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KORN: European Tour Officially Cancelled

KORN have officially cancelled their European tour after frontman Jonathan Davis was admitted to a London hospital Friday with a blood disorder called immune thrombocytopenic purpura, which is described as a clotting disorder. The alternative metal act played a shortened set on Saturday (June 10) at the Download festival with the help of guest vocalists ...

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DEFTONES Album Reportedly Pushed Back

Launch Radio Networks report: The DEFTONES have now reportedly set October 3 as the release date for the band's long-awaited fifth album, according to various online sources, although neither the group's web site nor its record label have confirmed the new date. DEFTONES guitarist Stephen Carpenter recently told Launch that the CD, which has been ...

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KORN To Come Unplugged On 'Family Values' Tour?

Launch Radio Networks reports: KORN singer Jonathan Davis told MTV.com that the group's stage show on the upcoming Family Values tour will be even bigger than the production on its recent North American trek. Following the group's first-ever acoustic session on AOL Music, KORN is even thinking about including an unplugged section in the set. ...

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STONE SOUR Guitarist Says New Album Is More Thought Out

Launch Radio Networks reports: STONE SOUR has made an instant impact on rock radio with "Through Glass", the first single from its sophomore album, "Come What(ever) May". It's been four years since the first STONE SOUR disc arrived in 2002, and guitarist Jim Root (also of SLIPKNOT) told Launch that the group put a lot ...

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KORN Reveal More 'Family Values' Dates

Launch Radio Networks reports: KORN has revealed more dates for the upcoming Family Values tour, which is scheduled to kick off on July 27 in Virginia Beach. Tickets for the first batch of shows went on sale two weeks ago, with the newly announced stops going on sale tomorrow (Saturday, June 3). In addition to ...

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DEFTONES Schedule 'Rockline' Appearance

DEFTONES will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" airing Monday, July 31. The live show begins at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET, and fans are encouraged to call in with questions during the program at (800) 344-ROCK (7625). To find a station near you, check out

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KORN Schedule 'Rockline' Appearance

KORN will be the featured guests on the nationally syndicated radio show "Rockline" airing Monday, July 17. The live show begins at 8:30 p.m. PT / 11:30 p.m. ET, and fans are encouraged to call in with questions during the program at (800) 344-ROCK (7625). To find a station near you, check out

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FLYLEAF Enjoying Their Own Tour

Launch Radio Networks reports: FLYLEAF just wrapped up the initial leg of its first headlining tour over the weekend and will fly to Europe for some festival shows before coming back to the States to begin the second leg on June 17 in Birmingham, Alabama. Singer Lacey Mosley told Launch that the band enjoys being ...

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KORN Joined By FEAR FACTORY Guitarist?

According to a posting on KornTV.co.uk and various Internet reports, KORN have enlisted FEAR FACTORY guitarist Christian Olde Wolbers as the replacement for the recently departed Rob Patterson. Rob, who was previously the guitarist for OTEP, joined KORN as the backup guitarist in July 2005, filling the slot left vacant by the departure ...

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KORN Live DVD To Get Big-Screen Premiere

Don Kaye of Launch Radio Networks reports: KORN's upcoming DVD, "Live On The Other Side", will receive a big screen premiere on June 19 at more than 100 theatres in 70 markets nationwide. Singer Jonathan Davis said that the disc features the band's November 2005 performance in New York City that launched its "See You ...

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STAIND, NONPOINT, DOPE Confirmed For JJO BAND CAMP

STAIND, NONPOINT and DOPE are among the confirmed artists for the JJO Band Camp 2006, set to take place August 6 at Willow Island in Madison, Wisconsin. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: STAIND NONPOINT DOPE FLYLEAF HINDER WICKED WISDOM DEAF PEDESTRIANS Seven more acts will be announced soon. For more information, visit ...

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KORN Frontman To Appear At Chicago's Wrigley Field

KORN are putting the value back in "Family Values" with $9.99 lawn tickets for this summer's Family Values Tour which starts July 27. To mark the occasion, KORN frontman Jonathan Davis will make a special appearance outside Wrigley Field in Chicago after the Cubs Thursday afternoon (May 18) game. At the parking lot event (south ...

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Rivalry Between KORN And DEFTONES 'Made Up,' Says Guitarist

Launch Radio Networks reports: This summer's Family Values tour will mark the first time that KORN and the DEFTONES have hit the road together in nearly a decade, and during that time there's always been rumors of a rivalry between the two groups. But DEFTONES guitarist Stephen Carpenter told Launch that the so-called feud between ...

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KORN Providing Extra 'Values' With Second Stage

Launch Radio Networks reports: Along with bringing back the Family Values tour this summer for the first time in years, KORN is introducing a new wrinkle to the show with a second stage. KORN singer Jonathan Davis told Launch that the additional acts will complement the main stage nicely. "I don't have the lineup now, ...

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SATYRICON, KHOMA Confirmed For U.K.'s DOWNLOAD Festival

SATYRICON, HENRY ROLLINS (spoken word) and KHOMA are among the latest acts confirmed for Download festival, set to take place at Castle Donington, Leicestershire, over the weekend of June 9-11 June. Download 2006 will go something like this: Friday, June 9: Main Stage: TOOL DEFTONES FUNERAL FOR A FRIEND COHEED & CAMBRIA SOULFLY STRAPPING YOUNG ...

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KORN Frontman Is 'Extremely Concerned' About American Conservatives

Although Jonathan Davis dismissed any political influence when writing "See You on the Other Side", the KORN singer told Australia's Time Off magazine that he is still unhappy with the current state of government affairs in America. "I'm extremely concerned with how conservative America is," Davis said. "America was built on the people having the ...

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KORN Guitarist Says Band Is Planning 'Kornfest' For This Summer

Launch Radio Networks reports: KORN will complete its current North American tour tomorrow (Tuesday, April 4) in Toronto, but the band has already announced that it will return for another trek this summer. Guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer told Launch that the group has some big plans in mind. "We're trying to put together something similar ...

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KORN To Tour With DEFTONES, FLYLEAF?

According to a posting on the KORN fan site Korn Unleashed, the band's guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer told fans after the group's show at the Continental Airlines Arena in East Rutherford, New Jersey on Tuesday, March 28 that KORN will be touring with DEFTONES on the second leg of their U.S. tour this ...

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P.O.D. To Tour Australia In April

According to Undercover News, P.O.D. will be hitting Australian shores for the second time (ever) in April. "We'll be coming back in April," P.O.D. bassist Traa (pronounced "Tray") told Undercover. "We'll be going to Australia and New Zealand and believe you me if I get a chance to be coming to Australia, I'm ...

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Spring P.O.D. Tour Features Christian Slant

Launch Radio Networks reports: P.O.D. has announced the lineup of bands for its upcoming spring tour, dubbed the "Warriors Tour 2: Guilty By Association", at the band's official web site. The Christian rap rockers will headline over PILLAR, THE CHARIOT and MAYLENE, all groups with a similar spiritual bent. No dates or venues have been ...

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