We invited our team of contributors to share some of their favourite concert photos of 2015. Many identify with their top picks on a personal level where the gig was the highlight of their year; for some, their list represents a culmination of 2015’s hard work; and others select clear stand-outs amidst the transforming process of … Continue reading
Photos by: Matt Klopot – GRAMMY-winning metal band Slipknot, who released their fifth album, .5: The Gray Chapter, their first new studio album in six years, and the first not to feature founding bassist Paul Gray and long time drummer Joey Jordison, performed at the Molson Amphitheatre in Toronto on August 8th as part of their ongoing “Summer’s Last Stand Tour” with … Continue reading
Photos by: Raymond Ahner (@photoray) – The 2015 edition of Hellfest in Clisson, France (400 km south-west of Paris) featured performances by Slipknot, Judas Priest, Scorpions, Alice Cooper, Motorhead, Billy Idol, Faith No More, ZZ Top, Mastodon, Killing Joke, L7, Cavalera Conspiracy, and more!
By: Raymond Ahner (@photoray) – European countries have been known to stage spectacular metal festivals during the summer months, but nothing can compare to Hellfest. Now in it’s tenth year, Hellfest has unleashed a line-up for 2015 that is truly mind-blowing, and promises to be the European festival of the season. Headliners include Slipknot, Scorpions, Faith No More, … Continue reading
We’re giving away a pair of weekend GA passes to Heavy Montreal with Slipknot, Faith No More, Korn, Alexisonfire, Lamb of God, Iggy Pop, NOFX, Billy Talent, and more! Date(s): August 7-9 Venue: Parc Jean-Drapeau – Montreal You can enter only once via one of the following entry methods: Follow Aesthetic Magazine on Twitter and tweet the following … Continue reading
By: Staff – Heavy Montreal announced its line-up this afternoon for its 2015 edition. The festival, which is set to take place from August 7-9 at Parc Jean-Drapeau, will feature Slipknot, Faith No More, Korn, newly reformed Alexisonfire, Lamb of God, Iggy Pop, NOFX, Billy Talent, Mastodon, Bullet For My Valentine, and more! Since its 2008 launch, Heavy Montreal has hosted some … Continue reading
By: Curtis Sindrey (@SindreyCurtis) – Last night as heavy-metal royalty Slipknot burst into “Sarcastrophe” from new album 5: The Gray Chapter (released on October 17th), a sea of black t-shirts surged toward the barricade in anticipation. The song’s gloomy opening notes, pounding drums and frenzied guitar opened the show with a gut-pounder, a reminder that Slipknot will outlast any doubters with the lyrics “Kill, kill … Continue reading
Photos by: Dale Benvenuto – GRAMMY-winning metal band Slipknot, who released their fifth album, .5: The Gray Chapter, their first new studio album in six years and the first to not feature founding bassist Paul Gray and long time drummer Joey Jordison, performed at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto last night as part of their ongoing “Prepare For Hell” tour … Continue reading