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Corey Taylor passes out on stage…

SLIPKNOT frontman, and all time rock legend passes out on stage in Dallas, part of the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival tour, on Tuesday night (10th) when he just about finished the flash song. The incident was filmed by a member of the crowd (around the 1:40 mark..), which is up on youtube, which you … ..MORE

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Slipknot’s JIM ROOT deals with burst appendix.

Turns out, the 9 (8) are only human after all. Slipknot’s guitarist, Jim Root has unfortunately had to cope with a burst appendix. It’s been known for a while that something was up, and that he’s been ill. Slipknot are due to play the Rockstar Mayhem Festival very soon along with Slayer, Anthrax, As I … ..MORE

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SLIPKNOT to headline Rockstar Mayhem Festival 2012

2012’s Rockstar Mayhem Festival will be headlined by none other than the legendary Slipknot who will be supported on the main stage by Slayer and a rotating slot featuring As I Lay Dying, Asking Alexandria and The Devil Wears Prada. The second stage will feature Anthrax, As I lay Dying, Asking Alexandria, The Devil Wears … ..MORE

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Slipknot’s Clown // Devils Carnival

SLIPKNOT percussionist Shawn “Clown” Crahan will make his acting debut in “The Devil’s Carnival”, the new project Darren Lynn Bousman is directing that is being seen as a companion piece of sorts to “Repo! The Genetic Opera”. “I am very honored to have been asked to be a part of this project. Said Crahan. “I … ..MORE

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SLIPKNOT to tour USA next June

In a recent post on Facebook, Slipknot percussionist Shawn “Clown” Crahan revealed that the band will be embarking on a headlining tour of the States next June (2012), but also stated that the band are NOT working on a new album, even though some time ago, shortly after the death of Grey, Joey, the bands … ..MORE

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Slipknot drives crowds wild at Sonisphere 2011

It’s fairly wildly known that SLIPKNOT have a habbit of pulling off ”end of the world” shows, and that was certainly the case when they headlined the Download Festival in 2009, however more recently they have amazed critics and fans a like once again with the finale of their headline show being the almighty anthem … ..MORE

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SONISPHERE 2011

So SONISPHERE kicks off today (camping) with the Arena opening tomorrow. Headlining the main stage are Metallica, Biffy Clryo and Slipknot. Also on the Friday, you have the rest of ”the big 4” to sink your teeth into. Some of us from ROGUE TOMATO will be attending this year so we shall tell you all … ..MORE

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SLIPKNOT’S Corey Taylor speak about bands longevity

Corey Taylor, front man of SLIPKNOT and STONESOUR was interviewed on the WGRD radio station when he performed with StoneSour at The Deltaplex in Grand Rapids, Michigan on April 27th, during the Avalanche tour. There is a video of the full interview below and an excerpt from the interview. Skip to around 9 minutes if … ..MORE

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Slipknot WILL carry on without Corey Taylor

Joey Jordison, the most awesome-ist drummer in the world from Slipknot told the Artisan News Service in an interview on the “black carpet” at last week’s Revolver Golden Gods Awards in LA that the band will carry on with or without hailed frontman Corey Taylor, who has expressed ambivalence about making another album with the … ..MORE

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Big 4 expected to bring in 50,000 peeps

According to Bruce Fessier from The Desert Sun, a sell-out crowd is expected to attend today’s (Saturday, April 23rd) “Big Four” concert at the Empire Polo Club in California. The ”Big 4” are also playing SONISPHERE FESTIVAL in the UK on the 8th of July this year and for the record, it’s the first time … ..MORE

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COREY TAYLOR Performs JUDAS PRIEST Classic

Awesome footage of Steve Jones (From the Sex Pistols) and Corey Taylor (Need we explain where he’s from? Alright, Slipknot & Stonesour) performing a lovely version of JUDAS PRIEST’s “Electric Eye” with DUFF MCKAGAN’S LOADED at the 3rd Revolver Golden Gods Awards which happens every year, which was held this past Wednesday night (April 20th) … ..MORE

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Rob Zombie gets Ginger Fish to replace Joey Jordison

Rob Zombie has grabbed ex-Marilyn Manson drummer Ginger Fish as the replacement for Joey Jordison. Joey decided to call it a day for now due to scheduling conflicts with his flagship band Slipknot, which is a shame because we were looking forward to seeing Joey perform with Rob Zombie at DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL this year, oh … ..MORE

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STONESOUR ‘Bother’ Performance from Houston

Footage of STONE SOUR frontman Corey Taylor performing the song “Bother” on April 12, 2011 at Reliant Arena in Houston, Texas during the band’s “Avalanche Tour” can be viewed below. STONE SOUR’s third album, “Audio Secrecy”, has sold 163,000 copies in the United States since its September 2010 release, according to Nielsen SoundScan. Corey Taylor … ..MORE

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