The new dates are now in early 2002...

SLIPKNOT have confirmed details of their rescheduled UK tour, postponed earlier in the month due to “the growing safety problems involving our country”.

The group were due to visit the UK in November to play a series of arena shows in support of their current album ‘Iowa’. However, the dates, as well as a number in Japan and Australia have been postponed until 2002.

The new dates are at:Glasgow SECC (February 14)

Manchester Evening News Arena (15)

London Docklands Arena (16)

Brighton Centre (18)

Cardiff International Arena (19)

Birmingham NEC (20)

To buy tickets for the shows, call the NME.COM ticket hotline on 0870 1 663 663.

A single, ‘Left Behind’, is released today (October 29).