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11 Nu Metal Bands You Can’t Forget

It’s not difficult to see why nu-metal elicits both nostalgia and ridicule, as it’s a confusing ol’ subgenre. The band that originated it, Faith No More, continue to ashamedly deny paternity. Some purveyors have transcended it relativelyunscathed (Korn, Limp Bizkit). Others have rolled with the punches, evolved and survived (Papa Roach), though are notable by […]

Korn Has Overcome Tragedy and What Life Throws at Them

Korn Nu Metal Band

In 1996, I remember when I first saw Korn at KROQ’s Weenie Roast at Irvine Meadows, California.. They were there with The Fugees, No Doubt, Red Hot Chili Pepper and yes, Kiss was there to prepare for their reunion tour.  What stood out about Korn was their music and stage approach that caught my attention. […]