See You On The Other Side is the 7th studio album by Korn. It was released on December 6, 2005, by Virgin Records. It is their first album without long-time guitarist Brian "Head" Welch & the last album with long-time drummer David Silveria. The working title was Souvenir of Sadness. The album was first certified gold on January 12, 2006 & subsequent platinum record certification was awarded on March 16, 2006.
The album was recorded in Jonathan Davis' home studio which was used for the Take A Look In The Mirror album & Queen of the Damned soundtrack & score.
The 1st single, "Twisted Transistor" was premiered on 102.1 The Edge & was released on November 21, 2005. Brent Decker e-mailed the disc jockey of the night, Ayo, with a request to play the rumored single. The band also did a See You On The Other Side world tour to heavily promote the album which included a special one song performance on a plane from London to New York City.
Musical & lyrical themes
With regards to the album's musical direction, Jonathan Davis commented,
On average, See You On The Other Side generally received much warmer critical reception than the previous studio album, Take A Look In The Mirror, scoring a Metacritic average of 64. Reviewers appreciated the band's desire to experiment & noted that the album combined well their signature sound with the freshness that producers The Matrix & Atticus Ross added to the band's sound. Commercially, the album was successful, proving that Korn can still remain on the top of the charts, staying in the top 100 of the Billboard 200 pop albums chart for 34 straight weeks.
Sales & impact
See You On The Other Side was ranked second in Ultimate Guitar Archive Top 10 albums of 2005 poll. The album has shipped more than 2 million units worldwide.
*Jonathan Davis - vocals, bagpipes
*James "Munky" Shaffer - guitar
*Reginald "Fieldy" Arvizu - bass
*David Silveria - drums
;Production and other credits
*Atticus Ross - producer, songwriter, keyboards, strings
*The Matrix - producer, songwriters
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