Stone Sour Shares Demo Version of “A Rumor of Skin” from Their “House of Gold and Bones Vol 1.” Album

Stone Sour has shared another demo song throwback from their Audio Secrecy album (Roadrunner). The band is currently on hiatus while Corey Taylor (Slipknot) works on a solo album and new book. Listen to “A Rumor of Skin”now!

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Stone Sour Shares Demo Version of “Anna” from “Audio Secrecy” Album

Stone Sour has shared another demo song throwback from their Audio Secrecy album (Roadrunner). The band is currently on hiatus while Corey Taylor (Slipknot) works on a solo album and new book. Listen to “Anna” now!

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Stone Sour Shares a Demo Version of “Mission Statement”

Stone Sour continues to their year-long practice of sharing unreleased demos of tracks while the band is on hiatus. Corey Taylor is releasing a solo album and a new book, and was supposed to tour with Slipknot, while Josh Rand is working on a solo album of his own. Listen to the demo version of ‘Mission Statement’ from the Audio Secrecy (Roadrunner) album now!  Continue reading

Stone Sour Shares Unreleased Demo of “Your God” from “Come What(ever) May”

Stone Sour has released a demo version of the song ‘Your God’. The original track appeared on the band’s sophomore album, Come What(ever) May, which came out in 2006 via Roadrunner Records. Josh Rand curated the post, as he has done all year sharing demos, while the band is, according to Rand, on indefinite hiatus. Corey Taylor’s other band Slipknot is in the middle of an album and tour cycle for their recent album We Are Not Your Kind, and he is also planning a solo album and book release for 2020. Continue reading

Stone Sour’s Josh Rand Shares The Demo Version of “Take A Number”

Josh Rand, co-founder and guitarist of Stone Sour, has shared another demo/outtake from the session that eventually would lead to the debut album from that band, released via Roadrunner Records in 2002. The album was crafted with Corey Taylor while on a break between Slipknot album and tour cycles. Check out the original version of ‘Take a Number right now! Continue reading

Stone Sour Shares a New Demo Version of “Blue Study” From Their Debut Album

Stone Sour’s Josh Rand has curated another unreleased demo from the first album from the band (2002), formed originally in the 1990s by Josh and Corey Taylor of Slipknot. In a post accompanying the YouTube release of the ‘Blue Study’ demo, Rand wrote: “‘Blue Study’ was one of four songs written in 1997 but not recorded until 2000 during a break in the Slipknot. schedule. Three of those four songs made it onto the self-titled album and ‘Come What(ever) May’.” Continue reading

Stone Sour Shares “Get Inside – Demo Sessions” Track

Stone Sour has kicked off 2020 with a new track, a demo version of their very first track on their debut album, ‘Get Inside’. In an upload to YouTube and corresponding post, guitarist Josh Rand described the first Stone Sour songs as “songs that he (Corey Taylor) had written outside of Slipknot, and songs that I had recorded at home on a 4 track. After we listened to all of the tracks, we decided that we needed to record these songs at SR Studios in Des Moines during his time off from touring.”. The band originally was formed in 1992 and lasted until Corey Taylor quit in 1997 to join Slipknot. The band reformed in 2000 and would go on to release the debut s/t album via Roadrunner Records in 2002, which included ‘Get Inside’ and the hit song ‘Bother’ from the original Sam Raimi-directed Spiderman soundtrack. Continue reading