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SLIPKNOT: Video Wrap-Up Of This Year's KNOTFEST

A three-minute video wrap-up of this year's edition of SLIPKNOT's Knotfest festival, which was held on October 25-26 in Devore, California, can be seen below. The Vixlet-sponsored GTV Knotfest simulcast included SLIPKNOT's two full performances, as well as select songs from most of the bands performing at the festival. Saturday and Sunday were each highlighted ...

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ATREYU's New Music Is 'Nothing Short Of Incredible'

Reactivated Southern California metallers ATREYU will release their first material in five years through the Search And Destroy imprint as part of the newly announced joint venture between Raw Power Management and Spinefarm. "We're truly excited for this union," said ATREYU drummer Brandon Saller. "Signing with Spinefarm/Search And Destroy will truly allow us to create ...

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ATREYU To Release New Music Via SEARCH AND DESTROY

Reactivated Southern California metallers ATREYU will release their first material in five years through Raw Power Management's record label imprint Search And Destroy. Search And Destroy, which has launched bands such as MALLORY KNOX, DON BROCO, AXEWOUND, CROSSFAITH and WHILE SHE SLEEPS, among others, has joined forces with the recently reinvigorated Spinefarm Records to sign ...

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SLIPKNOT's '.5: The Gray Chapter' Tops U.S. Chart

SLIPKNOT's long-awaited fifth studio album, ".5: The Gray Chapter", sold around 132,000 copies in the United States in its first week of release to land at position No. 1 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD arrived in stores on October 21 via Roadrunner. This is the second No. 1 album for SLIPKNOT, whose fourth ...

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New ATREYU Songs Are 'A Punch In The Face For Heavy Music'

Australia's Music Feeds recently conducted an interview with ATREYU drummer/vocalist Brandon Saller. You can now listen to the chat in the YouTube clip below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On how ATREYU decided to get back together and start working on new music again: "I think it was probably six to eight ...

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SLIPKNOT's CLOWN: Why Camel S**t Is Right Smell For KNOTFEST

SLIPKNOT percussionist Shawn "Clown" Crahan says that his band's decision to use "camel shit" as the official smell of the group's upcoming Knotfest is rooted in their belief that SLIPKNOT is "not a band anymore," it is "a culture," and every "culture has to have a smell." In a press release announcing the Knotfest attractions ...

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Reactivated ATREYU Is 'Stoked' About Response To New Song 'So Others May Live'

Caliber TV conducted an interview with guitarist Travis Miguel of reactivated Southern California metallers ATREYU on September 14 at the Aftershock festival in Sacramento, California. You can now watch the chat below. A couple of excerpts follow (transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET). On the band's decision to resurrect ATREYU: Travis: "We never officialy broke up. ...

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ATREYU Has Surprise Planned For Fans This Friday

ATREYU entered a brief period of dormancy in 2011, after having steadily risen to the top of the metalcore heap during the American metal Renaissance of the '00s. The inactivity is over. The beast has risen. The dust has been shaken off. ATREYU is back and it is poised for big things through the rest ...

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SLIPKNOT To Release '.5: The Gray Chapter' In October

SLIPKNOT's fifth album, ".5: The Gray Chapter", will be made available on October 21 via Roadrunner. The CD will include 14 songs, plus two bonus tracks for the deluxe edition. ".5: The Gray Chapter" track listing: 01. XIX 02. Sarcastrophe 03. Aov 04. The Devil In I 05. Killpop 06. Skeptic 07. Lech 08. Goodbye ...

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SLIPKNOT Seeks 'Human Maggots' For 'The Devil In I' Video Shoot

**UPDATE**: Submissions/responses are no longer being accepted. SLIPKNOT is looking for extras to appear as "human maggots" in the band's video for "The Devil In I", the official first single from SLIPKNOT's forthcoming fifth album. The shoot will take place on August 22 or August 23 in the Los Angeles area. All applicants must be ...

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FEAR FACTORY, NAPALM DEATH, SATYRICON, AMEN, OTEP, PRONG Added To SLIPKNOT's KNOTFEST

SLIPKNOT's very own Knotfest — the most cutting-edge heavy music festival in America — has revealed additional bands for the October 24-26 destination festival held at San Manuel Amphitheater & Campgrounds in San Bernardino, California. Already featuring some of the biggest names in metal — SLIPKNOT, DANZIG, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH, VOLBEAT, OF MICE & ...

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