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    “MONSTER ENERGY MUSIC AS A WEAPON V TOUR” FEATURING CO-HEADLINERS DISTURBED AND KORN ADD SECOND LEG IN MARCH DUE TO DEMAND- TOUR KICKS OFF JANUARY 14th

    THE TWO ACTS VOW TO BRING BIG SHOW WITH FULL PRODUCTION ON EXTENSIVE FORTY-FIVE CITY TREK OF SECONDARY MARKETS

    EARLY TICKET BUYERS TO RECEIVE $5 DISCOUNT ON THE FIRST 1,000 TICKETS SOLD FROM EACH SHOW

    As announced last month, Disturbed and Korn, two of rock's biggest acts, are teaming up to co-headline this year's “Monster Energy Music As A Weapon V Tour.” With the first half of dates on sale now and off to a scorching start, the highly successful Monster Energy’s MAAW V Tour has added even more dates and new markets: a second leg from March 8th through March 30thrnthat will include stops in Las Vegas, Texas, the West Coast and many more.

    Jonathan Davis of Korn and David Draiman of Disturbed on how the 45 city trek across America came about:

    "We've both just finished great tours. We headlined Mayhem and Disturbed headlined Uproar. The Disturbed guys came out to see us play in Chicago and we got to talking about doing something together. We both agreed that as cool as those types of tours are, they usually only hit major markets, and we both agreed that a lot of our fans just don't live in those cities- so we thought it would be cool to team up, put a big show together, and hit every great place that those big tours never get to. Besides all that, with us and Disturbed together, doing full shows with full production...all I can say is IT’S ON!" said the excited Korn frontman.

    "We are thrilled to launch the Monster Energy Music As A Weapon V Tour with our good friends from Korn," says Disturbed singer David Draiman. "Every year we try to up the ante, and this year, by having Korn co-headline, we really think it's going to be our best tour yet. When the idea first came up, one of the main things both bands agreed upon and wanted to focus on was hitting a lot of smaller markets. It’s exciting to bring a show like this to cities that are usually skipped over on some of the other larger rock tours that only hit the major markets. We have a lot of loyal fans in these cities and we wanted to bring them a show that they deserve".

    Tickets for the first leg of the tour are on sale now and tickets for select dates on the second leg go on sale this weekend. The bands have decided that the first 1,000 tickets from each show will be sold at a $5 discount during the on-sale weekend to reward early ticket-buying fans.

    "A lot of promoters only offer discounted tickets a day or two before the actual show date. We wanted to do something for the fans that are buying their tickets as soon as they go on sale. To offer a discount upfront made the most sense to us," adds Disturbed guitarist Dan Donegan.

    "We're tired of promoters offering discounted tickets to last minute folks in order to sell the seats in the back of the gig. We'd rather give our fans a discount for buying early," said Korn guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer.

    On August 31st, 2010, Disturbed released their fifth studio albumAsylum, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard album chart. Asylum is the band's fourth consecutive studio album to debut at No. 1, a feat achieved by only two other rock groups in history: Metallica and the Dave Matthews Band. An international hit with Top 10 chart bows across the globe, Asylum has earned critical praise from USA Today, which called it "a tight, sharp-riffed ride...the combo of aggressive roar and guitar grace recalls Metallica's finest moments," and the New York Daily News, which declared "On Asylum, Disturbed finely weigh power and delicacy, catchiness and punch. The subtle variety of the band's tunesmanship, and the buoyancy of their rhythms make this hard group so easy to love."

    Over the last 16 years, Korn have established themselves as one of the biggest bands in the history of hard rock and metal, selling over 30 million albums worldwide. Their latest album, Korn III: Remember Who You Are, released on Roadrunner Records, debuted at #2 on the Billboard charts this year, with Metal Hammer proclaiming that fans would be "wiping away tears of recognition and delight when they blast it for the first, second, and 38thrntime."

    About Monster Energy:

    Monster Energy supports the music industry. Seems bands are rockin’ Monster Energy more than anything these days. Check out the types – Original Monster Energy, Monster Lo-Carb, Monster Assault, Monster’s fruit juice hybrids dubbed Monster Khaos, Monster M-80 and Monster MIXXD, the ground-breaking Java Monster and X-Presso premium coffee & cream drink line supercharged with Monster Energy’s blend, Monster Import and the new Monster Energy Extra Strength with nitrous technology. The Monster Energy Music As A Weapon V Tour is diggin’ ‘em – so will you. For more information log on to:http://www.monsterenergy.com/

    The cities for the first leg of the tour are listed below and ON SALE NOW. LEG 2 Markets are below and go on sale soon:

    JANUARY 2011- MONSTER ENERGY’S MUSIC AS A WEAPON V: LEG 1

    FRI 14 Bloomington, IL US Cellular Coliseum
    SAT 15 Des Moines, IA Wells Fargo Arena
    SUN 16 Rockford, IL Rockford Metro Centre
    TUE 18 Hershey, PA Giant Center
    WED 19 Rochester, NY Main Street Armory

    FRI 21 New York, NY Hammerstein Ballroom
    SAT 22 West Long Branch, NJ Monmouth University MAC Center
    SUN 23 Glens Falls, NY Glens Falls CivicrnCenter
    TUE 25 Norfolk, VA Constant Convocation Center
    WED 26 Morgantown, WV West Virginia University Coliseum
    FRI 28 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
    SAT 29 Portland, ME Cumberland County Civic Center
    SUN 30 AtlanticrnCity, NJ House of Blues

    FEBRUARY 2011- MONSTER ENERGY’S MUSIC AS A WEAPON V: LEG 1

    TU 1 Winston-Salem, NC LJV Coliseum
    WED 2 Fayetteville, NC Crown Coliseum
    FRI 4 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena
    SAT 5 Biloxi, MS Mississippi Coast Coliseum
    TU 8 Corpus Christi, TX Concrete Street Amphitheatre
    WED 9 San Antonio, TX Illusion Theatre at Alamodome
    THUR 10 McAllen, TX McAllen Convention Center
    SAT 12 Lubbock, TX Fairpark Coliseum

    MARCH 2011- MONSTER ENERGY’S MUSIC AS A WEAPON V: LEG 2
    TU 8rn Belton, TX Bell County Expo Center
    WED 9 Las Cruces, TX NMSU Pan American Center
    FRI 11 Tucson, AZ Tucson Convention Center
    SATrn12 Las Vegas, NV The Joint
    SUNrn13 Sacramento, CA ARCO Arena
    TUrn15 Portland, OR Memorial Coliseum
    THUrn17 Yakima, WA Yakima Valley SunDome
    FRI 18 Missoula, MT Adams Center

    *MORE DATES ON MAAW V LEG 2 TO BE ANNOUNCED

    Posted 2011-01-10 15:44
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on January 10, 2011

“MONSTER ENERGY MUSIC AS A WEAPON V TOUR” FEATURING CO-HEADLINERS DISTURBED AND KORN ADD SECOND LEG IN MARCH DUE TO DEMAND- TOUR KICKS OFF JANUARY 14th

THE TWO ACTS VOW TO BRING BIG SHOW WITH FULL PRODUCTION ON EXTENSIVE FORTY-FIVE CITY TREK OF SECONDARY MARKETS

EARLY TICKET BUYERS TO RECEIVE $5 DISCOUNT ON THE FIRST 1,000 TICKETS SOLD FROM EACH SHOW

As announced last month, Disturbed and Korn, two of rock's biggest acts, are teaming up to co-headline this year's “Monster Energy Music As A Weapon V Tour.” With the first half of dates on sale now and off to a scorching start, the highly successful Monster Energy’s MAAW V Tour has added even more dates and new markets: a second leg from March 8th through March 30thrnthat will include stops in Las Vegas, Texas, the West Coast and many more.

Jonathan Davis of Korn and David Draiman of Disturbed on how the 45 city trek across America came about:

"We've both just finished great tours. We headlined Mayhem and Disturbed headlined Uproar. The Disturbed guys came out to see us play in Chicago and we got to talking about doing something together. We both agreed that as cool as those types of tours are, they usually only hit major markets, and we both agreed that a lot of our fans just don't live in those cities- so we thought it would be cool to team up, put a big show together, and hit every great place that those big tours never get to. Besides all that, with us and Disturbed together, doing full shows with full production...all I can say is IT’S ON!" said the excited Korn frontman.

"We are thrilled to launch the Monster Energy Music As A Weapon V Tour with our good friends from Korn," says Disturbed singer David Draiman. "Every year we try to up the ante, and this year, by having Korn co-headline, we really think it's going to be our best tour yet. When the idea first came up, one of the main things both bands agreed upon and wanted to focus on was hitting a lot of smaller markets. It’s exciting to bring a show like this to cities that are usually skipped over on some of the other larger rock tours that only hit the major markets. We have a lot of loyal fans in these cities and we wanted to bring them a show that they deserve".

Tickets for the first leg of the tour are on sale now and tickets for select dates on the second leg go on sale this weekend. The bands have decided that the first 1,000 tickets from each show will be sold at a $5 discount during the on-sale weekend to reward early ticket-buying fans.

"A lot of promoters only offer discounted tickets a day or two before the actual show date. We wanted to do something for the fans that are buying their tickets as soon as they go on sale. To offer a discount upfront made the most sense to us," adds Disturbed guitarist Dan Donegan.

"We're tired of promoters offering discounted tickets to last minute folks in order to sell the seats in the back of the gig. We'd rather give our fans a discount for buying early," said Korn guitarist James "Munky" Shaffer.

On August 31st, 2010, Disturbed released their fifth studio albumAsylum, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard album chart. Asylum is the band's fourth consecutive studio album to debut at No. 1, a feat achieved by only two other rock groups in history: Metallica and the Dave Matthews Band. An international hit with Top 10 chart bows across the globe, Asylum has earned critical praise from USA Today, which called it "a tight, sharp-riffed ride...the combo of aggressive roar and guitar grace recalls Metallica's finest moments," and the New York Daily News, which declared "On Asylum, Disturbed finely weigh power and delicacy, catchiness and punch. The subtle variety of the band's tunesmanship, and the buoyancy of their rhythms make this hard group so easy to love."

Over the last 16 years, Korn have established themselves as one of the biggest bands in the history of hard rock and metal, selling over 30 million albums worldwide. Their latest album, Korn III: Remember Who You Are, released on Roadrunner Records, debuted at #2 on the Billboard charts this year, with Metal Hammer proclaiming that fans would be "wiping away tears of recognition and delight when they blast it for the first, second, and 38thrntime."

About Monster Energy:

Monster Energy supports the music industry. Seems bands are rockin’ Monster Energy more than anything these days. Check out the types – Original Monster Energy, Monster Lo-Carb, Monster Assault, Monster’s fruit juice hybrids dubbed Monster Khaos, Monster M-80 and Monster MIXXD, the ground-breaking Java Monster and X-Presso premium coffee & cream drink line supercharged with Monster Energy’s blend, Monster Import and the new Monster Energy Extra Strength with nitrous technology. The Monster Energy Music As A Weapon V Tour is diggin’ ‘em – so will you. For more information log on to:http://www.monsterenergy.com/

The cities for the first leg of the tour are listed below and ON SALE NOW. LEG 2 Markets are below and go on sale soon:

JANUARY 2011- MONSTER ENERGY’S MUSIC AS A WEAPON V: LEG 1

FRI 14 Bloomington, IL US Cellular Coliseum
SAT 15 Des Moines, IA Wells Fargo Arena
SUN 16 Rockford, IL Rockford Metro Centre
TUE 18 Hershey, PA Giant Center
WED 19 Rochester, NY Main Street Armory

FRI 21 New York, NY Hammerstein Ballroom
SAT 22 West Long Branch, NJ Monmouth University MAC Center
SUN 23 Glens Falls, NY Glens Falls CivicrnCenter
TUE 25 Norfolk, VA Constant Convocation Center
WED 26 Morgantown, WV West Virginia University Coliseum
FRI 28 Uncasville, CT Mohegan Sun Arena
SAT 29 Portland, ME Cumberland County Civic Center
SUN 30 AtlanticrnCity, NJ House of Blues

FEBRUARY 2011- MONSTER ENERGY’S MUSIC AS A WEAPON V: LEG 1

TU 1 Winston-Salem, NC LJV Coliseum
WED 2 Fayetteville, NC Crown Coliseum
FRI 4 Nashville, TN Bridgestone Arena
SAT 5 Biloxi, MS Mississippi Coast Coliseum
TU 8 Corpus Christi, TX Concrete Street Amphitheatre
WED 9 San Antonio, TX Illusion Theatre at Alamodome
THUR 10 McAllen, TX McAllen Convention Center
SAT 12 Lubbock, TX Fairpark Coliseum

MARCH 2011- MONSTER ENERGY’S MUSIC AS A WEAPON V: LEG 2
TU 8rn Belton, TX Bell County Expo Center
WED 9 Las Cruces, TX NMSU Pan American Center
FRI 11 Tucson, AZ Tucson Convention Center
SATrn12 Las Vegas, NV The Joint
SUNrn13 Sacramento, CA ARCO Arena
TUrn15 Portland, OR Memorial Coliseum
THUrn17 Yakima, WA Yakima Valley SunDome
FRI 18 Missoula, MT Adams Center

*MORE DATES ON MAAW V LEG 2 TO BE ANNOUNCED

Comments

kzenner's picture

Really wish the rest of the dates would get posted soon, wanna know if I should start saving for a ticket or not

splatt1's picture

US fans get at least like 3 concerts/year somewhere near them, while Disturbed haven't been to some european countries (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania etc.) at all.

DaSaint1's picture

Glens Falls get ready to put your straight jackets back on and break your necks for what will be another fantastic Disturbed show. This is my sixth time seeing Disturbed and I will continue my support for them as long as they're giving their best. David is right in saying that with each tour the ante is raised because if you've seen as many D shows as I have you know that every show surprises and every show has simply blown you away. I was one of the first to purchase tix for this show and the anticipation is killing. With each show that I see, I purchase the ticket with the hope of someday meeting my favorite band. Fingers crossed and see you stageside at the show. Peace.

wonk unit's picture

I would go to The Las Cruces showing, but evidently its in Texas...

dylan6669's picture

come to Long Beach

kenji666's picture

i really hope i can go to this! i saw Disturbed at Uproar and they were AMAZING!!!

Disturbed_Kinko09's picture

Yay! There's a New Mexico date!!!! \m/ Hoping that maybe the 10th is Albuquerque?
Hahaha... since when is Las Cruces in TX? ^_^

merleman1's picture

Disturbed just played in BC it was my 23rd show. Sorry you missed it it was great. I will be going to the Portland and Yakima shows cuz Disturbed is the best live band out there.

TerraCorrupt83's picture

COME TO VANCOUVER, BC!!!

THIS PROVINCE NEEDS YOU< DISTURBED =DDD

akara's picture

Disturbed, you are incredible! :-) Might go see you twice.... probably gonna get 'Disturbed' tattooed somewhere on me.... hehe

Check out my 'We Are All' blog.... please you will love it!!!!

jbk008's picture

come to orlando florida

akara's picture

Wow, I was the first one to comment!!! :-D Come to CA, even if its small towns.... CA NEEDS you! :-)

val's picture

I'm so sad, because a live in Brazil

ps: my english is terrible

dawgpound4205's picture

Please come to Kansas City, Tulsa, or Little Rock area!!!!! PLEASE!!!!!!! Perferably Tulsa!!! Its the closest for the Northwest Arkansas area!!!!!

SaVy06's picture

Come to FL! Tampa or Orlando!! Im good with either!

DISTURBED FAN PAGE's picture

www.disturbedfanpage.com
HOW BIG OF A FAN ARE YOU?

LordHadesKramm's picture

I think there's a typo. lol.
WED 9 Las Cruces, TX NMSU Pan American Center
It should be Las Cruces, NM. Though I'm hoping that because you're going to be there, that you'll be in Albuquerque, too!

akara's picture

OMG thank you!!!! Please come to CA! If you don't I am going to Vegas to see you both! YAY!!!!! :-)

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