Korn descended on Los Angeles' Hollywood Forever Cemetery today (Jan. 13) to reveal details of the spring tour in support of its new Virgin album, "See You on the Other Side."

Korn descended on Los Angeles' Hollywood Forever Cemetery today (Jan. 13) to reveal details of the spring tour in support of its new Virgin album, "See You on the Other Side." The outing will begin Feb. 24 in Bakersfield, Calif., and run through April 4 in Toronto; Mudvayne and 10 Years will support. Venues have yet to be announced.

The trek is the first under a new deal signed this week between the band, Virgin parent EMI and concert promoter Live Nation, which makes partners out of those who historically pursued distinctly separate agendas.

The deal is unique in that it allows Live Nation to invest in the band's overall career, tapping into revenue streams beyond the box office that have heretofore been unavailable to promoters. Meanwhile, Korn snags a piece of revenue that has largely been off limits to bands, namely such ancillaries as concessions at Live Nation-owned venues.

The joint venture expands on the partnership Korn created with EMI Music in September. EMI invested $25 million upfront for an estimated 30% stake in Korn's overall business.

Korn lawyer Gary Stiffelman sees the model as a positive for the band and the industry. "People aren't coming off the road because the record company isn't supporting the album anymore, or going on the road when it's not in the best interest of the album," he tells Billboard. "People are thinking of this thing holistically and what's in the best interest of all of us."

"See You on the Other Side" debuted at No. 3 on The Billboard 200 and has sold 566,000 copies in the United States since its release last month, according to Nielsen SoundScan.

Here are Korn's tour dates:

Feb. 24: Bakersfield, Calif.
Feb. 25: Reno, Nev.
Feb. 26: San Jose, Calif.
Feb. 28: Sacramento, Calif.
March 2: Portland, Ore.
March 4: Vancouver
March 5: Tacoma, Wash.
March 6: Boise, Idaho
March 8: Denver
March 10: El Paso, Texas
March 11: Albuquerque, N.M.
March 12: Phoenix
March 14: Las Vegas
March 15: San Diego
March 16: Long Beach, Calif.
March 20: Orlando, Fla.
March 21: Jacksonville, Fla.
March 22: Charlotte, N.C.
March 24: city TBA
March 25: Baltimore
March 26: Lewiston, Maine
March 28: East Rutherford, N.J.
March 30: Chicago
March 31: Milwaukee
April 1: St. Paul, Minn.
April 3: Youngstown, Ohio
April 4: Toronto

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