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KITTIE, OTEP, CRISIS To Team Up For METAL MOVEMENT TOUR

Canadian metal band KITTIE will be teaming up with OTEP and CRISIS for the Metal Movement Tour beginning on September 27 in Farmingdale, NY. KITTIE were forced to cancel several dates on their North American headlining tour last month after the band's drummer, Mercedes Lander, was hospitalized due to severe dehydration and exhaustion. The group ...

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KORN: 'Greatest Hits' Release Date Pushed Ahead

The release date for KORN's forthcoming "best of" collection, "Greatest Hits Vol. 1" (Immortal/Epic), has been pushed ahead two weeks to October 5. In addition to such KORN favorites as "A.D.I.D.A.S.", "Falling Away From Me" and "Here To Stay", the 19-track disc will include covers of CAMEO's 1986 top 10 hit "Word Up" and PINK ...

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CROOKED Enter Studio To Record Full-Length Album

San Francisco Bay Area's CROOKED (formerly NMSO4) will be entering a Des Moines, Iowa-based studio this week to record a full-length album with producer Tom Tatman (STONE SOUR). Additional production and engineering will come from Dave Dominguez (STAIND, PAPA ROACH, POWERMAN 5000, ORGY, GUNS 'N ROSES). 13 songs are expected to be included, including three ...

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SCUM OF THE EARTH Album to Feature UmixIt Technology

SCUM OF THE EARTH, the new band led by ROB ZOMBIE guitarist Riggs, will release their debut album, "Blah... Blah... Blah... Love Songs for the New Millennium", on October 26 through Eclipse Records. The album was written by Riggs with collaborative help from his friends and recorded at Belt of Orion Studios in Los Angeles. ...

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