Slipknot Teases 2021 Knotfest Events in South America

Slipknot is teasing 2021 South American versions of its popular Knotfest series and all their events such as canceled all of its previously announced summer 2020 tour dates, including the Knotfest Roadshow, Knotfest UK, and Knotfest At Sea, that was postponed in 2020 due to the pandemic. You can watch the teaser below, and the band advises following their branded Instagram handles at @KnotfestChile @KnotfestCo, and @KnotfestBrasil for further updates. Knotfest started a sole event in Iowa, expanded and grew to other locales such Ozzfest Meets Knotfest in California, Japan, Mexico and Colombia, as well as 2019’s debut collaboration with French destination festival Hellfest for Knotfest Meets Hellfest. The band even turned their website for all things Knotfest into a multimedia and metal culture hub for livestreams, interviews, and custom merch in 2020 at https://www.knotfest.comContinue reading

Slipknot Postpones All of Their Tour Dates Until 2021

In a new interview with Eddie Trunk on SiriusXM’s “Trunk Nation’, Corey Taylor of Slipknot has revealed that the band has moved all of their 2020 tour dates to 2021, due to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. As transcribed by “This whole year was booked, and some stuff that hadn’t necessarily been announced…,” he said during an appearance on yesterday’s (Wednesday, June 3) episode of “We had two shed tours [booked] — we hadn’t even announced the second leg of it, which was gonna be later in the fall. So right now, we’ve basically moved everything until next year. Everything is just basically being picked up and moved — same time next year. Because to us, we’re not canceling — we’re just postponing. Once everything settles down and everybody is able to catch their breath and everything, and everybody feels good, and hopefully, there’s been some progress made as far as a vaccine or whatnot, once the tentative fear goes away, everyone’s gonna be barking to go to shows. And that’s when we’re gonna be ready to go again. So, yeah, we just basically moved everything to next year.” Last month, Slipknot canceled all of its previously announced summer 2020 tour dates, including the Knotfest Roadshow, Knotfest UK and Knotfest At Sea, due to the coronavirus crisis.Continue reading

Slipknot Cancels All of Their Tour Dates, Knotfest UK and Knotfest At Sea This Summer Due to COVID-19

As expected, Slipknot, like so many other bands, has been forced to cancel all of their tour dates, including their big North American Tour aka Knotfest Roadshow, Knotfest UK, and Knotfest at Sea due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The band hopes to rebook for next year but has no further information based on their post to social media. Ticket holders will be emailed personally about refunds. Continue reading

Watch Slipknot’s Entire Maida Vale Mini-Concert Performance

Slipknot recorded a session at the BBC’s legendary Maida Vale studios in London, England on January 26. 120 fans witnessed the band play a six-song set consisting of the tracks ‘Unsainted’, ‘Psychosocial’, ‘The Devil In I’, ‘Duality’, ‘Disasterpiece’ and ‘Wait And Bleed’. The band hopes to tour this summer on the second annual Knotfest Roadshow Tour of North America, as well as Knotfest UK and Knotfest at Sea. Watch it now! Continue reading

Slipknot Performs Live at BBC’s Maida Vale Studios

Slipknot stopped by at BBC Radio’s Maida Vale studio during their recent UK tour to perform an intimate live performance. On January 26. 120 fans witnessed the band play a six-song set featuring ‘Unsainted’, ‘Psychosocial’, ‘The Devil In I’, ‘Duality’, ‘Disasterpiece’ and ‘Wait And Bleed’. The audio the entire performance aired on Sunday, February 9th on BBC Radio 1’s “Rock Show” and can be heard at this location. Video footage of the “Unsainted” and “Duality” renditions was uploaded to the BBC Radio 1 YouTube channel and can be seen below. Slipknot just revealed the return of the Knotfest Roadshow this summer, featuring A Day To Remember, Underoath and Code Orange. The band will also host its first Knotfest in the UK and a cruise, Knotfest at Sea, both on sale now!

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Slipknot Teases New Music on Social Media

As we previously reported, Slipknot has been teasing an entire new album for release in 2020. The band recorded at least an albums’ worth of ambient style songs. The band also had leftover tracks following All Hope Is Gone (2008) that fans have also long sought to hear. The band posted a series of new video teasers on their Instagram account that seem to indicate song titles and other Easter eggs for new material. Some of those potential titles include Death Because Of Death, Allure Of Indignation, Fertilization Evacuation, Matured Ovule, Dreams Of Crops, The Esoteric Oneself Or Someone, The New Individual, Fertilization Deployment and more. ‘Death Because of Death’ is the third song on We Are Not Your Kind (Roadrunner Records) and is the ambient style track the band was referencing. One of the teasers led to an additional account and there are other secret accounts popping up on the web for the band, according to YouTuber House of Masks who first broke this news. The band announced their Knotfest UK tickets are going on sale this week, and Knotfest at Sea is also launching next summer. Slipknot kicks off their new European tour with Behemoth this week in Ireland. Continue reading

Knotfest UK by Slipknot Tickets to Go On Sale This Week

Slipknot have announced that their new edition of Knotfest, Knotfest UK, taking place at The National Bowl, at Milton Keynes August 22nd 2020 will see tickets go on sale for the first time ever this week. Tickets go on general sale at 10am UK time on Thursday 16th January over at the links below. Fans can also gain access to a Live Nation pre-sale from 10am on Wednesday 15th January by signing up for My Live Nation at

The full line-up and on-site activities will be announced in due course. Hotel and ticket bundles are available at Slipknot kicks off their headline tour tomorrow. Main on sale link for Thursday 16th January –

Slipknot Books More Headline Dates for Their 2020 Headline Tour

Slipknot have announced two more headline dates in Germany in August 2020. The band will perform at Cologne’s Stadium on July 31st and at Berlin’s Waldbühne on August 7th. These are in addition to the already announced three shows in Hamburg, Berlin, and Dortmund in February. They will also perform at Wacken Open Air on August 1st. Tickets for the two new shows will be available via Samsung/Telekom pre-sale from 10am CET on Thursday 19th December, via Ticketmaster pre-sale from 12pm CET on Thursday 19th December, and will then go on general sale at 10am CET, Friday 20th December. The band recently announced Knotfest UK and Knotfest At Sea for next Summer as well. Continue reading

Slipknot Shares New Music Video for ‘Nero Forte’

Metal legends Slipknot have debuted their new music video for ‘Nero Forte’ from We Are Not Your Kind, out now via Roadrunner Records/Elecktra. Widely considered the best and most brutal song on the new album, the track has been a fan favorite since the album released back in August and has passed 11 million plays on YouTube music. Watch the clip now and get your early tickets to 2020 Slipknot tent-pole events such as Knotfest at Sea and Knotfest UK in 2020.

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Slipknot To Debut ‘Nero Forte’ Video Tomorrow

Metal legends Slipknot will premiere their new music video tomorrow for ‘Nero Forte’, a track from their recent new album We Are Not Your Kind (Roadrunner Records/Elecktra). The track, widely considered to the best and more brutal song on the new album, has been a fan favorite since the album released back in August and has 10 million plays on YouTube music. The band has been riding high on the strength of the album, the sold-out Knotfest Roadshow, Knotfest Bogota, and the just-announced Knotfest at Sea and Knotfest UK in 2020.

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