Slipknot, Asking Alexandria, and As I Lay Dying will team up for a pair of shows in the Northeast following Mayhem Fest. Dates follow:
According to a cached Ticketmaster listing, Slipknot have confirmed their own summer festival in Pacific Junction, Iowa at Mid America Motorplex on August 17th dubbed “Knotfest.”
The event will feature Deftones, Lamb of God, Serj Tankian, Prong, and Dethklok.
An official announcement is expected on Monday.
Slipknot will release a greatest hits album called Antennas To Hell on July 17th in North America through Roadrunner Records. A teaser is below.
NME is reporting that Slipknot will enter the studio in early 2013 to record their next album, a follow-up to 2008’s All Hope Is Gone.
System of a Down were joined onstage by members of Slipknot and The Dillinger Escape Plan on February 29th in Melbourne, Australia at Rod Laver Arena.
Video footage of Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison joining the band for the song “Suite-Pee” is below, while footage of The Dillinger Escape Plan guitarist Ben Weinman on the track “Aerials” follows the jump.