Shawn Crahan's side project release their debut next month

Slipknot‘s Shawn Crahan – better known as The Clown – has announced details of the debut album from his side project The Black Dots Of Death.

The record, ‘Ever Since We Were Children’, will be released on February 28.

The band have made album track ‘Standing Alone’ available to download free from

Crahan has described the band as “a rebirth, a midlife second coming”.

The tracklisting for ‘Ever Since We Were Children’ is:

‘Destroy Anything’
‘Standing Alone’
‘Lower Than Dirt’
‘Everyone Can Kill’
‘I Am Lost’
‘The Hunt Is Over’
‘Been Gone So Long’