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Late Slipknot Bassist Paul Gray's Equipment Going Up For Auction

The musician died after an accidental morphine overdose in May, 2010 at the age of 38, three months before his wife Brenna gave birth to their daughter October. In April...

Joey Jordison's Vimic Postpone European Tour

The former Slipknot drummer and his group had been scheduled to head across the Atlantic in March (17), but they have since had to push back the trip until the winter "due to...

Corey Taylor Has Written A Song For Robbie Williams

Corey Taylor has written a song for Robbie Williams.The 43-year-old Slipknot frontman thinks the 'I Love My Life' hitmaker is ''f***ing amazing'', and has revealed he has penned a track for his unlikely idol, although...

Corey Taylor Sorry For Lashing Out At Music Mogul Rick Rubin

The outspoken rocker slammed Rubin during a question-and-answer segment of his An Evening With Corey Taylor show in 2011, telling fans he would never work with the Def Jam co-founder again. Rubin...

Slipknot's Corey Taylor Ejects Another Fan From One Of The Band's Concerts

In a video obtained by website Blabbermouth, Taylor launched a foulmouthed tirade as he directed security to a section in the audience during the rock band's August 13 show at the Concord Pavilion in Concord,...

Corey Taylor Faced Paralysis

Corey Taylor could have been left paralysed after breaking his neck.The Slipknot frontman - who recently cancelled a string of tour dates because of his injury - admitted he was a ''f***ing idiot'' for ignoring...

Corey Taylor's Spine Injury Could Have Led To Paralysis

The masked rockers were forced to postpone the first two weeks of a planned North American tour with Marilyn Manson in June (16), after the singer learned he had been walking around with...

Slipknot Aim To Fight Anti-lgbt Law At North Carolina Show

The heavy metal rockers have decided to continue their show in Charlotte on Tuesday (02Aug16) even though they are against the "bathroom bill" or "HB2", a law which forces transgender people to use...

Slipknot To Go Ahead With North Carolina Show

Slipknot have decided to go ahead with their North Carolina show, despite their disgust over the US state's ''bathroom bill''.Although they admitted to reservations about playing in North Carolina, the band ultimately decided to partner...

Slipknot Concert Cancelled Due To Power Cut

The heavy metal rockers were due to perform at the open-air First Niagara Pavilion in Pittsburgh after their opening act Marilyn Manson, but his set was blighted with technical problems due to heavy...

Marilyn Manson Takes A Tumble At Virginia Gig

The Rock is Dead singer fell from the stage during a concert in Bristow, while performing The Beautiful People. Footage of the embarrassing moment, posted online, shows Manson rolling around at the...

Slipknot's Corey Taylor Hopes Music Can Heal All Lives Matter Anger

The rocker, posted an emotional video message on his Facebook page addressing the controversy over the phrase, which campaigners claim aims to belittle the Black Lives Matter movement. Black Lives Matter was...

Corey Taylor Defiant Over Phone Attack

The masked rocker became annoyed when he spotted a man in the front row of a show in New Jersey on Saturday night (09Jul16) texting mid-song as the band performed, and video footage...

Injured Corey Taylor Falls Off Stage At Slipknot Gig

The 42-year-old rocker was performing with his band at Aaron's Amphitheatre at Lakewood in Atlanta, Georgia on Wednesday (29Jun16), but due to recovering from the operation he was wearing a neck brace and...

Corey Taylor Wears Neck Brace Upon Stage Return

The heavy metal band were forced to postpone dates on their North American tour by almost three weeks as singer Corey underwent "unplanned spinal surgery" and he later explained to fans on Twitter...

Slipknot Star Told Not To Jump Around On Tour After Spinal Surgery

The masked rockers were forced to postpone the first two weeks of a planned North American tour with Marilyn Manson to allow the singer to fully recover from an "unplanned" operation, but now...

Joey Jordison Upset About The Way He Was Dismissed From Slipknot

The drummer's departure in December, 2013 was shrouded in secrecy with his bandmates citing "personal reasons" for his exit. Jordison recently revealed all about his health crisis, a rare form of multiple...

Joey Jordison Battled Neurological Condition During Slipknot Split

The 41-year-old opened up about his health battle while accepting the Golden God trophy at the Golden Gods Awards event in London, England on Monday night (13Jun16), revealing his "horrible" neurological condition is...

Slipknot Reschedule June Tour Dates As Corey Taylor Recovers From Back Surgery

The band was scheduled to kick off its Of Mice & Men tour with Marilyn Manson on Thursday night (09Jun16), but Taylor's health comes first. The tour will now begin in Nashville,...

Ozzy Osbourne Calls Estranged Wife Sharon His 'Everything' At Rock Festival Launch

Ozzy's Ozzfest is joining forces with Slipknot's Knotfest for a "mind-blowing double-header weekend" in California in September (16), and the Black Sabbath star unveiled the details and line-up at a press conference in...

Ozzy Ozzfest Unveils New Heavy Rock Festival Amid Marriage Chaos

Ozzy's Ozzfest is joining forces with Slipknot's Knotfest for a "mind-blowing double-header weekend" in California in September (16). The Black Sabbath star will be celebrating his 20th Ozzfest anniversary at the event,...

Corey Taylor Quits Smoking

The Slipknot frontman, 42, picked up the bad habit during his youth and has attempted to quit in the past, even listing it twice among his top four New Year's resolutions for 2013....

Slipknot Star Paul Gray's Daughter Allowed To Sue Over Death

The rocker died in May, 2010, aged 38, following an accidental drug overdose in an Iowa hotel. His wife, Brenna Gray, was pregnant at the time of his passing and she gave...

Slipknot Star Talks Racism In Metal World After Phil Anselmo's Outburst

Down singer Anselmo caused a stir last month (Jan16), when he gave the hand motion during a concert, and shouted "white power" from the stage, prompting fans and peers to gang up on...

Slipknot Star Injures Foot

The stunt-loving star, who famously broke his heels after falling awkwardly following a stage jump at a concert in 2008, has taken to Facebook to update fans on his health. He writes,...

Slipknot Announce February 2016 UK Tour Dates

Slipknot are coming to the UK next year for a four date arena tour in February. The US metal band headlined this year’s Download Festival in August, marking their third time topping the bill. The...

Corey Taylor To Feature In Doctor Who

The heavy metal rocker, who is a big fan of Doctor Who, was approached by producers when Slipknot had a tour stop in Cardiff, Wales, where the show is filmed, in January (15)...

Slipknot's Corey Taylor To Voice Alien Warlord In 'Doctor Who'

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor will be giving ‘Doctor Who’ viewers a fright soon, as he provides the scream for villain, the Fisher King. The metal singer is said to be a huge fan of the...

Slipknot Press On With Tour Minus Bassist

The rocker fell ill during a show in Connecticut on 2 August (15) and was admitted to a local hospital suffering from dehydration. He had been expected to rejoin the band for...

Slipknot Bassist Released From Hospital

The band briefly paused its set as Venturella was treated backstage and then taken to a nearby hospital, but frontman Corey Taylor and his bandmates opted to complete the concert. Now it...

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