Corey Taylor of Slipknot at Toyota Park during Open Air Chicago on July 17, 2016, in Chicago, Illinois


Corey Taylor Returns To The Studio To Record Slipknot's New Album

The newest update on an LP expected later this year

February 27, 2019

By Anthony Capobianco (via WAAF

Slipknot fans are in for a treat. Frontman Corey Taylor's recent post to his Instagram with the caption "Back to work..." reveals that he is back in the studio working on Slipknot's sixth studio album.

Related: Slipknot Shares Cryptic Album Teaser, Says New Music Will be “Dark and Vicious”

Due sometime in summer 2019, the album will be a follow-up to the band's 2014 album .5: The Gray Chapter.

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In October 2018, the band released their first new song "All out Life." Although quite heavy, the band said that the song isn't as dark or aggressive as the other songs they are about to put on the new record.