Stone Sour may have taken a little bit of a break between records, but they're definitely making up for it with a double dose of new songs. 'Gone Sovereign' and 'Absolute Zero' are interconnected tracks that show exactly how hard-hitting their upcoming album 'The House of Gold and Bones Part I' can be.
Start booking your travel for Australia in late February and early March of next year, as the Soundwave Festival is going to be something special. Organizers have just announced a bill for the traveling music event that will feature Metallica, Linkin Park, A Perfect Circle, Stone Sour, and Anthrax among other top acts.
Stone Sour have yet to reveal the lead single from their forthcoming 'House of Gold and Bones' album, but a few fans have been lucky enough to already hear a new track from the disc. 'Taciturn' appeared in the set list for Corey Taylor while he was overseas in Europe, as the singer played it acoustically for audiences to check out for the first time.
Corey Taylor on Slipknot, Stone Sour + Acting
Slipknot are currently headlining the Mayhem Festival, their first U.S. shows since the tragic 2010 death of the band's bassist Paul Gray. In advance of the Mayhem show Friday (July 6) in Arizona, frontman Corey Taylor spoke with the Phoenix New Times about a number of topics, including upcoming albums from Slipknot and Stone Sour.
As mentioned earlier on in this series, getting great shots of the drummer can be a challenge.
In this instance, we had stage access to Ray Mayorga of Stone Sour, and were able to take a photo from an angle that we would never be able to capture from the photo pit, right behind the kit. In case you were wondering, it's a spectacular vi