Watch KORN Perform At Gröna Lund Amusement Park In Stockholm

Fan-filmed video of KORN‘s June 15 live performance on the Gröna Lund amusement park in Stockholm, Sweden will be seen beneath.

KORN‘s newest album, “Requiem”, was launched on February 4 through Loma Vista Recordings. The band celebrated the LP’s arrival with a particular record-release occasion on February 3 on the Hollywood United Methodist Church in Los Angeles, California. “Requiem Mass” noticed the Southern California heavy music pioneers carry out an intimate set in entrance of a 300 attendees.

“Requiem”, which was produced by Chris Collier and KORN, entered Billboard‘s Arduous Rock Albums chart at No. 1. The band offered 23,000 equal album models within the February 4-10 monitoring week, in keeping with Billboard. Of that sum, 20,000 models have been from album gross sales. “Requiem” additionally landed at No. 2 on the High Rock Albums and High Different Albums charts. On the all-format Billboard 200, it arrived at No. 14.

KORN not too long ago introduced a summer time tour with fellow rock tradition icons EVANESCENCE, produced by Stay Nation. Accompanied by particular company various throughout choose dates, the 18-city tour kicks off on August 16 at Ball Enviornment in Denver, Colorado, making stops throughout the U.S. in Boston, Chicago, Houston and extra earlier than wrapping up in Ridgefield, Washington on September 16.

KORN bassist Reginald “Fieldy” Arvizu introduced in June 2021 that he would sit out the band’s touring actions with the intention to “heal” after “falling again” on a few of his “unhealthy habits.”

Even if he hasn’t carried out together with his KORN bandmates for greater than a yr, Fieldy did play on “Requiem”.

A yr in the past, Fieldy broke the information of his absence from KORN‘s summer time trek, writing in a social media replace: “To all KORN followers worldwide. The previous 6 years I have been coping with some private points that at instances have brought about me to fall again on a few of my unhealthy habits and has brought about some pressure with the individuals round me. It has been steered to me to take a while off to heal. I’ll respect what was requested of me and take that point. Sadly you’ll not see me on stage with my band. I will probably be working in the direction of getting the unhealthy habits out of my system. Within the meantime I will probably be staying artistic to maintain my thoughts & soul in an excellent place.

“I am grateful for your entire assist, endurance & understanding as all of us have one thing that we cope with.

Jonathan, Munky, Ray and Head, I like you and I do not need to carry any pressure or unhealthy vibes to the circle.”

A short while later, KORN‘s official social media shared Fieldy‘s assertion, together with the next message: “We love and assist our brother, Fieldy. Well being and household at all times comes first.”

Relating to how KORN ended up recruiting Roberto “Ra” Díaz (SUICIDAL TENDENCIES) to fill in for Fieldy, guitarist Brian “Head” Welch advised 97.9 GRD: “Effectively, there’s COVID and every thing, so after we began speaking about it, it was a factor the place we wished to watch out nonetheless and whatnot. So we simply began brainstorming and hitting up associates and whatnot. We’d like the slap — we want the slap bass, we want the finger enjoying, we want somebody, ‘trigger Fieldy is exclusive — very distinctive. So it simply sort of occurred that means, man, the place Ra, he was open as a result of SUICIDAL [was] not going out [on tour at the time]. So it simply labored out, man. He got here down, we jammed. He is a extremely humble man, and simply very proficient. He can play something — from jazz to slap to something. He performed all of the songs with, like, three errors out of 10 songs or one thing — little errors. I imply, not even errors — it was simply, like, ‘I believed I heard it that means.’ They weren’t even errors. So we have been, like, ‘Okay. You bought it down.'”

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