Tag Archives: Paul Gray

Headbangers Brawl 2/17: Our Predictions For The 2012 Revolver Golden Gods

Posted by on February 17, 2012

Headbangers’ Brawl is a weekly column where Metal Insider’s contributors take a moment to debate and analyze two opposing sides of a topical issue occurring in the world of metal and/or the music industry. This week, the nominations for the 4th annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards were announced. And as usual, the announcement has garnered a mix response. […]

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Corey Taylor Says “There Will Be” Another Slipknot Album, Confirms Summer Tour

Posted by on November 21, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JuPFDl97TOw[/youtube] As Slipknot fans know, singer Corey Taylor has been the least optimistic about a new album, saying in many interviews that he still wasn’t ready to record without the late bassist Paul Gray. However, Taylor has started to slightly change his tune about a new Slipknot record in recent interviews. And while performing in […]

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Corey Taylor And Clown Discuss Possibilities Of New Slipknot Album, Give Updated Time Frame For U.S. Tour

Posted by on November 4, 2011

If you’ve been following Slipknot as of late, then you know where each of the following members stand on a new album: Corey Taylor isn’t ready, Joey Jordison is ready (and not afraid to let others know that he is), and Shawn “Clown” Crahan has been in the middle (hopeful yet realistic). In a new […]

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Clown Says Slipknot Plans To Record New Album… Eventually

Posted by on October 13, 2011

Whenever the topic of a new Slipknot album comes up, you can always rest assure that there will always be contradictory answers from at least two band members. More specifically, Corey Taylor will downplay talks of a new album, while Joey Jordison will stir the pot to suggest one is coming soon. Standing in the middle, […]

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Corey Taylor Reveals That Slipknot Is Planning A U.S. Tour

Posted by on August 25, 2011

So remember when Corey Taylor kept saying that he wasn’t sure whether Slipknot would continue without the late Paul Gray (multiple times while drummer Joey Jordison said the exact opposite)? Well luckily for fans, it would appear that Taylor has become more comfortable about moving forward with Slipknot since their European Summer shows. In a […]

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Video: Slipknot Perform First Show Since Paul Gray’s Death

Posted by on June 17, 2011

A lot of anticipation (and even drama) has gone into Slipknot’s first show since the death of bassist Paul Gray one year ago. But the night has finally come, as Slipknot took the Sonisphere stage in Athens, Greece earlier tonight. The band, who had guitarist Donnie Steele fill in on bass out of the spotlight, […]

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Video: Revolver Golden God’s “Fallen Heroes” Tribute

Posted by on May 13, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4jhTkLRgC8[/youtube] During the Revolver Golden Gods Award Show, the magazine played a video tribute to metal’s “Fallen Heroes.” Though the tribute can be seen during the show’s airing on May 26 on VH1 Classic, Revolver has posted the video online for people to see. The “Fallen Heroes” tribute video honors five metal artists who’ve passed […]

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Slipknot, Roadrunner Honor Paul Gray

Posted by on April 8, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l22_YV-_WBc&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Today would have been Slipknot bassist Paul Gray’s 39th birthday. To honor his life, which came to a sad end on May 24th of last year, Slipknot and Roadrunner records compiled a clip of an interview with him filmed around the 10th anniversary of the band’s debut album, cut with performance clips. While Gray […]

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Slipknot Announces New (Old) Fill-In Bassist

Posted by on March 10, 2011

There’s been a lot of back and forth in the Slipknot camp about what they would do in the wake of Paul Gray’s untimely death last year. While there was talk about them not having a live bassist, and the band seemed not to have immediate plans for the future.  Well, now they have a […]

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Grammys “Explain” Why Paul Gray And Peter Steele Were Snubbed

Posted by on February 17, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HNV_Aq6jpJM&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] If you watched the Grammys this past Sunday night (no one would blame you if you didn’t), then you most likely saw the award show’s “In Memoriam” segment. While you probably cheered when seeing Ronnie James Dio mentioned, you might have noticed two names that WERE NOT mentioned: Slipknot’s Paul Gray and Type O […]

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