Tag Archives: Jay Weinberg

Young kid air drums to Slipknot; Jay Weinberg responds graciously

Posted by on January 21, 2020

  Slipknot are currently on tour in Europe and 5 year old Caleb H attended and air drummed throughout their set. The video of his talents went viral on the internet and caught the eye of the band’s drummer, Jay Weinberg. Being the awesome guy that he is, Weinberg reached out SJC to get the young […]

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Jay Weinberg invites 14-Year-Old viral drum sensation to Slipknot show

Posted by on September 10, 2019

A couple of weeks ago, 14-year-old drummer Maren Alford went viral with her cover of Slipknot’s “Unsainted.” Now we know that Slipknot drummer Jay Weinberg is a fan of hers as well. Weinberg, himself a fan of Slipknot before he became a member, invited Alford to the band’s Knotfest tour stop in her hometown of […]

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Slipknot’s Jay Weinberg hosts one-night-only charity event in Nashville featuring members of Mastodon, Dillinger Escape Plan, Exodus, etc.

Posted by on October 11, 2018

On October 16th, Slipknot drummer Jay Weinberg will be hosting a one-night only charity show. The event will be held at Basement East in Nashville, TN and it will be an evening of covers featuring members of Mastodon, Dillinger Escape Plan, Exodus, Mutoid Man, Nothing, Suicidal Tendencies, and more. All proceeds will go towards Buddies […]

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Slipknot’s Jay Weinberg swears he didn’t throw a skinned duck on the ice at a hockey game

Posted by on May 17, 2017

Slipknot drummer and Nashville Predators fanatic, Jay Weinberg, has been in high spirits as his favorite NHL team has been kicking ass so far in the playoffs. (Predators currently leading 2-1 series against the Anaheim Ducks) However, despite the article and photo posted by tenessean.com about a recent incident where a skinned duck was thrown […]

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Jay Weinberg had no idea he was auditioning for Slipknot

Posted by on April 5, 2017

When Jay Weinberg officially joined Slipknot, replacing Joey Jordison on drums, it took some time to make the replacement publicly known. even though it was one of the worst-kept secrets in metal. In a recent interview on the Best Friends with Sam Pura Podcast, Weinberg reflected about how he joined Slipknot. He admitted he didn’t […]

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Max Weinberg is proud of his son Jay’s work in Slipknot

Posted by on March 8, 2017

Drummer Jay Weinberg has played with Madball, Kvelertak and for the past few years, Slipknot. Having been a New York City staple, we have memories of him and his dad Max hanging out at Mastodon shows. His dad, of course, is probably the better known of the two, having been Bruce Springsteen’s drummer for the […]

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Jay Weinberg gives interview as Slipknot drummer

Posted by on December 8, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/n0PZlE4GkjQ[/youtube] It’s been over a year since .5: The Gray Chapter was released, and while it was common knowledge that Jay Weinberg and Alessandro Venturella were in the Slipknot, replacing Joey Jordison and Paul Gray, respectively, the band remained quiet about their identities. In fact, it wasn’t until July when Corey Taylor admitted the obvious on […]

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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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Against Me! vocalist not psyched Jay Weinberg may be in Slipknot

Posted by on September 18, 2014

It hasn’t been completely confirmed yet that Jay Weinberg is the new drummer of Slipknot. However, beyond a handful of metal sites (like, y’know, ours), the Toronto Sun has become the first mainstream publication to suggest that he might be Joey Jordison’s replacement in the band. And now Against Me! frontwoman Laura Jane Grace has […]

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