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Slipknot

Slipknot is an American alternative/nu metal band from Des Moines, Iowa. Formed in 1995, the group was founded by percussionist Shawn Crahan and bassist Paul Gray. After several lineup changes in their early days, the band consisted of nine members for the greater part of their tenure: Sid Wilson, Paul Gray, Joey Jordison, Chris Fehn, Jim Root, Craig Jones, Shawn Crahan, Mick Thomson, and Corey Taylor. However, the death of Paul Gray on May 24, 2010, left the band with only eight remaining members. Former guitarist Donnie Steele will be the band’s touring bassist in 2011.

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Slipknot is an American alternative/nu metal band from Des Moines, Iowa. Formed in 1995, the group was founded by percussionist Shawn Crahan and bassist Paul Gray. After several lineup changes in their early days, the band consisted of nine members for the greater part of their tenure: Sid Wilson, Paul Gray, Joey Jordison, Chris Fehn, Jim Root, Craig Jones, Shawn Crahan, Mick Thomson, and Corey Taylor. However, the death of Paul Gray on May 24, 2010, left the band with only eight remaining members. Former guitarist Donnie Steele will be the band’s touring bassist in 2011.

Slipknot is well known by their attention-grabbing image, aggressive music style and chaotic live shows. The band had somewhat of a meteoric rise to success following the release of their self-titled debut album, Slipknot, in 1999. The 2001 follow-up album Iowa further increased the band’s popularity. After breaking for their first hiatus, Slipknot returned in 2004 with Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses) and once again in 2008 with their fourth album All Hope Is Gone, which debuted at the top spot on the Billboard 200. The band has also released one live album, 9.0 Live, and four DVDs. Slipknot hosted their first annual music festival, called Knotfest, which was held on August 17, 2012, at Mid-America Motorplex near Pacific Junction, Iowa and August 18, 2012, in Somerset, Wisconsin. The long awaited fifth studio album is in the works and is expected to be released in 2014. Taylor has described the forthcoming album as “very dark” and a cross between Iowa and Vol. « hide

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LPs
.5: The Gray Chapter
2014

3.2
402 Votes
All Hope Is Gone
2008

3
2,279 Votes
Vol. 3: (The Subliminal Verses)
2004

3.5
2,780 Votes
Iowa
2001

3.4
2,467 Votes
Slipknot
1999

3.6
2,672 Votes
Live Albums
9.0: Live
2005

3.5
482 Votes
Disasterpieces [DVD]
2002

4
336 Votes
Compilations
Antennas to Hell
07/24/2012

3.5
59 Votes
(sic)nesses [DVD]
2010

4
51 Votes
Slipknot: 10th Anniversary Edition
2009

4.3
8 Votes
Voliminal: Inside The Nine [DVD]
2006

3.3
97 Votes
Vol.3: (The Subliminal Verses) [Reissue]
2005

3.8
369 Votes
Welcome to Our Neighborhood [DVD]
2003

3.4
36 Votes
Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.
1996

2.9
647 Votes

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