Tag Archives: Brian “Head” Welch

Brian “Head” Welch responds to his “cowardly” comment on Chester Bennington’s suicide

Posted by on August 1, 2017

KoRn guitarist Brian “Head” Welch was one of the first to react following the news of Chester Bennington’s suicide. At some point, we were all stunned by this report, and it took a few moments to register it wasn’t a hoax. Welch went to social media to share his grief and his first reaction was […]

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The music community continues to respond to Chester Bennington’s death

Posted by on July 21, 2017

The music world has been hit hard this summer when it was just a week ago when we lost Adrenaline Mob bassist Dave Z in a horrific accident and the suicide of the late Chris Cornell this past May. Tragedy struck once again yesterday when Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington committed suicide. Now, TMZ reports the […]

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Brian “Head” Welch doesn’t think Deftones want to tour with KoRn again, admits enjoying half of Issues

Posted by on March 31, 2017

KoRn’s career spans well over twenty years and consists of twelve studio albums, including an unfortunate dubstep era. With as many albums out, that also means lots of touring, and having shared the stage with as many bands as they have, recently, KoRn’s Brian “Head” Welch was  interviewed by metal-heads.de about touring. During the video, Welch was […]

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Korn says new album initially sounded like Meshuggah

Posted by on November 10, 2016

When Brian Welch first started talking about Korn’s then-forthcoming album earlier in the year, he said that The Serenity  of Suffering was going to be a heavier album than The Paradigm Shift. It turns out that it is a surprisingly heavy album, a nice return to the sound of their first few albums. It’s also one of their […]

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Slipknot, Korn’s Brian Welch show support for LGBT community

Posted by on August 4, 2016

In the ’50s and ’60s, the civil rights movement sought to end discrimination against African-Americans, and as a result, there’s certainly much less of it than there was back then, with all sane individuals realizing that judging a person solely by the color of their skin is unfair. That battle is being fought now for the […]

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Korn now managed by Jay Z’s Roc Nation

Posted by on July 26, 2016

Before Korn announced that they would be signing to Roadrunner, they promised a heavier album and said that people would be “surprised” by some of the partnerships the band has made. Last week, we heard “Rotting In Vain,” which lives up to the “heavy” part. And yesterday, the band announced that they would be joining […]

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Interview: Brian “Head” Welch talks book, Christianity, playing Korn’s first album

Posted by on May 20, 2016

Earlier this week, Korn guitarist Brian “Head’ Welch released his latest book, With My Eyes Wide Open: Miracles and Mistakes on My Way Back to Korn.  Of course the book delves into his reunion with the band that he rose to fame with, but more often than not, it’s a pretty funny and sometimes surprisingly moving […]

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Korn’s Brian ‘Head’ Welch release trailer for new book, talks new album

Posted by on March 24, 2016

When you’re in a band and want to tell your story to the world, you don’t want to rely on the 5000 random interviews you’ll do in your life, you want to sit down and write a book about it. Korn’s guitarist Brian ‘Head’ Welch announced the release of a new book titled With My […]

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Korn guitarist to release new book “With My Eyes Wide Open”

Posted by on February 5, 2016

When Korn isn’t touring across the globe playing songs their frontman hates, they dedicate to other creative stuff like making country music or writing books. Korn guitarist, terrible tattoo idea wearer, and born-again Christian Brian “Head” Welch will be releasing a new book titled With My Eyes Wide Open: Miracles and Mistakes on My Way Back to […]

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Slipknot join KoRn to cover Beastie Boys

Posted by on January 25, 2015

Gentlemen, start your “aged white men rapping” jokes. Friday, January 23 was the London, England date of the European leg of Slipknot’s “Prepare For Hell” Tour at the Wembley Arena. Before the show, KoRn – who is the primary opening act on the tour – teased the possibility that they might be collaborating with their headliners for a […]

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