Slipknot (Band)

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Slipknot is an American heavy metal band from Des Moines, Iowa. The band was founded in September 1995 by percussionist Shawn Crahan and bassist Paul Gray. After several lineup changes in its early years, the band settled on nine members for more than a decade: Corey Taylor, Mick Thomson, Jim Root, Paul Gray, Craig Jones, Sid Wilson, Shawn Crahan, Chris Fehn and Joey Jordison. Gray died on May 24, 2010, and was replaced from 2011–14 by former guitarist Donnie Steele. Jordison left the band on December 12, 2013. Steele left during the recording sessions for .5: The Gray Chapter because he wanted to focus on his marriage. The band is now touring with replacement musicians Alessandro Venturella on bass and Jay Weinberg on drums. After the departure of Jordison, as of December 2015 the only founding member in the current lineup is percussionist Shawn Crahan; the other remaining members of Slipknot have been members since the release of the band's 1999 eponymous debut. Wikipedia


From this profile you will find 287 photos, 12 photo albums, 2 trivia items, 21 magazines, 60 lists, 123 albums, 409 songs, 1 award, 44 film credits, 163 news stories, and key facts about Slipknot!

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Slipknot is a member of the following lists: Grammy Award winners, Roadrunner Records artists, Musical groups established in 1995, 1990s music groups, 2000s music groups, American alternative metal musical groups, Nu metal musical groups, American nu metal musical groups, Iowa heavy metal musical groups and Musical nonets.

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44 Credits »
2015 Rock on the Range -
2015 Slipknot: XIX -
2015 Download Festival -
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! -
2016 The Garbage Can Man Show -
2015 Slipknot: XIX -
2015 Slipknot: XIX -
2014 The Devil in I -
2011 Metal Evolution -
2010 Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock -
2009 The Needle Drop -


409 Songs »
1 Wait and Bleed 1999
2 Before I Forget 2004
3 Duality 2004
4 Psychosocial 2008
5 People = Shit 2001
6 Vermilion 2004
7 Left Behind 2001
8 My Plague 2001
9 Snuff 2008
10 Pulse of The Maggots 2004
* Approximate (assumes song was released same year as the album it was first released on)


1 Award »
Nominated for 1 Award

In The News

163 Stories »


60 Lists »
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