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Step into the virtual store and uncover Knotfest holiday exclusives, official Slipknot gear, the Brooklyn Projects collaboration, and limited edition items from Corey and clown.

Only 1000 of the box sets were produced and it is the one and only time that clown’s Iowa Shine will be made available.

The examination of the groundbreaking album details the sound, thematic scope, and enduring legacy of one of Nine Inch Nails’ most important masterworks.

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Ranging from collectibles to coffee, vinyl box sets to booze, art to collaboration footwear and apparel, the Knotfest guide has something for everyone on the Christmas Nice list.

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Director Claudio Marino details how one of extreme metal’s most compelling figures triumphed over the Church and a bout with cancer.

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The trifecta of extreme metal touch down in Ireland and the UK September and October of next year.

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The band’s continues their series of behind-the-scenes vignettes that detail the making of their ‘Post Human: Survival Horror’ LP

From The Artist

It’s a familiar story in 2020, but few bands feel as equipped to endure setback as Hatebreed. Guitarist Wayne Lozinak tells Knotfest how their new album came to be.

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The groundbreaking band will be the recipient of The 2020 Founders Award from Seattle’s internationally renowned Museum of Pop Culture

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The 24-day trek throughout Europe will offer a diverse caravan of heaviness next winter.

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Inspired by Pink Floyd’s ‘Live At Pompeii’ the Live In the Mojave Desert series will showcase some of desert rock’s best in the middle of the California wilderness.

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Set for December 11th, the broadcast will be a ‘Greatest Hits’ performance spanning the band’s continually evolving catalog.

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The deluxe edition of the band’s ‘Irrational Pull’ features an aggressive treatment of the 1992 essential.

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The live streaming event will feature a collection of special guests and exclusive performances.

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The festival will be held at Sambódromo do Anhembi in São Paulo on December 19th 2021 with tickets on sale this Thursday at 10am Brasilia time

After more than two decades in the game, Hatebreed continues to break new ground with their fusion of hardcore and metal.

The beer arrives march 1st, 2021 and will ship direct-to-consumer across the United States.

Culture

After multiple delays due to the pandemic, one of the year’s most anticipated films is getting.its theatrical release while simultaneously going direct to streaming.

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The band blasted through their recent acclaimed record ’27 Miles Underwater’ to an empty dive bar

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In keeping their yearly tradition, the Metalcore titans transformed a pop staple and revealed details of their 15th annual Christmas show.

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The anthology serves as a tip of the hat to the 1987 album and commemorates the 40th anniversary of Anthrax with contributions from Greg Nicotero, Corey Taylor, Gerard Way, Rob Zombie, and many more.

Interviews

Alissa White-Gluz of Arch Enemy and Doyle Von Frankenstein join the clown in the Electric Theater for a candid conversation that explores the psychology behind dressing for the job you want, the tribal subconscious of online naysayers, and the double standard that exists between men and women in metal.

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The Gothenburg greats launch their #UnitedWeWillMosh campaign with a visual that underscores the sorely-missed rush of the concert experience.

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The German thrash stalwarts have partnered with Berlin roaster, The Barn, to launch their caffeinated tribute to Brazil.

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The face filter takes it’s cues from the band’s ‘We Are Not Your Kind’ track and shows a spider crawling out of the mouth of whoever is in the video frame.

Pulse of the Maggots

Stream the very first Pulse of the Maggots Festival on-demand now.

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The former frontman for Dillinger Escape Plan and current Killer Be Killed cohort taps into a VHS-era aesthetic for a visual experience that moves the creative needle.

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The six-track, 20-minute burst from Harley Flanagan follows the recent ‘In the Beginning’ LP, the band’s first in twenty years.

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The video is taken from the band’s livestreaming event from the middle of the Arizona desert in ‘Five at Arcosanti’

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Alissa White-Gluz & Doyle Von Frankenstein

Alissa White-Gluz of Arch Enemy and Doyle Von Frankenstein join clown in the Electric Theater for a candid conversation that explores the psychology behind dressing for the job you want, the tribal subconscious of online naysayers, and the double standard that exists between men and women in metal.
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Performing fan favorites from throughout their catalog and new cuts from their latest ‘New Empire Vol. 2,’ the Undead have teamed with Danny Wimmer for a virtual house party like none other.

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The band made the addition official and is currently working on new music with 2021 in their sights.

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Watch the visual for “Scarlett Cross” and begin the album’s narrative with the antihero known as, “The Blackbird”

Style

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back, the brand is now shifting focus to the newest incarnation of the intergalactic saga.

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The rousing rock cut is the latest to be featured from the frontman’s critically-lauded solo debut, CMFT.

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The architect of NIN was inducted by Iggy Pop and thanked his various collaborators in his sincere speech.

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In tandem with the album release the band continues their SIRIUS XM Liquid Metal Takeover with host Jose Mangin through November 22nd.

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The album arrives March 5th, 2021 and makes it’s official introduction with the hard-hitting single, “Brick Wall”.

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The voice of heavy folk will release his sophomore album on February 19th, 2021.

Despite existing in various iterations over the years, audio architect Aaron Marshall remains the driving force of the project that is seemingly just hitting it’s stride after a decade in the game.

Frontman Chris Motionless details the nostalgic trip of revisiting the band’s polarizing debut and how the band’s evolution gives them a unique appreciation fo their enduring debut.

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Fans can relive one of the last metal shows on the planet as Jinjer and Napalm Records broadcast their March 5th, 2020 performance from their Macro World Tour.

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Watch the Mike Diva-helmed video for “No Save Point” which debuted during this weekend’s Adult Swim Festival and get the details on the new gear & beer from a collection of 13 different breweries spanning internationally.

Culture

The outpouring of support from Power Trip fans and the metal community in the wake of Gale’s passing resulted in Dallas Hope Charities being able to build a new home for transitional LGBTQ youth

From The Artist

It’s taken five years of writing in pockets of off-the-road opportunity, but Killer Be Killed’s second album has materialised with no less immediate energy than its much-loved predecessor. Troy Sanders tells Knotfest how they got there.

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The band made the addition official and is currently working on new music with 2021 in their sights.

Screen Crusades

The actress and filmmaker explains how a survival horror film about killing off your friends to avoiding being blown up can be a fun cinematic experience.

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The compelling call to action features contributions from DE’WAYNE, Marcia Richards (The Skints), and Jalise Della Gary.

Mosh Talks

Ahead of the band’s third major streaming production, frontman Jami Morgan asserts the band’s rank as innovators and emphasizes it’s not talking shit if you can back it up.

From The Artist

Just days away from the release of their 13th studio album, Blood & Stone, the band’s frontman reflects on the 10 albums that helped to steer his historic creative career.

Culture

The collection of films runs the gamut from the cult-classics to the cinematically controversial.

Mosh Talks

The frontman discusses the country’s current state of affairs and how the ethos of Fever 333 has and always will be about championing change.

Interviews

The Electric Theater welcomes Ice Nine Kills frontman Spencer Charnas for a conversation with the clown. Exploring Charnas’ ska-punk roots and his lifelong fascination with the horror genre, the veteran musicians discuss evolving creatively, stage spectacle, and how the energy of a good show makes the genre irrelevant.

Mosh Talks

In a world of exaggerated characters and over-the-top-personas, Allin remains a enigmatic figure that resonates with fans and never has to fake it to make it.

The Downbeat

Paving a new lane for artists to remain connected with fans, Mat Welsh of While She Sleeps explains how experience and circumstance inspired the band to think outside the box.

Culture

The Cirque/Dance collective will debut it’s first ever virtual performance with a three night engagement from January 1st through January 3rd 2021

VENDED

The emerging Iowa outfit are posted to make one hell of an introduction for their first virtual festival appearance ever.

Ace Frehley

(Kiss, Frehley’s Comet)

We are talking about EVERY single KISS album featuring Ace, as well as his solo records, and Frehley’s Comet. In this first episode (of six!), we go over KISS, Hotter Than Hell, Dressed to Kill, and Alive.

Aaron Marshall (Intervals)

Despite existing in various iterations over the years, audio architect Aaron Marshall remains the driving force of the project that is seemingly just hitting it’s stride after a decade in the game.
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