Corey Taylor – who is best known for being the frontman of Slipknot and Stone Sour – is branching out into solo projects with the upcoming release of his debut solo album ‘CMFT’, and has said he’s eager to make music that “pretentious pricks can’t understand”.
America heavy metal act Slipknot sees their sixth studio album “We Are Not Your Kind” become their third consecutive No.1 album in Australia, and it’s the bands first new material in just under five years.
Major new titles coming this week from: Elvis Presley (Live), Half Alive, P.P. Arnold, Rick Ross, Slipknot, Safia, Marc Cohn, Shadow, Trippe Redd, Tori Kelly, Seeker Lover Keeper, Gina Jeffreys, Ufo361 and the soundtracks for Angry Birds 2, Blinded by the Light and the TV series ‘Chernobyl’.
VIMIC, the acclaimed heavy rock band founded by Grammy Award-winning Slipknot co-founder and heavy music luminary Joey Jordison, has signed a global deal with Universal Music Enterprises (UMe) and T-Boy Records, UMe’s label partnership with veteran rock manager Andy Gould.
The first new studio album in over six years for Slipknot becomes the bands second No.1 album here in Australia, as “5: The Gray Chapter” comes straight in at the top of the ARIA Albums Chart this week.
Papa Roach, Rise To Remain, Gogol Bordello, Lit, Escape The Fate and Blitz Kids are amongst the 49 new acts added to the Download 2013 line up, in what is set to be THE biggest weekend in the rock calendar.