Slipknot performing in 2008

Slipknot Shares New Song 'Custer' From Upcoming Album '.5: The Gray Chapter' [LISTEN]

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Iowa metal band Slipknot are gearing up for the release of their fifth studio album and have recently shared their heavy third single "Custer" via YouTube.READ MORE


Slipknot's Upcoming Festival 'Knotfest' Is Not Going To Smell Good

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For what might be today's grossest news, Slipknot has announced that their festival later this month known as Knotfest will have its own smell - burning camel feces.READ MORE


Slipknot Drafts Ex-Against Me! Drummer Jay Weinberg as Joey Jordison Replacement? Laura Jane Grace Says 'Yes'

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There's been plenty of speculation, at least among metal heads, as to who will be playing the drums on Slipknot's new album. Some very strong evidence has come out suggesting one particular candidate and we've got to admit, we're fairly surprised: former Against Me! drummer Jay Weinberg.READ MORE

Corey Taylor

Slipknot's Corey Taylor Talks About Using The Internet For Group's Upcoming Album

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In a recent radio interview, Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor talked about the evolution of the band with technology.READ MORE

Slipknot's Chris Fehn in 'The Devil In I' video

Slipknot Reveals New Masks but Not New Bassist/Drummer Identities with 'The Devil In I' Music Video

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SKThe countdown continues to the release of the first Slipknot album in more than six years and the band took to answering an interesting question lingering in the minds of fans: What are the new drummer and bassist going to look like? Not the individuals themselves but what masks will the pair be wearing?READ MORE

'.5: The Gray Chapter' by Slipknot

Slipknot Reveals Title, Album Art and Tracklist for '.5: The Gray Chapter' as Well as Dropping New Single [LISTEN]

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Slipknot answered a lot of questions Monday regarding its forthcoming new album, and released a new single in the process. The title of the new album will be .5: The Gray Chapter and new track is titled "The Devil in I."READ MORE

Mike Patton of Faith No More.

Faith No More, Slipknot and Soundgarden Listed as Soundwave 2015 Headliners as Festival Shifts to Two-Day Format

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Soundwave 2015 has announced at least the first part of its headliner-packed lineup, proving once again that the biggest pure rock festivals in the world don't happen on American soil. This year marks a change in direction for the Australian traveling festival, as the action will occur over two days instead of one for the first time. Faith No More, Slipknot and Soundgarden are among the headliners listed.READ MORE

Chris Adler is the one with the beard...to the far right.

Chris Adler Ambiguous on Whether He's The Drummer on Slipknot's 'The Negative One'

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The rumor mill has been churning for months regarding who will helm the skins for Slipknot's forthcoming album and the hot option is Lamb of God's Chris Adler. When asked if he was responsible for "The Negative One," he replied as ambiguously as possible.READ MORE

Slipknot, Corey Taylor

Slipknot's Corey Taylor Describes New Album, Struggling With Paul Gray's Death & Joey Jordison's 'Heavy' Departure

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Slipknot singer Corey Taylor gave fans greater insight into the state of the band and their upcoming album in an interview with Zane Lowe. Much of this focused on the absence of previous members Paul Gray and Joey Jordison, as is to be expected.READ MORE

Slipknot...plus Zakk Wylde...he's the one without a mask.

A Music Video History of Slipknot: From 'Surfacing' to 'Duality' to 'Psychosocial'

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We decided to look at the history of music videos from Slipknot, in, uh, celebration of the first new video in five years from the group.READ MORE


Slipknot Release First New Song In Six Years [LISTEN]

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On Friday, the nine-piece outfit released their first original material since 2008's All Hope Is Gone. New single "The Negative One" is now available for streaming on the band's official website.READ MORE

Slipknot...plus Zakk Wylde...he's the one without a mask.

Slipknot Announces Knotfest 2014, Featuring Five Finger Death Punch, Volbeat and More

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Are you a rocker missing the good ol' days of Ozzfest? We have a little bit of good news: It might not be a touring festival such as Ozz was, but Slipknot has confirmed that a second edition of Knotfest will go down this October at the San Manuel Amphitheater in San Bernandino, CA.READ MORE

Mike Patton of Faith No More wants to make sure you hear his amazing vocal range.

Mike Patton of Faith No More Has Actual Greatest Vocal Range, According to New Analysis

Genres 09:59AM EDT

One of the trending music stories in recent week's has been Concert Hotel's graph displaying the greatest vocal ranges in popular music. Axl Rose of the Guns 'n' Roses came out on top in the study, with Mariah Carey following closely behind. The problem is that people who pay attention to the actual science of music are also into a lot of obscure music. VVN Music hasn't gone totally off the grid with its own analysis, but it has introduced some more names for your consideration.READ MORE

Slipknot back in studio with Joey Jordison. Who will handle drums for band's fifth album?

Genres 14:45PM EDT

Rumors and whisperings about the future have been echoing around the internet for a few weeks following drummer Joey Jordison's departure, his insistence that he didn't quit, and no one in the band's camp being willing to explain why he wasn't in the band any longer. The most dire rumor is that the band was slowly falling apart: It hasn't released an album since 2008's All Hope Is Gone, bassist Paul Gray died during 2010, and Jordison is considered one of the integral parts of the nine-member outfit.READ MORE

Joey Jordison didn't quit, Corey Taylor won't say anything...so why doesn't Slipknot have a drummer?

Genres 09:37AM EDT

No offense meant, but Slipknot isn't exactly the world's most mysterious band. Aside from wearing masks onstage, the group seems pretty straightforward in its music and behavior...which is why it's confusing that no one will admit to having anything to do with Joey Jordison leaving the band. It was initially reported during December that the group's founding drummer had quit, but Jordison is now saying that he didn't. But he's still not in the group as of now. READ MORE

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