Tag: Slipknot

Joey Jordison Breaks Silence on Split With Slipknot

by Spencer Kaufman January 2, 2014 Loudwire.com It was shocking news when Slipknot announced in December that they’ve parted ways with drummer Joey Jordison. Now, it appears as if Jordison himself was the person most shocked by the decision. In a statement posted late Wednesday night (Jan. 1) on his Facebook page, Jordison made his first […]

Nikki Sixx Meets The Kings of Chaos

Kings of Chaos is quite possibly one of the most decorated Supergroups in all of rock history.  Slash, Duff McKagan, Matt Sorum, Corey Taylor of Stone Sour/Slipknot, Deep Purple’s Glenn Hughes and Steve Stevens of Billy Idol.  Nikki went to their only North American performance this year in […]

Slipknot’s Joey Jordison Announces New Project Scar The Martyr

By Phil Freeman: Roadrunner Records   Tags: Joey Jordison Artists: Scar The Martyr   Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison has unveiled details of his new project, Scar The Martyr. Recorded at Sound Farm Studios in Des Moines, IA, Scar The Martyr‘s debut album was produced by Rhys Fulber, whose production and mixing credits includeFear Factory, Rob Zombie, Mindless Self Indulgence, Front […]

Slipknot Announce Knotfest’

Hot off of Revolver Magazine’s Press: “Slipknot have officially announced the first installment of their very own music festival, Knotfest. The festival will take place over two days, the first being August 17 in Iowa and the second being August 18 in Somerset, on the border of Minnesota […]

MAYHEM FESTIVAL Announces VIP Charity Ticket Auctions

The 5th Annual ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK MAYHEM FESTIVAL, the country’s largest touring heavy music festival experience, is proud to announce the 2012 VIP Charity Ticket Auction that will put fans onstage with their favorite bands. Proceeds will benefit Metal of Honor and Living The Dream Foundation. Beginning Thursday, […]

Shawn Economaki No Longer with Stone Sour

Corey Taylor announced yesterday via twitter: “As some of you might have heard but I’ll confirm it: Shawn Economaki is no longer with Stone Sour. We wish him luck in the future.” Economaki had been absent during their last tour due to personal reasons. Apparently, Jim Root (guitarist) […]