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Watch a Stone Sour fan get body-slammed by security after trying to rush Corey Taylor

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Footage has emerged of an overzealous fan's attempt to charge at Corey Taylor on stage in Moscow last week - with the stage invader failing in their efforts after being swiftly body-slammed by security. Taylor was performing with Stone Sour at Stadium Live in the Russian capital on Friday night (November 16) when the incident occurred. The band are currently touring...

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor on fans filming gigs: ‘Are you so terrified of real life?’

Corey Taylor has shared his thoughts on the use of mobile phones at gigs, asking if fans are 'so terrified of real life?' The Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman slapped a phone out of a fan's hand at a Slipknot show last year, but later called himself an 'asshole' after his hypocrisy was pointed out, with Slipknot subsequently releasing a...

Watch Corey Taylor’s son join Stone Sour onstage in New Jersey

Corey Taylor's son Griffin joined Stone Sour onstage last night (July 27) during their show at Holmdel’s PNC Banks Arts Centre in New Jersey. The 14-year-old took over the mic from his father and proceeded to rip through 'Song #3' from the band’s new album 'Hydrograd' much to the delight of his dad. You can watch the performance below. After the show, Corey...

Nickelback have apologised to Corey Taylor and Stone Sour for rude remarks

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Nickelback have apologised to Corey Taylor and Stone Sour for remarks made by frontman Chad Kroeger. Exclusive NME offer: Save £10 on Amazon Music Unlimited plans with code NME10 Kroeger had hit out at Taylor in an interview earlier this year, where he accused the musician's Stone Sour of "trying to be Nickelback." "They're okay," he added. "But they're not...

Watch Corey Taylor dedicate an emotional version of ‘Through Glass’ to Chester Bennington

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Corey Taylor dedicated an emotional version of Stone Sour's 'Through Glass' to Chester Bennington last night (July 20). The Linkin Park frontman was found dead at his home in Palos Verdes, California yesterday (July 20). It has been confirmed his death is being investigated as a suicide. Taylor was performing at the Xfinity Center in Mansfield, Massachusetts with Stone Sour yesterday...

Watch crowd chant ‘fuck Nickelback’ during Stone Sour performance

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Stone Sour fans have made their feelings clear about Nickelback at the former's recent Chicago performance. Nickelback's Chad Kroeger recently engaged in a war of words with Stone Sour members Corey Taylor and Josh Rand, calling them "Nickelback Lite". Fans of the Iowa heavy metal band voiced their opinion during the 2017 Chicago Open Air Festival this weekend (July 16), chanting...

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor opens up about depression

Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor has opened up about his struggles with depression in a new interview. Exclusive NME offer: Save £10 on Amazon Music Unlimited plans with code NME10 Speaking to Rolling Stone recently, the metal singer was asked how he copes with his emotions, to which he replied: "Well, it's apparent that I haven't. It's taken two bands,...

Slipknot won’t be headlining their Knotfest festival this year

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Slipknot will not be headlining Knotfest this year, Corey Taylor has stated. Exclusive NME offer: Save £10 on Amazon Music Unlimited plans with code NME10 The Slipknot-curated festival was launched in 2012, and Slipknot have headlined every year since. In 2017, though, the band will take a step back from the top spot. Speaking to Billboard, Slipknot frontman Corey Taylor confirmed...

Corey Taylor’s Stone Sour cover Bad Brains’ ‘Sailin’ On’ – listen

Slipknot side project are set to release new Record Store Day EP later this month

Corey Taylor’s Stone Sour stream ‘House Of Gold & Bones, Part One’ – listen

The Slipknot man's side-project will release their fourth LP in two parts