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Knotfest expands to Mexico, announce first wave of bands

Posted by on August 24, 2015

A few weeks ago, Slipknot’s Corey Taylor expressed his desire to expand Knotfest to something bigger than just a weekend festival and maybe taking it on the road to spread the experience to those who can’t attend the gig. A few days later, the Knotfest official Facebook page released this video pretty much confirming Taylor’s intention […]

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Corey Taylor wants to expand Knotfest in the US

Posted by on August 14, 2015

When asked about Slipknot’s connection to Rock Star Energy Drink (they’re a sponsor of the current “Summer’s Last Stand” tour) in a recent interview, along with the dismal end of the Mayhem Festival, Corey Taylor spoke of possibility to take Knotfest on the road. Said Taylor to Musik Universe, “We’re gonna continue to do the Knotfest shows. […]

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Battlecross wants to keep us spoiled

Posted by on June 30, 2015

Last time we heard about the thrash maniacs, Battlecross, they made sure we know they were “Not Your Slaves” but instead they want to keep us all “Spoiled.” Take a listen to the latest track released from their upcoming album Rise to Power set to be released on August 21st via Metal Blade Records. Compared to the previous […]

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Judas Priest, Mastodon, Korn and GWAR confirmed for Slipknot’s Knotfest 2015

Posted by on June 27, 2015

Given the success of last year’s edition, it’s no surprise that Slipknot planned on bringing its destination festival Knotfest back to San Bernardino, CA this October. Now we know this year’s lineup, and it’s pretty damn impressive. Taking place October 24 and 25 at the San Manuel Amphitheater, Slipknot will be joined by the likes of […]

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Knotfest 2015 returning this October

Posted by on May 27, 2015

Some details of the third US installment of Knotfest are trickling out. The 2015 Knotfest will once again be a three-day event (like 2014, photos here), and will take place on October 23rd, 24th, and 25th, at the San Manuel Amphitheater in San Bernardino, CA. Slipknot’s Shawn “Clown” Crahan explained to Rolling Stone back in 2012 the reasoning […]

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Photos: Knotfest 2014

Posted by on November 7, 2014

Two weeks ago, the Knotfest marked the return of Slipknot. The three-day festival featured a killer lineup, and more importantly, two full nights of headlining sets from Slipknot, their first shows in support of .5: The Gray Chapter, which would go on to be the #1 album in the country. Photographer and Metal Insider contributor Racheal […]

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People = nixed; fire officials put kibosh on Slipknot’s burning camel poop

Posted by on October 15, 2014

Every now and then, TMZ gets a metal exclusive about something. They’ve done it again, and it’s going to be hard to break it to all the Knotfest fans that were looking forward to the smell of burning camel shit wafting through the air. According to the site, county fire officials have denied Slipknot the […]

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Win a pair of tickets to Slipknot’s Knotfest!

Posted by on October 15, 2014

Next weekend in San Bernardino, CA, metal’s elite will be converging on the San Manuel Amphitheater and Campground for Slipknot’s Knotfest. And you can be two of them!  We’re giving away a pair of two-day passes for the Festival, which will feature Slipknot playing different sets on Saturday and Sunday, October 25th and 26th. Other bands playing […]

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You can go to Knotfest for only $12.50

Posted by on October 9, 2014

While the two-day Knotfest, happening on October 25th and 26th, has a stellar lineup even if you’re not a fan of Slipknot, tickets must not be moving as fast as initially expected. Goldstar, which is a live entertainment deals website, is offering lawn tickets for each day’s show for only $12.50, or half off the […]

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Did you hear this s**t about Slipknot’s Knotfest?

Posted by on September 30, 2014

If you’re heading out to Slipknot’s Knotfest next month, you’re going to be inundated with some amazing sights, some great sounds, and, well, the smell of shit. For serious. A press release about the festival states the following: “Knotfest has its own aroma that will infest your brain, body and clothes for days after the […]

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