With the exception of ’80s glam, no hard-rock subgenre has been more critically reviled–or found more chart success–than the nu-metal that dominated the airwaves during our most recent millennial shift. Fusing Nirvana’s trademark dynamics with influences from rap and electronic rock, nu-metal was brash, funky, and free of the hand-wringing guilt that kept flannel’s most […]
Like pretty much every other metalhead on the planet, we’re eagerly awaiting the new Slipknot album, ‘.5: The Gray Chapter’ (check out the new tracks “The Negative One” and “The Devil in I”) and their big comeback tour. Today, tickets went on sale for that trek (with Korn and King 810), and Slipknot released the video below […]
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Slipknot have premiered their new single, “The Devil in I.” The song follows “The Negative One,” which was the first track released from the group’s highly anticipated fifth album. Check it out and let us know what you think in the comments. MORE SLIPKNOT: Check out our gallery of the most insane Slipknot fan tattoos!
Unless you live under a rock, you’ve probably seen the Ice Bucket Challenge videos that people are creating and sharing in support of ALS research. Now, Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor is the latest to do so. Check out his video below where he not only takes an epic ice bucket over the […]
In our continuing series of isolated vocal takes from some of heavy music’s best singers, here are the vocals only for Slipknot’s “Duality,” which features one of frontman Corey Taylor’s most unique and diverse performances, ranging from menacing spoken word to epic crooning to brutal screams. Check it out below and let us know what […]
Since Slipknot ousted drummer Joey Jordison, the band has not revealed the identity of their new drummer. A rumor has been going around that it is Lamb of God’s Chris Adler (pictured left), based on the drumming heard on Slipknot’s new song “The Negative One.” Adler recently spoke to ABC News Radio saying, “Right now […]
Read what members of the band’s classic lineup–including Joey Jordison and Paul Gray–had to say about the metal landmark!