Tag Archives: Strapping Young Lad

Joey Jordison Talks Scar The Martyr; Says No Definite Time Plan For Slipknot’s Return

Posted by on September 23, 2013

Any project with Joey Jordison’s name attached to it will receive a fair amount of attention. After all, Jordison is the rhythm backbone of Slipknot and a driving force behind the Murderdolls. Yet with a stronger industrial influence and a backing band of noteworthy musicians, Scar The Martyr proves that Jordison is no one trick […]

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Download the new Scar the Martyr album for free

Posted by on September 19, 2013

Scar the Martyr are offering a download of an EP ahead of its October 1st release date for free online. The self-titled release on Roadrunner Records is the debut album for the band, which features Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison alongside members of Strapping Young Lad and Darkest Hour. If you liked “Blood Host” or “Soul Disintegration,” saw […]

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Scar the Martyr schedule fall tour dates

Posted by on September 5, 2013

Scar the Martyr, who have been on an end of summer tour in support of Danzig, will set out on their own this fall. The band made up of members of Slipknot, Strapping Young Lad and Darkest Hour have announced a handful of headlining dates surrounding  their new self-titled album release October 1 on Roadrunner Records. […]

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Scar the Martyr make US debut in NYC, 8/10/13

Posted by on August 13, 2013

It’s only been a few months since Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison announced that he’d formed a new side project. Scar the Martyr didn’t have a name at the time, but it was unveiled that former Strapping Young Lad guitarist Jed Simon was involved. A few months later, the band unveiled their name and the rest […]

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Joey Jordison project Scar the Martyr debuts first track “Blood Host”

Posted by on August 2, 2013

The first track release off the upcoming Scar the Martyr album is one drummer/bassist Joey Jordison. The song, “Blood Host,” was released to the public today via Revolver. For the first single to be one that Jordison penned seems less than coincidental, since the side project was spawned by the Slipknot drummer, who announced in […]

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Experience Gene Hoglan Like Never Before During ‘The Gene Hoglan Experience’

Posted by on August 1, 2013

There are not many musicians out there that can currently be defined as legends. Gene Hoglan is one of the few who can. Gene has been drumming in metal bands for 30 years now, and in his time drumming for bands such as Dark Angel, Death, Strapping Young Lad, Dethklok, Testament, as well as studio […]

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Metal Insider’s Top 5: Defunct Touring Festivals

Posted by on July 8, 2013

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. Last week, Gigantour kicked off its fifth installment and Mayhem Fest is well into gear. And while the summer is packed with other treks like the Summer Slaughter Tour, the All Stars Tour, and other tours (hell, even the Warped […]

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Joey Jordison’s Scar The Martyr To Tour With Danzig

Posted by on July 3, 2013

Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison’s new side project has just booked its first major tour. It’s been announced that Scar The Martyr will be touring with Danzig this August, starting in Toronto on August 9. Also appearing on the tour Huntress, making this billing even more awesome. Jordison and lead vocalist Henry Derek (the only two […]

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Joey Jordison’s Scar the Martyr Releases Second Video Teaser

Posted by on June 28, 2013

Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison’s new side project has released a second video teaser for their debut album. This video features former Nine Inch Nails/Marilyn Manson member Chris Vretta (who plays keyboard on the album) discussing the dynamic of the recording and how they all bring something unique to the table. He says he was brought […]

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Slipknot’s Joey Jordison Will Scar The Martyr With New Band

Posted by on June 21, 2013

Slipknot are no strangers to side projects, with many of the band’s eight members involving themselves in other bands. Now there’s another one. Drummer Joey Jordison has announced Scar the Martyr, his new band whose debut album will be released this Fall. The band will find Jordison not only playing drums, but also tackling bass […]

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