March 6, 2017


Babymetal Join Korn & Stone Sour's Serenity of Summer U.S. Tour: See the Dates

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Shirlaine Forrest/WireImage

More news about Korn and Stone Sour's big tour! Ten dates have been added to the initial seven, and it's now called the Serenity of Summer Tour. Oh, also: Babymetal are following their string of badass tour team-ups by joining the bill alongside Yelawolf, Islander, Skillet and DED.

A Roadrunner Records press release calls it "a versatile bill reminiscent of Korn's famed Family Values tours in the past." Stone Sour/Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor appeared on Korn's 12th album, The Serenity of Suffering, last fall, duetting with Jonathan Davis on "A Different World."

Here's the updated list of Korn and Stone Sour tour dates; June 6-25 gigs will feature Babymetal, Yelawolf and Islander; July 19-Aug. 2 will have Skillet, Yelawolf and DED.

6/16—Salt Lake City, UT at USANA Amphitheatre
6/18—Albuquerque, NM  at Isleta Amphitheater
6/20—Chula Vista, CA at Mattress Firm Amphitheatre
6/21—Inglewood, CA at The Forum
6/22—Mountain View, CA  at Shoreline Amphitheatre
6/25—Nampa, ID at Ford Idaho Center
6/26—Pocatello, ID at Portneuf Wellness Complex Amphitheatre
7/19—Syracuse, NY at Lakeview Amphitheater
7/20—Mansfield, MA at Xfinity Center
7/23—Hartford, CT at XFINITY Theatre
7/25—Toronto, ON at Budweiser Stage
7/26—Camden, NJ at BB&T Pavilion
7/27—Holmdel, NJ at PNC Bank Arts Center
7/29—Noblesville, IN at Klipsch Music Center
7/30—Clarkston, MI at DTE Energy Music Theatre
8/1—Cincinnati, OH at Riverbend Music Center
8/2—Cleveland, OH at Blossom Music Center

Presales begin March 7.

In April, Babymetal will join Red Hot Chili Peppers for a string of American tour dates, following seven gigs together in the U.K. last December. The ladies have also opened for Judas Priest in London, Metallica in Seoul and Guns N' Roses for four Japan shows.

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