Slipknot

13 Terrifying Tracks for Friday the 13th

It's the scariest date of the year. Friday the 13th has arrived, offering an early preview of Halloween and getting us into the spooky spirit. It has got us thinking about all of the amazingly horrific music that so perfectly puts us in a happy haunted place. The terrifying tunes that provide the...
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Slipknot Drummer Meets 14 Year Old Viral Star: 'Best Day Ever'

The power of the internet and social media is just as powerful as Maren Alford ’s drum fills. The 14-year-old met Slipknot drummer Jay Weinberg less than a month after she uploaded her killer cover of “Unsainted.” Weinberg saw her performance and invited Alford to meet him before his band’s show in...
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Watch a 14-Year-Old Girl Tear Through a Slipknot Drum Cover

She begins with a slow, casual stick twirl, before turning up the aggression on the tom-heavy intro to Slipknot ’s fierce new track “Unsainted.” 14-year-old Maren Alford proceeds to nail Jay Weinberg ’s part, including the lightning-fast fills, in a drum cover posted to her YouTube channel. The...
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Slipknot Grows, Remains Brutal on 'We Are Not Your Kind'

Slipknot promised maturity in the lead up to We Are Not Your Kind , the band’s 6th album and first in 5 years. More than mature, the Iowa outfit expands and refines their already trademark sound of punishing riffs and urgent vocals, by allowing themselves to wander into new sonic landscapes while...
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Slipknot Shares New Single 'Birth of the Cruel'

Slipknot has shared a new single just days away from the release of their highly-anticipated sixth studio album. The video for “Birth of the Cruel” also features Corey Taylor and company in their white summer jumpsuit look and a closer look at their new masks. The track is the third single from We...
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Slipknot, Guns N' Roses Face Filters Now Available on Facebook

Slipknot and Guns N’ Roses fans can now show their true colors on Facebook. The social network has unveiled new face filters that represent each band. The filters for Slipknot are exactly what you’d expected and they’re amazing. You can cover your face with the masks of all nine members along with...
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Slipknot Stop Show to Protect Fans: ‘Nobody’s Getting —ing Hurt on My Watch’

Slipknot are known for putting on an incredible performance. With promises their upcoming album will be even more “dark and vicious” than anything they’ve put out before, the crowd is matching that energy and providing intense mosh pits. Leading up to the August 9 release of WE ARE NOT YOUR KIND ,...
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8-Year-Old Girl Crushes Cover of Slipknot's 'The Devil In I'

Step inside, this cover of Slipknot ’s “The Devil In I” is the best thing you’ll see all week. Slipknot is fresh off the release of the brutally gory “Solway Firth.” With just weeks until their first album release in five years, the Iowa rockers are ready to come back in a big way. Over their years...
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Corey Taylor of Slipknot Releasing Book

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor has a new book on the way, America 51: A Probe Into The Realities That Are Hiding Inside The Greatest Country In The World . The book, due out July 11 through Da Capo Press, is “basically about how wonderfully f*cked and irresponsibly abnormal my country is,” according to...
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