Tag Archives: Alessandro Venturella

Are Slipknot in the studio!?!?!?!

Posted by on April 27, 2021

  Slipknot is known for being very discrete and keeping everything on the downlow, so why would news about writing a new album be any different? Bassist Alessandro Venturella and guitarist James Root might have spilled the beans by posting pictures on social media. Please keep in mind, the following is just rumors and speculation. […]

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Slipknot singer reveals Slipknot members are who we knew they were

Posted by on July 17, 2015

One of the worst kept secrets in metal was finally confirmed by Slipknot vocalist Corey Taylor when he gave the identity of the band’s drummer and bassist. Speaking on Chris Jericho’s podcast, Talk is Jericho, Tayl0r named drummer Jay Weinberg and bassist Alex “Vman” Venturella by name, ending over a year of silence and the band playing […]

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Fired drum tech reveals Slipknot lineup

Posted by on December 3, 2014

Wondering if Krokodil bassist Alessanddro Venturella and Jay Weinberg are the bassist and drummer of Slipknot? According to now fired drum tech Norm Costa, now you know. Apparently, Costa was working with the band and isn’t any longer, as he posted several pictures on Instagram stating that Weinberg is indeed the drummer of the ‘Knot […]

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Listen to a new song from Krokodil

Posted by on October 1, 2014

You should be familiar with Krokodil just because the band’s rhythm section used to be in SikTh. And bassist Alessandro Venturella also appears to the new bassist of Slipknot, even though that hasn’t been announced officially yet. Other members of the band have logged time in Gallows, Cry For Silence and Hexes. But aside from […]

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Slipknot bassist’s identity most likely solved

Posted by on September 12, 2014

As soon as the admittedly pretty solid video for Slipknot’s “The Devil In I” was released, many started scrutinizing it to see if the new bassist and drummer were in it. They are indeed, and while there aren’t all that many shots of them in the video, which features the band’s new masks, there were […]

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