Review: Slipnot – .5: The Gray Chapter

Six years since All Hope Is Gone and down two of the original crew, Slipknot finally return in 2014 with this, their fifth studio release. Without a doubt, this is one of the biggest releases of the year. The tour tickets that went on sale this morning sold at a ridiculous pace as well, doubtless because … Continue reading Review: Slipnot – .5: The Gray Chapter

Slipknot announce UK 2015 “Prepare For Hell” tour

The multi-platinum, Grammy-Award-winning, masked beast that is Slipknot is set to make a long awaited return to UK arenas in January 2015 with their 'Prepare For Hell' tour. Slipknot's frontman Corey Taylor muses; "The UK has always been very special for us. In a lot of ways, it's where this insanity began. So, for this tour, … Continue reading Slipknot announce UK 2015 “Prepare For Hell” tour

Top 15 Albums

I don't often do these things, but seeing as it's about music and a mate tagged me on facebook... I'm not going to tag anyone in response. If you want to do it, go ahead. I could list 200 on here, and if you asked me again in a week I'd probably change some of these. … Continue reading Top 15 Albums

Slipknot – new album details

Slipknot release their long-awaited fifth studio album, .5: The Gray Chapter on 20th October. Love the title! .5: The Gray Chapter is now available for pre-order on the iTunes Store, with all pre-orders receiving instant downloads of the album’s lead single, "The Devil In I", and the already released "The Negative One." .5: The Gray Chapter is also available … Continue reading Slipknot – new album details

Lawsuit Over Slipknot Bassist’s Death Dismissed

[sourced from ABC News] A judge says the widow of Slipknot bassist Paul Gray waited too long to file a lawsuit against Gray's former doctor. The Des Moines Register says ( http://dmreg.co/1s9iTxQ ) Polk County District Judge Dennis Stovall ruled earlier this week to dismiss a lawsuit filed by Brenna Gray against Dr. Daniel Baldi. … Continue reading Lawsuit Over Slipknot Bassist’s Death Dismissed

Joey Jordison leaves Slipknot

Does this come as a surprise? Despite all the statements, mainly from frontman Corey, the band does seem to be taking second place to various side-projects. I know there's a new album in the works and all, but still. The band statement reads: "It is with great pain but quiet respect that, for personal reasons, … Continue reading Joey Jordison leaves Slipknot