Tag Archives: Slipknot

Jay Weinberg (ex-Slipknot) undergoes hip and femur surgery

Posted by on November 20, 2023

  Former Slipknot drummer Jay Weinberg recently underwent an outpatient procedure to address a torn labrum in his left hip and correct a misshapen part of his femur. The news follows Weinberg’s departure from Slipknot, which was revealed two weeks ago. Weinberg shared the update on his social media, posting a photo of himself on […]

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Metallica, Disturbed, and Slipknot nominated for best metal performance at 2024 Grammy Awards

Posted by on November 14, 2023

  Metallica, Disturbed, Ghost, Slipknot, and Spiritbox are nominated for Best Metal Performance at the 66th Grammy Awards. The ceremony is scheduled for February 4, 2024, at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, airing on CBS and Paramount+. The nomination spans music released from October 1, 2022, to September 15, 2023. The voting process, involving members and record […]

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Slipknot former drummer Jay Weinberg shares thoughts on sudden departure

Posted by on November 14, 2023

  After a decade-long run with Slipknot, drummer Jay Weinberg expressed his shock and disappointment at being let go from the band. The announcement, made on November 5 via social media, cited a creative decision for parting ways with Weinberg. The drummer played his final show on November 3 at the Hell & Heaven festival […]

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Motley Crue, Foo Fighters, Limp Bizkit & Slipknot to headline 13th annual Welcome To Rockville in Daytona Beach, Florida

Posted by on November 8, 2023

    Announced today (8th), the 13th annual Welcome To Rockville festival will host a powerful collective of artists, with 150 bands performing over 4 days. This coming May 9th-12th, 2024, Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida will once again host this monstrous festival produced by the masterminds at Danny Wimmer Presents. After setting […]

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Slipknot part ways with drummer Jay Weinberg

Posted by on November 5, 2023

    Update: Slipknot removed the social media post announcing parting ways with drummer Jay Weinberg. However, the news currently remains on the band’s website. We can only assume this means more information is on its way, but it remains to be seen at this time. Weinberg has yet to make a statement, but he recently […]

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Slipknot share “Hive Mind” video

Posted by on October 13, 2023

  Slipknot unveiled a video for their song “Hive Mind,” directed by the band’s own M. Shawn “Clown” Crahan. The track is taken from their latest offering, The End, So Far. After concluding a tour of major festival stages, Slipknot is gearing up to headline the 2024 Sick New World festival at the Las Vegas […]

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Sick New World Fest to return in 2024 with massive lineup: System of a Down, Slipknot, A Perfect Circle

Posted by on October 10, 2023

  After a highly successful inaugural year, Sick New World is gearing up for the 2024 edition on April 27 at the Las Vegas Festival Grounds. A massive lineup with over 65 artists across five stages will see returning headliner System Of A Down, along with major acts such as Slipknot, Bring Me The Horizon, […]

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Photos/Review: Slipknot/Stone Sour’s Corey Taylor ignites Montclair, NJ with unforgettable live show on 9/12/2023

Posted by on September 21, 2023

  The one-and-only Corey Taylor brought his sophomore album, CMFT2, at the Wellmont Theater in Montclair, New Jersey, on Tuesday, September 12th. The famed singer from Slipknot and Stone Sour delivered an unforgettable performance from start to finish.  Rap rockers Oxymorrons, hailing from Queens, New York, set the tone for the night. This four-piece band (Demi […]

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Metal By Numbers : Make them beg for charts – 9/20/2023

Posted by on September 20, 2023

    Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Metal By Numbers is back (again)! We’ve been busy following Metallica in select cities on the North American portion of their M72 World Tour, preparing for an upcoming feature at the end of the […]

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New & Noteworthy: Releases of Being – (5/5/2023 – 9/15/2023)

Posted by on September 16, 2023

    New & Noteworthy has returned! Metal Insider’s weekly column highlighting some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. For this week’s list, we’re not only bringing you the week’s must-know releases, we’re taking you back to the albums that hit shelves since May that are worth a spin. These […]

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