System of a Down & Korn confirmed for iDays Festival 2020 in Milan

It’s time for new big announcements for I-DAYS Milano 2020, the music festival that will bring the great international artists on stage next summer.

After the announcement of BILLIE EILISH (for the first time headliner of an Italian festival on July 17th), it is now the turn of SYSTEM OF A DOWN and KORN, on the stage of the MIND – Milano Innovation District (expo area) Friday, June 12th 2020.

System of a Downand Korn play iDays festival 2020 Milan poster

SYSTEM OF A DOWN returns to Italy after performing two years ago in Firenze Rocks, where they set fire to the stage of the Visarno Arena!

United States and Armenia, two opposing worlds that find the perfect union in the unmistakable style and music of the band, fomatasi in California by members of Armenian origin. Serj Tankian (vocals, keyboards, guitar), Daron Malakian (guitar and vocals), Shavo Odadjian (bass, choirs) and John Dolmayan (drums) emerged in 1994 and are the highest representatives of the nu-metal / alternative-metal genre. Since then the success of critics and the public has never abandoned them, as evidenced by the five studio albums published (of which three debuted at #1 on the Billboard US Chart) and the 40 million records sold worldwide. Nominated for 4 Grammy Awards and winner of 1 Grammy for ‘the best Hard-Rock performance’ with the song ‘BYOB’ in 2006, the group continues to perform on stages all over the globe with shows that are pure ‘dynamite’, without ever omit the ‘commitment’, linked to social issues and important political messages.

KORN changed the world with the release of their self-titled album in 1994. The band, consisting of Jonathan Davis (vocals), James “Munky” Shaffer (guitar) and Brian “Head” Welch (guitar), Reginald ” Fieldy “Arvizu (bass) and Ray Luzier (drums), has become the ‘soundtrack’ of an entire generation. KORN have sold 40 million records in the world, won two Grammy Awards and scored records so far unbeaten in the field of rock and nu-metal. The Ringer even considers them a real “movement, like no band today will never be “.

I-DAYS 2020 is held in the same space that in recent seasons has welcomed Eminem, Pearl Jam and Imagine Dragons, to the MIND Milan Innovation District – Expo Area, a specific green area equipped for large concerts, highly qualified and equipped with all services: train and metro that connect it to the center of Milan, parking lots, resident toilets, a large food & beverage area with a vast and varied offer of food and drinks, including vegetarians and vegans. An appropriate environment to welcome the international live music audience in the best way.