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Slipknot Star Mick Thomson Charged After Fight With Brother

The guitarist and his brother Andrew Thomson both suffered stab wounds in the fight, and were hospitalised at a medical facility in Iowa. They were released after receiving treatment. Following a police...

21st March 2015

Slipknot Star Mick Thomson Released From Hospital

The 41-year-old guitarist and his sibling Andrew were both admitted to a medical facility in Iowa on Wednesday (11Mar15), with reports suggesting the rocker was stabbed in the back of the head....

12th March 2015

Slipknot Guitarist Stabbed In Head During Fight With Brother

Slipknot guitarist Mick Thomson has sustained a stab wound to the back of his head after a fight with his brother. Both men were drunk and suffered non-life threatening wounds, according to Billboard.Mick Thomson was...

By Michael West | 12th March 2015

Slipknot Star Hospitalised With Stab Wound

The guitarist and his sibling Andrew were both taken to a hospital in Iowa on Wednesday (11Mar15) with serious wounds. Reports suggest Mick, 41, was stabbed in the back of his head,...

11th March 2015

Dave Grohl's Supergroup Lands Record Deal

A supergroup featuring Dave Grohl and Slipknot's Corey Taylor has landed a major new record deal.Teenage Time Killer, formed by Corrosion Of Conformity star Reed Mullin, will release a debut album in 2015 via Rise...

23rd December 2014

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Rockers Slipknot have released a Christmas jumper. Their festive 2014 'holiday sweater' is available online for $60 (£37.50).

14th December 2014

Slipknot Album Tops Revolver Magazine Poll

Slipknot's new release 5: The Gray Chapter has topped Revolver magazine's 2014 albums list.The disc has beaten out At the Gates' At War With Reality and Restoring Force by Of Mice & Men, and Slipknot...

10th December 2014

Corey Taylor Gives Phone Users A Wet Lesson At Gigs

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor pours water onto fans if he catches them using a cell phone at his gigs.The rocker hates it when concert-goers spend the entire show on their smartphone, and he has even...

20th November 2014

Corey Taylor Not A Fan Of The Grammys

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor has lashed out at Grammy Awards bosses, insisting music's big night has become "meaningless".The often masked rocker, who has been nominated 10 times as part of Slipknot and Stone Sour, claims...

19th November 2014

Muse To Headline Download

Muse will headline Download Festival 2015.The 'Plug in Baby' hitmakers will make their debut appearance at the rock event on the second night, Saturday 13 June, and are looking forward to taking to the stage...

18th November 2014

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Muse and Slipknot have signed up to headline the 2015 Download Festival in the U.K. Veterans rockers Kiss are rumoured to be the yet-to-be-announced third headliner.

18th November 2014

Slipknot To Headline Download

Slipknot are to headline Download Festival 2015.The 'Wait and Bleed' hitmakers are thrilled to be returning to Donnington Park for the third time on the opening night of the rock festival, which runs between June...

17th November 2014

Slipknot Scare Up Halloween Album Chart Number One

Masked rockers Slipknot have become the perfect scary act to top the Halloween U.S. album chart.The group's 5: The Gray Chapter has debuted atop the Billboard 200, ending country music's three-week stranglehold on the number...

29th October 2014

Slipknot Star Jim Root: 'We Could Not Have Saved Paul Gray'

Slipknot star Jim Root has refuted allegations made by Paul Gray's widow that the rockers did not try hard enough to save their bandmate's life.The bassist was found dead in his Iowa motel room in...

23rd October 2014

Slipknot Star Took New Drummer To Paul Gray's Grave

Slipknot's mystery new drummer had to pay his respects to late bassist Paul Gray before he was welcomed into the masked rock act.Percussionist Shawn Crahan tells Rolling Stone magazine he took his new bandmate, rumoured...

18th October 2014

Slash: 'Corey Taylor Came Closest To Landing Velvet Revolver Gig'

Rocker Slash has revealed Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor almost landed the job of frontman for the former Guns N' Roses star's supergroup Velvet Revolver, but he didn't quite hit the right notes.Taylor...

17th October 2014

Slipknot's Festival Plans Scrapped

Slipknot are reworking their bizarre plans to flood their music festival with the smell of camel dung after fire officials ruled the process illegal.Last month (Sep14), the heavy metal rockers announced plans to create an...

15th October 2014

Slipknot Announce UK Tour

Slipknot have announced a UK arena tour for next year.The 'Wait and Bleed' hitmakers will be joined by their friends and fellow rockers Korn on the 10 'Prepare For Hell' gigs and are delighted to...

13th October 2014

Laura Jane Grace Warns Slipknot About Rumoured New Drummer

Against Me! star Laura Jane Grace appears to have unmasked Slipknot's latest recruit by attacking him on Twitter.com.The heavy rockers have refused to identify Joey Jordison's replacement in the band, but it has been widely...

19th September 2014

Slipknot Leader Opens Up About Joey Jordison's Departure

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor has broken his silence about the firing of drummer Joey Jordison, revealing the decision to let him go was one of the toughest he and his bandmates have ever had to...

19th September 2014

E Street Band Star's Son Is New Slipknot Drummer - Report

The son of revered E Street Band drummer Max Weinberg has reportedly signed up to replace Joey Jordison in masked heavy rock act Slipknot.The band revealed its new masks earlier this week (beg08Sep14), but singer...

13th September 2014

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Heavy rock acts Korn and Slipknot are teaming up for the upcoming Prepare For Hell tour, which will include a Halloween date (31Oct14) in Dallas, Texas.

4th September 2014

Fascinating Fact: 4342977

Rockers Slipknot have named their fifth studio album in memory of their bassist Paul Gray, who died in 2010 from an accidental drugs overdose. The new record, 5: The Gray Chapter, will be released in...

26th August 2014

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Rockers Slipknot, Slash, Soundgarden and Faith No More are set to headline Australia's Soundwave Festival. The two-day music event will take place in different cities over two consecutive weekends beginning on 21 February (15). Fall...

21st August 2014

New Slipknot Drummer's Identity Kept Secret

Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor insists the identity of the band's new drummer will remain a secret until fans get used to the group's musical development.The rockers unveiled the video for The Negative One earlier this...

7th August 2014

Slipknot Star Paul Gray's Wife Loses Trial Bid Against Doctor

A lawsuit filed by late Slipknot star Paul Gray's wife against his doctor has been dismissed, because she waited too long to take action.Polk County District Judge Dennis Stovall has ruled Brenna Gray should have...

1st August 2014

Slipknot Star Planning Masked Rock Festival Tour

Rockers Slipknot are planning an all-masked tour with Mudvayne, Mushroomhead and Gwar.Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor admits the trek has been on his mind for some time, and he regrets it won't include Gwar's David Brockie,...

20th June 2014

Paul Gray's Lawyer Acquitted On Involuntary Manslaughter Charges

A doctor who prescribed late Slipknot bassist Paul Gray with anti-anxiety drug Xanax has been cleared of seven counts of involuntary manslaughter, including one in relation to the rocker's 2010 death.Medic Daniel Baldi, from Des...

3rd May 2014

Paul Gray's Widow Attacks Husband's Doctor And Slipknot Bandmates In Court

Tragic Slipknot star Paul Gray's widow attacked the late rocker's doctor in court on Tuesday (22Apr14), insisting he was wrong to prescribe her addict husband anti-anxiety drug Xanax.Des Moines, Iowa medic Daniel Baldi is currently...

23rd April 2014

More Trouble For Joey Jordison As Side Project Loses Singer

Former Slipknot star Joey Jordison is facing fresh troubles after parting ways with the lead singer of his side project band.The drummer has been concentrating on his group Scar The Martyr since he was dismissed...

15th April 2014

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