Sensational alternative metal artists Korn and Stone Sour are bringing their signature sounds to the Xfinity Center!
Korn was formed in Bakersfield (California) in 1993 by James Shaffer, Reginald Arvizu, David Silveria, Jonathan Davis, and Brian Welch. They’re widely regarded as the pioneers of nu metal; a form of alternative metal that combines elements of heavy metal music with elements of other music genres such as hip hop, alternative rock, funk, and grunge). They cite Metallica, Nirvana, Led Zeppelin, Alice in Chains, Sepultura, Faith No More, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Soundgarden, Duran Duran, Fear Factory, Cathedral, and many more as their main influences. They’ve had a stellar career with 12 studio albums, 3 live albums, 8 compilation albums, 7 video albums, 45 music videos, 7 extended plays, and 43 singles. They’ve received many accolades including 2 Grammy Awards (for Best Short Form Music Video and Best Metal Performance), 2 MTV Video Music Award (for Best Rock Video and Best Editing), 1 MTV Asia Award (for Favorite Video), 1 Revolver Golden Gods Award (for Album of the Year), 2 Kerrang! Awards (for Best Album and Hall of Fame), 1 MuchMusic Video Award (for Best International Video - Group), and 2 Drummies! Awards (for Drummer Of The Year and Best Rock/Metal Drummer). Their music has also been featured in many films and TV shows.
Don’t miss your chance to see these artists add a unique touch to nu metal!