Tag Archives: Paul Gray

Jim Root sitting out Stone Sour tour to write Slipknot album

Posted by on December 3, 2013

It now looks more probably than ever that there could well be a new Slipknot album in 2014. Stone Sour has announced a headlining tour that will start in January and run through February 15th. The tour, which also features Pop Evil and Stolen Babies, will be taking place without guitarist Jim Root. The reason? […]

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Slipknot To Work On New Music Next Year

Posted by on July 16, 2013

Looks like Tool isn’t the only band that’s going to be releasing music next year. In an interview with Metal Injection at the Roskilde Festival last week, Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor divulged that the band is starting to work on new music, and will convene next year to start working on it. We are talking […]

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Slipknot’s Clown Proclaims That “2014. The Knot’s Back…”

Posted by on May 17, 2013

[youtube width=”500″ height=”344″]http://youtu.be/VA5Dnotu5Kc[/youtube] Joey Jordison and Corey Taylor’s contrasting statements regarding Slipknot’s future have been well documented. However, if M. Shawn “Clown” Crahan’s comments on the Revolver Golden Gods’ black carpet is to be taken at face value, then 2014 could mark a proper return for Slipknot. While on the black carpet, Clown and Chris […]

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WSOU Hosting Radiothon For Hurricane Sandy Relief On Friday

Posted by on November 27, 2012

For those of you outside of the New York area, you probably haven’t thought about Hurricane Sandy in a few weeks. However, nearly a month after rain first started to fall, New York and New Jersey are still devastated. There are many people who lost everything, and things still are far from normal around these parts. […]

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Slipknot Issues Statement Regarding Charges Against Paul Gray’s Doctor

Posted by on September 7, 2012

Earlier this week, it was revealed that Slipknot bassist Paul Gray was one of the eight patients named in physician Daniel Baldi involuntary manslaughter charges. The doctor is being accused of prescribing large amounts of narcotic painkillers to patients who later died of overdoses, including Gray. And yesterday, Slipknot made an official comment on the […]

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Late Slipknot Bassist’s Doctor Charged In Prescription Drug Deaths

Posted by on September 6, 2012

According to the Des Moines Register, physician Daniel Baldi has recently been charged with eight counts of involuntary manslaughter for allegedly prescribing large amounts of narcotic painkillers to patients who later died of overdoses. Now what exactly does that have to do with metal? Well as it turns out, one of the eight patients identified […]

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CBS Recruits Another Metalhead For Reality Show

Posted by on August 29, 2012

For a network that’s conventionally thought of as the network for old people, CBS has been aggressively courting the metal demographic, at least as far as its reality show contestants go. Last year, metal fans and the NYC metal community watched Big Brother 13 as Adam “Heavy Metal Teddy Bear” Poch made it all the way […]

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Knotfest in Slipknot’s Native Iowa Delivers

Posted by on August 21, 2012

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OiTexi4vg8Q[/youtube] The Metal Insider crew couldn’t make it out to this past weekend’s inaugural Knotfest because we’re on the East Coast. That didn’t stop contributor and KSYM/San Antonio metal director Chelsea Ann Owen from making the 15 hour plus journey to Pacific Junction IA to see the first night of the Fest. Here’s her report: I […]

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Win A Copy Of Slipknot’s ‘(sic)nesses’ On Blu-ray

Posted by on August 1, 2012

In the fall of 2010, Slipknot released (sic)nesses on DVD in honor of the late Paul Gray. In addition to including a recording of their headlining performance at the 2009 Download Festival, the two disc DVD also include Clown’s Audible Visions of (sic)nesses documentary and loads of bonus material. Yesterday (July 31), though, (sic)nesses became […]

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Joey Jordison Working On Solo Material, Claims New Slipknot Album Is Already In The Works

Posted by on March 1, 2012

By now you’re probably (sic) of hearing about Joey Jordison and Corey Taylor’s contrasting statements regarding Slipknot’s future. And even though Taylor recently stated that there will be another Slipknot albums, it would appear that there’s still a disagreement over an exact time frame. In a recent interview with News.com.au, Jordison was asked about Taylor’s […]

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