Maggot Recordings is pleased to present Downthesun...

Slipknot have made the first signing to their label MAGGOT RECORDINGS.

Downthesun, a group featuring two vocalists, will enter the studio with Slipknot member Shawn Crahan (#6, The Clown) in the coming months to work on their debut album. Crahan is working as an executive producer on the record, according to MTV news. He is also expected to contribute to the artwork.

Downthesun are already connected to Slipknot, as vocalist Satone Stevens previously worked as the drum tech with the group. New material is not expected before 2002.

Slipknot return to the UK in February 2002 for a rearranged UK tour at:Glasgow SECC (February 14)

Manchester Evening News Arena (15)

London Docklands Arena (16)

Brighton Centre (18)

Cardiff International Arena (19)

Birmingham NEC (20)

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