Tag Archives: Stone Sour

Corey Taylor describes songs on upcoming solo album as “Futuristic Throwback”

Posted by on June 18, 2020

  Slipknot / Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor has given fans an update on his solo album.  Speaking with Terry “Beez” Bezer on the Knotfest.com podcast “Mosh Talks with Beez,” Taylor revealed that he has been in the studio recording music for the project while Slipknot were sidelined by the pandemic: “It was something I […]

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Slipknot’s Corey Taylor raised $150,000 for charity

Posted by on May 11, 2020

  Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor participated in a guitar auction with eBar For Charity to benefit Direct Relief in support COVID-19 outreach. The vocalist went through his collection of guitars and picked 13 to sign and hold for auction. Each guitar came with a case and a certificate of authenticity. The auction was able to get […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/8: New music to listen to

Posted by on January 8, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Dave Mustaine once sang these lyrics in the Megadeth classic “Sweating Bullets”: “Hindsight is always 20-20 / But looking back it’s still a bit fuzzy.” That’s what popped into my head when I […]

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Stone Sour unveil demo version of “Get Inside”

Posted by on January 2, 2020

To celebrate the New Year, Stone Sour premiered a demo version of the song “Get Inside.” The track is taken from their self-titled debut album, which was released in 2002. However, the demo for this song began on the first day of the new millennium as guitarist Josh Rand explained: “January 1, 2000. The first […]

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Metal By Numbers 12/26: Happy Boxing Day, you bastards

Posted by on December 26, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Hope you all had a Merry Christmas and/or are having a Happy Hanukkah or Kwanzaa. The next time I post here, it’ll be in 2020, the start of a new decade. What awaits […]

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Metal Insider’s 225 Best Metal Albums of the Decade (2010-2019)

Posted by on December 16, 2019

As each year approaches its end, we share our year-end lists highlighting the best of the best of the year. However, we were taken aback, realizing that not only will 2020 mark a new year, it also marks a brand new decade. It’s true what they say; time flies when you’re having fun, listening to […]

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New & Noteworthy: December 13th – Hello, You New Releases

Posted by on December 13, 2019

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week features a new live album from Stone Sour. For last week’s releases you can check out the last New & Noteworthy, and for the latest sales numbers Metal by Numbers. […]

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Stone Sour’s Josh Rand on giving back to fans with ‘Live in Reno’

Posted by on December 5, 2019

After twenty-seven years, Stone Sour will release their first-ever official live album. Hello, You Bastards: Live in Reno on December 13th (pre-order here). We caught up with guitarist Josh Rand to discuss the live record, the history of Stone Sour, and more.   How did you guys select the Reno show to be the one […]

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Corey Taylor has about 26 songs written for solo project

Posted by on November 19, 2019

This past August, Corey Taylor revealed he’s working on a solo album and aiming for a 2021 release date. Between having a few books published to working with both Slipknot and Stone Sour, it’s difficult to see how the Great Big Mouth has time for much of anything. Let’s also not forget his personal life […]

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Corey Taylor got married in Vegas!

Posted by on October 15, 2019

Slipknot/Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor and longtime girlfriend Alicia Dove of the Cherry Bombs have officially tied the knot over the weekend in Las Vegas. In April, the happy couple announced their engagement and now, six months later they sealed the deal.   Hellyeah’s Kyle Sanders broke the news via Facebook, congratulating the two, stating: “Great […]

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