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and sees the band coming closer than ever before to having made a concept record.The 14-track title was preceded by the singles "“Unsainted," "Solway Firth" and "Birth of the Cruel" and arrives amid the band’s Slipknot Roadshow North American tour.More importantly, the world has got a few questions for the erstwhile Slipknot alumnus and the 21st century’s most celebrated percussive polymath, not least because he has been resolutely off the radar for the last few years.The last time Metal Hammer spoke directly to Joey, he was promoting his then-newly-formed band Scar The Martyr, who released their self-titled debut album in September 2013.“I’ve been through so much fucking shit over the last few years and people just don’t know.”Part Two - Struggle The news that Joey had seemingly been sacked from Slipknot came as a huge shock to everyone, even without the additional knowledge of his devastating health problems. All I got was a stupid fucking email saying that I was out of the band that I busted my ass my whole life to fucking create, you know? I can’t imagine just sending Corey or Shawn or Mick a fucking letter, without a band meeting.
But, according to the drummer, no one got back to him to discuss the new songs: subtle evidence, perhaps, that wires were distinctly crossed.“They got confused about my health issues, and obviously even I didn’t know what it was at first,” Joey sighs. But the love in my heart for those guys, that stays the same.”It is at this point that Metal Hammer asks the inevitable and unavoidable question: despite everything that has happened, would Joey be willing to rejoin Slipknot further down the line?Instead, this is what he describes as “an opportunity to tell everyone what the fuck has been going on”.And it’s almost certainly not what anyone is expecting.“It was at the end of the memorial shows we did for Paul,” Joey begins, referencing the death of bandmate Paul Gray and the subsequent world tour that began in the summer of 2011 and continued until August 2012.Part One - Revelation“This is very important to me.
You’re getting something that I have not told anyone. It’s fucking hardcore, man.” Joey Jordison has got a few things to get off his chest.
Today, I can almost run, but back then I couldn’t even stand up. If I wanted to turn over in bed, I had to move my legs with my hands. Some beautiful people have helped me out and got me back stronger and taught me how to walk again, but at that moment my whole life was screwed, man.