Tag: Joey Jordison

JOEY JORDISON: 'I Did Not Quit SLIPKNOT'

Former SLIPKNOT drummer Joey Jordison has released the following statement: “To my fans, friends, and associates…I would like to start the New Year by addressing the recent rumors and speculation regarding my departure from SLIPKNOT. “I want to make it very clear that I DID NOT QUIT SLIPKNOT. This band has been my life for the last 18 years, and …

SLIPKNOT Parts Ways With Drummer JOEY JORDISON

  SLIPKNOT has released the following statement: “To our Maggots and fans around the world, “It is with great pain but quiet respect that, for personal reasons, Joey Jordison and SLIPKNOT are parting ways. We all wish Joey the best in whatever his future holds. “We understand that many of you will want to know how and why this has come to …

Next SLIPKNOT Album Will Be Cross Between 'Iowa' And 'Vol. 3', Says COREY TAYLOR

SLIPKNOT singer Corey Taylor has told ARTISTdirect in a new interview that things may finally be moving forward for the band in terms of making its first new album since 2008’s “All Hope Is Gone”. Taylor explained: “SLIPKNOT is looming on the horizon. That’s what’s next in my mind anyway. I’m writing some demos. [Shawn ‘Clown’ Crahan, percussion] is putting some things together. Joey [Jordison, drums] …

JOEY JORDISON On Next SLIPKNOT Album: 'We've All Got A S**tload Of Riffs'

ARTISTdirect.com editor-in-chief Rick Florino recently conducted an interview with SLIPKNOT and SCAR THE MARTYR drummer Joey Jordison. A couple of excerpts from the chat follow below. ARTISTdirect.com: The album becomes an epic journey from start to finish. You’ve got to listen to it from beginning to end because there’s so much going on, and it’s …

SEPULTURA To Tour North America With UNEARTH, KATAKLYSM

Brazilian/American metallers SEPULTURA will embark on a North American headlining tour this fall. Joining SEPULTURA on the “Tsunami Of Metal” trek will be Boston’s UNEARTH, Canada’s KATAKLYSM, Joey Jordison’s SCAR THE MARTYR (select dates), British Columbia’s ANCIIENTS (select dates), and openers DARK SERMON from Florida. SEPULTURA will be touring in support of its new album, …