Code Orange Cancel Headlining Shows “Due To Newly Enhanced COVID Protocols On The Knotfest Roadshow Tour”

Code Orange have cancelled their upcoming headlining shows “due to newly enhanced COVID protocols” on their current tour with Slipknot, Killswitch Engage, and Fever 333. The band commented:

“Due to newly enhanced COVID protocols on the Knotfest Roadshow Tour, we are no longer able to perform at our upcoming headline shows in Columbia, Jacksonville, Memphis, San Antonio and Tucson. This is not our call and we will be back soon. All tickets will be refunded from the point of purchase.”

Code Orange Recruit Tallah Drummer Max Portnoy

Code Orange have recruited Tallah‘s Max Portnoy, the son of ex-Dream Theater drummer Mike Portnoy, to play drums on their current tour. Max is performing as a character called “Mud Max” and some photos of him in costume can be found below. It is still unclear if he will become a permanent member of the group.

Code Orange Cover Nine Inch Nails’ Theme From 1996 Video Game “Quake”

Code Orange have released a cover of Nine Inch Nails’ theme from the 1996 first-person shooter game “Quake.” The track was recorded as part of “QuakeCon” and a video for it can be found below:

Code Orange Announce Fall Headlining Shows

Code Orange have announced some fall headlining shows. Here’s the dates:

09/24 Mckees Rocks, PA – Roxian Theatre (feat. Dying Fetus, Show Me The Body, Machine Girl and Year Of The Knife)
09/26 Columbus, OH – Skulls Music Diner (feat. Show Me The Body and Year Of The Knife)
09/27 Grand Rapids, MI – Pyramid Scheme (feat. Show Me The Body and Year Of The Knife)
10/18 Columbia, SC – New Brookland Tavern (feat. Bathe, Your Spirit Dies and Backside)
10/21 Jacksonville, FL – Underbelly
10/25 Memphis, TN – Growlers
10/29 San Antonio, TX – Vibes Event Center (feat. Portrayal Of Guilt, Uniform and New Methods)
11/03 Tucson, AZ – 191 Toole

Code Orange In The Studio With Billy Corgan (Smashing Pumpkins)

It looks like Code Orange were recently in the studio with Billy Corgan (Smashing Pumpkins). The band tweeted the following about that:

Slipknot Announce Fall Tour With Killswitch Engage, Fever 333, And Code Orange

Slipknot have announced a fall U.S. tour with Killswitch Engage, Fever 333, and Code Orange. Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor commented:

“With the world opening up, it’s time to get excited about LIFE again. To get back to LIFE again. This tour is a long time coming and we hope you’re as excited to see it as we are to play it. Stay safe, stay (sic) and we’ll see you soon.”

Tour Dates:

09/25 Des Moines, IA – National Balloon Classic Field (Knotfest Iowa)
09/28 Tinley Park, IL – Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre
09/29 Milwaukee, WI – American Family Insurance Amphitheater
10/01 Noblesville, IN – Ruoff Home Mortgage Music Center
10/02 Clarkston, MI – DTE Energy Music Theatre
10/03 Darien Center, NY – Darien Lake Amphitheater
10/05 Syracuse, NY – Lakeview Amphitheater – Syracuse
10/08 Mansfield, MA – Xfinity Center
10/09 Hartford, CT – XFINITY Theatre
10/10 Holmdel, NJ – PNC Bank Arts Center
10/12 Camden, NJ – BB&T Pavilion
10/13 Bristow, VA – Jiffy Lube Live
10/15 Burgettstown, PA – S&T Bank Music Park
10/17 Charlotte, NC – PNC Music Pavilion
10/19 Tampa, FL – MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre
10/20 West Palm Beach, FL – iTHINK Financial Amphitheatre
10/22 Raleigh, NC – Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek
10/23 Alpharetta, GA – Ameris Bank Amphitheatre
10/24 Pelham, AL – Oak Mountain Amphitheatre
10/26 Rogers, AR – Walmart AMP
10/28 Del Valle, TX – Germania Insurance Amphitheater
10/29 The Woodlands, TX – Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (no Code Orange)
10/30 Dallas, TX – Dos Equis Pavilion
11/01 Albuquerque, NM – Isleta Amphitheater
11/02 Phoenix, AZ – Ak-Chin Pavilion

Code Orange Announce Rescheduled McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania Show

Code Orange will be performing at the Roxian Theatre in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania on September 24. The band were previously planning to celebrate the release of their latest album, “Underneath,“ at that venue last year, but they ended up having to do a livestream show instead due to the coronavirus pandemic. The group commented:

“r e t u r n o f t h e k i n g s we are back, and the only way to kick it off is the same way it was supposed to begin. in the city of steel that made us strong. friday september 24th/pittsburgh, pa/the roxian theatre. all previously purchased tickets valid. EVERY TIME I DIE will no longer be playing – you can get a refund at point of purchase for the next 30 days if you so desire. all ticket holders will be getting an email with info as well. limited tickets remain and will be released on friday. new lineup to be announced soon.sep 24th the new reality begins again d o w n w e g o”

Slipknot’s Jay Weinberg Shares Drum Cover Of Code Orange’s “You And You Alone”

Slipknot’s Jay Weinberg has shared a drum cover of Code Orange‘s “You And You Alone.“ You can check that out below. Weinberg commented:

“Inspired by their new album, ‘Underneath‘ I recorded a cover of ‘You And You Alone,’ by my friends Code Orange.”

Code Orange Premiere “Autumn & Carbine” Music Video

Code Orange have premiered a new video for their song “Autumn & Carbine.” This track is from the band’s latest album “Underneath.” A press release offered more information on the video, which originally debuted on Adult Swim:

“The animated clip, which was directed and animated by the band’s own Eric “Shade” Balderose and Jami Morgan (NOWHERE2RUN Productions), follows Code Orange into a dystopian wasteland as they confront the thieving overlords of a ruined future society. The band also utilized DIY motion capture techniques to animate the various performance scenes in the video which is streaming now on their official YouTube channel. Furthermore, Code Orange has launched a limited-edition “Autumn And Carbine” shirt in its webstore, featuring 3D incarnates of each member as seen in the animated video.”