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HOLY SH!T: Tech N9ne And Corey Taylor (Slipknot) Drop Mind-Blowing Track

So Tech N9ne isn’t holding anything back with guest spots on his upcoming LP, Special Effects. Songs have already surfaced featuring Eminem, B.O.B. and 2 Chainz — with the tracks featuring spots from T.I, Hopsin, Lil Wayne and many others slated to appear on the record, which drops next Tuesday.

But none compare to “Wither,” the track that premiered yesterday via Loudwire, with Tech alongside Slipknot’s Corey Taylor. The composition of the song comes across as a best-of-both-worlds, with Tech’s rhythmic, frantic rapping fused alongside the occult drum patterns synonymous with Slipknot.

Taylor is brash and emotional, while …

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Slipknot Unveil Summer Arena Tour With Lamb Of God

Following the release of their most recent studio album .5: The Gray Chapter this past October, Des Moines metal outfit Slipknot have just announced that they will be embarking on a late summer tour across the U.S., which they have dubbed ‘Summer’s Last Stand Tour.’ The month-and-a-half-long run will be taking place in various arenas and other bigger venues across the country.

The metal heavyweights will be supported by Lamb Of God, Bullet For My Valentine, and Motionless In White, making for a very interesting combination.

Pre-sale tickets are now available here. More details on this …

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Slipknot Announce Nine-Date U.S. Run With Hatebreed

This morning, the triumphant return of Slipknot has been extended in the United States with the announcement of a short run with hardcore legends Hatebreed. Jamey Jasta and the rest of the gang will be joining Slipknot for nine dates on the next leg of the ‘Prepare For Hell Tour’ from Florida back up to Michigan. You can get tickets right here.

On the international front, the band will continue to power through the UK, Europe, and Australia with King 810 along for the ride. After the US run, the band will be back overseas touring through Germany and …

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Supergroup Teenage Time Killer Prepare Debut LP With All-Star Guest Lineup

Teenage Time Killer, a supergroup formed by members of Corrosion of Conformity, have given more details regarding their debut album which has been in the works for over a year now. This announcement comes after the group told Rolling Stone that they have signed a deal with Rise Records to release the album.

With no release date yet confirmed, Reed Mullin, a key member of the group, has told Indy Week that the release is slated for January. The music was recorded at Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl’s Studio 606 with Grohl contributing vocals to the release as …

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Fort Rock Festival 2015 Tickets On Sale Today

The biggest rock and roll festival in Southern Florida will be back April 25, 2015 in Ft. Myers.

Since the announcement of Fort Rock Festival 2015′s lineup consisting of heavy rock outfits like Slipknot, Godsmack, and Breaking Benjamin, fans have been patiently waiting to grab their tickets, and now they have the chance.

General admission and VIP tickets are officially on sale as of today. Head over to the website now and get your tickets to this festival while you still can.…

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Rock On The Range 2015 Lineup Announced

One of the most anticipated rock and roll music festivals will be back in full swing from May 15 to 17, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio.

Rock On The Range 2015 has finally announced their lineup of hard rock heavyweights for the upcoming festival. The weekend will be rocked by headliners Slipknot, Judas Priest, and Linkin Park, with undercard support from many exciting bands to follow. Heavy outfits like Rise Against, Breaking Benjamin, Papa Roach, Of Mice & Men, and Motionless in White are also included on the biggest and best lineup that Rock On The Range has had to date. …

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LIVE REVIEW: Prepare For Hell Tour @ The Sprint Center in Kansas City, MO (11/26/14)

Industrial metal was alive and well on the night before Thanksgiving in Kansas City, MO. Thousands gathered to embrace in the artful lack of contempt and refusal of conformity that is a Slipknot and KoRn show.

Thriving on a mixture of nostalgia and recent tracks — both bands light the arena on fire with their volatile and explosive brands of hard-hitting metal music. Both bands having evolved greatly in their tenure, there is no other way to describe such a setting: the Prepare for Hell Tour is a high-octane, no-bullshit metal show and fans of both acts wouldn’t want it …

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UTG PHOTOS: Knotfest 2014 in San Bernardino, CA

Under The Gun sent photographer Erica Lauren to the San Manuel Amphitheater on October 25th and 26th.

Knotfest 2014 took over San Bernardino, California this past weekend. Metal fans showed up in huge numbers for a weekend of camping and live music. The festival entertained fans with carnival attractions that are reminiscent of the latest season of American Horror Story: Freak Show. There were performers fighting in the ‘Thunderdome,’ fire-breathers and costumed half human/half animals roaming around the venue. The Slipknot museum attracted lines of fans throughout the day, as it enclosed artifacts and memorabilia from members of …

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Slipknot Stream ’5: The Gray Chapter’ In Full

This coming Tuesday Slipknot will officially release their fifth studio album, 5: The Gray Chapter. This is their first album without Joey Jordison and Paul Gray. Gray unexpectedly passed away back in 2010, which is at least part of the reason why his name is referenced in the album title.

Over the last couple weeks the band has slowly been releasing singles through their website. Now that we are only a few days from the album release, they finally put the entire album up to be streamed. You can check it out for yourself right here.

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Stream “Killpop” And “Skeptic” From Slipknot’s Upcoming Album

Slipknot‘s highly anticipated studio album, 5: The Gray Chapter, will be hitting stores in less than a week. In short succession the band has premiered two brand new tracks from it. The first, which was released a number of hours ago, is titled “Killpop.” That is available to listen to thanks to Spotify. You can find the stream below the jump.

The second single was revealed less than 30 minutes ago. That song is “Skeptic,” and it’s currently streaming through the band’s website.

If you like what you hear, 5: The Gray Chapter can be pre-ordered digitally …

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Slipknot Release New Song “Sarcastrophe”

Slipknot has released another new song from their upcoming album. Entitled “Sarcastrophe,” this one is the best example of classic Slipknot that we’ve heard from the record so far.

After a slow start, the song moves into a fantastic, heavy jam that sounds like a definite progression from 2008′s All Hope Is Gone. No frills here – if you like Slipknot, this is what you signed up for. Corey Taylor has sounded excellent on all of the new songs so far, but he really shines here as the fearless leader of the band.

Check out “Sarcastrophe” here, and …

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Slipknot Stream “XIX”

“This song is not for the living. This song is for the dead.”

“XIX,” otherwise known as the opening track off Slipknot‘s highly-anticipated new album, has appeared online ahead of the record’s late October release. The track begins with a soft spoken Corey Taylor uttering the phrase above before transitioning into an acoustic-driven track that finds Taylor belting about how disconnected he feels from everything around him. He’s broken, alone, and contrary to what you might hear he is not doing well. He wants you to join him, and in many ways “XIX” serves as his call to arms. …