Posts Tagged ‘Jim Root’

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – Gexa Energy Pavilion – Dallas, TX / Saturday, September 5th, 2015 Slipknot has to be one of the hardest working bands in the music industry. As far as touring goes, I think few acts are as ambitious as they are, or at least have been recently. Not even a full year ago…

SLIPKNOT Announce Their Summer Headline Tour Appropriately titled “Summer’s Last Stand” Tour Slipknot’s summer headline tour will feature Lamb of God, Bullet for My Valentine, and Motionless in White. The North American tour will kick off July 24 at West Palm Beach, Florida’s Cruzan Amphitheater and continue through ea…

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 – Chesapeake Arena (Oklahoma City, OK) It was a bit of a chilly Wednesday night in Oklahoma City, and the weather and the fact that it was the middle of the week perhaps kept some people at home instead of venturing out to the Chesapeake E…

– Words by Jordan Buford / Photos by James Villa – October 31, 2014 – Gexa Energy Pavilion (Dallas, TX) Slipknot (El Paso County Coliseum – El Paso, TX) 10/29/14 The wait for Slipknot was grueling; and the temperature was slowly dropping. The cold was bearable though, especially considering it had been at least two yea…

– Words by James Villa / Photos by James Villa – October 29, 2014 (El Paso County Coliseum) What better place to start the “Prepare for Hell Tour”, than El Paso, Texas or as many like to refer to it as “Hell Paso”! The scene was as expected on a night when two of metal’s great forces, Slipknot and Korn would share the…