Corey Taylor: Slipknot Is Not Falling Apart, Bring On 2014

Posted: December 30, 2013 in Heavy Metal, Music
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Slipknot singer Corey Taylor has spoken out against internet rumours that the departure of their former drummer Joey Jordison, means the end for the band.

Corey writes “For those who think the Knot are falling apart, you are greatly and sadly mistaken, Bring on 2014. Great things are coming. Stay tuned…” via his official twitter account.

If you weren’t already aware on the 12th of December Slipknot announced Joey Jordison, and themselves were going separate ways. Joey was one of the band’s founding members and key songwriters.

Slipknot’s Statement

The band closed down their main website for the day and posted the following statement on the front page about the Joey Leaving the band “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 be, and we will do our best to respond to these questions in the near future. It is our love for all of you, as well as for the music we create, that spurs us to continue on and move forward with our plans for releasing new material in the next year. We hope that all of you will come to understand this, and we appreciate your continued support while we plan the next phase of the future of Slipknot.”

Joey left the band to concentrate on his new band Scar The Martyr.

According to a recent interview with Corey Taylor the band is due to begin work on their 5th studio album in 2014. It will be the first release since the death of the bands former bassist Paul Gray, who died in 2010, from a drug overdose.

Corey Taylor’s tweet

Corey Taylor Tweet

Corey Taylor Tweets That Slipknot are Alive and Well “Bring On 2014″

What are you opinions about the future of Slipknot?

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