Over the course of their two-plus a long time as a band Slipknot has performed nearly all over the place, touring like madmen. Not too long ago percussionist Shawn “Clown” Crahan, mentioned the band might start to slow down, for the sake of their very own longevity, opinion that was additionally echoed by front-man Corey Taylor. Now, in a latest interview with Rock Feed, Taylor have defined extra intimately about what he envisions for his future with the band, and his attainable retirement from touring.
Taylor shared that the years of touring have left him in “fixed ache” and that his physique is starting to really feel the results: “It is the knees, it is my ft. I’ve a damaged toe on this foot. I’ve gout throughout my ft. It will get up into my joints and shit. It is robust. I am not as nimble as I was. I am not 35 anymore. It is arduous. However there are methods to do reveals that do not require being that loopy now.”
Nevertheless, Taylor isn’t able to retire from Slipknot simply but. He mentioned that he nonetheless loves the band and the music, and that he’s not prepared to provide it up. Although, he wish to discover a method to proceed with Slipknot with out having to tour as a lot: “I’ve already mentioned that bodily I possibly have 5 years left. However on the similar time, I’m going out of my method to actually attempt to care for myself. Now, I’ve numerous fucking miles on me — it is arduous for me.”
“There’s nonetheless a handful of issues that I wanna do and that I am seeking to try to do, and I am being proactive to do them. However as soon as I run out of concepts, I am going to simply be like, ‘Alright, it is time to discover my favourite chair and acquire some weight,’ that’ll be what I do.” he added.
He’ll undoubtedly determine on his future when the time is true, that a lot is for certain. Though Taylor‘s future with Slipknot is unsure, one factor is for certain: the man is a legend within the metallic world, and the music he has created with the band will proceed to be loved by followers for a few years to return.
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