Brian “Head” Welch Joins Babymetal Onstage in Idaho

                KORN guitarist Brian “Head” Welch joined BABYMETAL on stage — his face painted in the same white-and-black makeup as the Japanese act’s backing band — on June 25 at the Ford Idaho Center in Nampa, Idaho. Official video footage from KORN, as well as a couple of fan-filmed clips, of the collaboration can be seen below. BABYMETAL was one of the support acts on KORN‘s “The Serenity Of Summer” tour, also featuring STONE SOUR, YELAWOLF and ISLANDER. KORN‘s latest album, “The Serenity... Read The Rest →

Korn honored for nearly 25 years of blowing our minds

Stone Sour/Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor didn’t mince any words explaining why Korn were deserving of the Vanguard award at last night’s Alternative Press Music Awards show. Read more: Take a look at the rest of our 2017 APMAs coverage In their first AP cover story (AP 110, September 1997), frontman Jonathan Davis casually admitted, “Everything about this band is heavy.” Davis never assumed any kind of tough-guy stance. While his band—guitarists James “Munky” Shaffer, Brian “Head” Welch, Reggie “Fieldy” Arvizu and drummer Ray Luzier—flexed some serious sonic muscle, Davis sang, barked,... Read The Rest →