Slipknot is without one of its founding members.
Drummer, Joey Jordison decided to part ways with the rock band after almost two decades. The news was made public on the band's website. According to the statement, the split was made for "personal reasons."
To our Maggots and fans around the world,
It is with great pain but quiet respect, that for personal reasons Joey Jordison and Slipknot are parting ways. We all wish Joey the best in whatever his future holds. We understand that many of you will want to know how and why this has come to be, and we will do our best to respond to these questions in the near future. It is our love for all of you, as well as for the music we create, that spurs us to continue on and move forward with our plans for releasing new material in the next year. We hope that all of you will come to understand this, and we appreciate your continued support while we plan the next phase of the future of Slipknot.
Jordison has worked with rock band Murderdolls also toured with Korn, Rob Zombie and many more.
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