Exclusive Slipknot "All Hope Is Gone" Page on ARTISTdirect.com
Mon, 11 Aug 2008 12:52:18
Slipknot's about to drop a sonic atom bomb on the heavy metal world. After three years of silence, metal's most visceral and simultaneously brilliant outfit has returned with their fiercest statement yet, All Hope Is Gone. The multi-platinum, Grammy winning band's fourth album will be unleashed upon the unsuspecting masses on August 26, 2008. In preparation of that date, Roadrunner Records and ARTISTdirect.com have partnered for a special page that gives fans a one-stop shop for exclusive Slipknot interviews, photos, videos and reviews online. The custom-designed, state-of-the-art web page features all kinds of band-related content, bound to satiate any maggot's appetite for Slipknot.
This exclusive ARTISTdirect.com page launches on Monday August 11, and it showcases so much sick content. Each week until the album drops on August 26, the page will feature a brand new interview with a key member of the nine-piece conducted by ARTISTdirect.com editor and notable music writer Rick Florino. On the final week, there will be an exclusive track-by-track breakdown of the album courtesy of Slipknot sage/mastermind #6, Shawn "Clown" Crahan. Check out the first interview here!
In addition, the page has exclusive live photos from the band's current U.S. headlining stint of the Rockstar Mayhem festival. Renowned and legendary photographer Kevin Estrada got up close and personal with the band's live shots, and the pictures are nothing short of stunning. In addition the photos and interviews, the page features tour dates, Slipknot's latest video for "Psychosocial" the first single from All Hope Is Gone and popular videos from the band's previous three offerings.
If you're a diehard maggot, heavy metal fan or even just a little bit curious about Slipknot and All Hope Is Gone, check out this exclusive page on ARTISTdirect.com at ARTISTdirect.com/Slipknot now.
Don't even deny it, "All Hope Is Gone," so join Slipknot for pure musical apocalypse on ARTISTdirect.com/Slipknot.
—The ARTISTdirect Staff