Korn is taking the stage.
Korn is making an appearance at the Wellmont Theater on Tuesday, Oct. 6 at 8 p.m., alongside Suicide Silence and Islander. Be sure to get your tickets today for a show that is sure to get the audience moving.
Korn is a metal band from California, formed in 1993. Currently, the band’s lineup includes founding members Jonathan Davis on vocals and bagpipes, James “Munky” Shaffer on guitar, Brian “Head” Welch on guitar and backing vocals and Reginald “Fieldy” Arvizu on bass. Additionally, Ray Luzier has replaced the band’s original member, David Silveria, on drums.
Korn was originally formed by three of the members of the band L.A.P.D. and released their first album in 1993. A compilation album, Greatest Hits Vol. 1, was released in 2004, which included a decade of singles and put a close to the band’s recording contract with Immortal Records and Epic Records.
Korn has sold countless records in their time as a band, selling around 35 million copies worldwide. They have also received many awards and chart toppers; 12 of the band’s official releases have peaked in the top 10 of the Billboard 200, eight of which have peaked in the top five. Eight official releases are certified Platinum or Multi-Platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), and one is certified Gold. Of the 41 singles Korn has released, 28 of them have charted. Korn has earned two Grammy Awards out of seven nominations and two MTV Video Music Awards out of 11 total nominations.
Through all of their awards and chart-topping hits, the Korn show is sure to be one that will get the audience pumped.
If you’re looking for food before or after the Korn show, be sure to check out the many options that are located right by the Wellmont. One great choice is Ah Pizz, a delicious pizzeria right off of Bloomfield on North Willow Street. Ah Pizz offers amazing choices in pizzas and Italian-style dishes, and is a BYO/BYOB restaurant.
Korn tickets start at $20 and are available online at livenation.com or at the Wellmont Theater box office. The Wellmont Theater is located right off of Bloomfield Avenue in Montclair. Parking is available across from the venue, but is limited. Concert-goers are encouraged to arrive early for a spot, but additional parking is also available on the side streets and along Bloomfield Avenue. The show starts at 8 p.m. but doors open at 7 p.m., so be sure to get there early to experience everything Montclair has to offer!