Advertisement
Categories: METALNEWS

Corey Taylor Recalls The Cancelation Of Slipknot’s Knotfest Mexico For The First Time

Advertisement

In a new interview with Rock Antenne at Slipknot‘s Olympiahalle show in Munich, Germany, on February 9, the world-famous American heavy metal band Slipknot vocalist Corey Taylor recalled the cancellation of the band’s Knotfest Mexico show in late November and revealed his thoughts for the first time.

“The barricades were compromised. And breaking in – there were so many people that it was an absolute security issue. And they tried to fix it – I can’t even talk about it without rolling my fucking eyes – they tried to fix it with, like, bike racks. It was fucking insane. They were, like, trying to wire bike racks to this thing. You go hold 25 thousand people back with some bike racks. Are you fucking shitting me? Our production manager, our security team took a look at it and said, ‘I cannot sign off on this’ – for the public’s safety.”

He added they still don’t know what happened and continued:

“We still don’t know what happened. We still don’t know why it was compromised, because our security team walks that all day long to make sure everything is in place.”

Corey also said that they don’t know who did it.

“And it was compromised in a way that someone had to have done it. But we don’t know who, so, obviously, we can’t point fingers or whatnot. But there was no way that we were gonna put our fans at risk, the security team at risk and Evanescence at risk, because they were going on.”

After the cancelation of the Knotfest Mexico show, Evanescence has published a statement about it and gave a promise to fans.

“We are heartbroken we didn’t get to play for you tonight, México City. Your safety, your life is more important than any show! We love you and we will be back soon, that’s a promise.”

Advertisement
Sami Altintas

Hello dear readers, I'm Sami. I've been interested in social media since the internet come from. I love taking photos and seeing new places. If you have any problems or questions, contact me. sami@metalcastle.net

Recent Posts

The Setlist Shared by Motley Crue’s Nikki Sixx Excited The Fans

The 61-year-old guitarist Nikki Sixx, best known for the bassist of the American heavy metal band Motley Crue, which formed… Read More

8 mins ago

Alicia Dove Breaks Her Silence After The Tragic Death Of Relationship Therapist

The director and a founder of the national act Cherry Bombs, Alicia Dove, who's also known as the wife of… Read More

2 hours ago

Mike Portnoy Praises US Army Band For Their Tribute To Neil Peart

The 52-year-old drummer Mike Portnoy, best known with the progressive metal band Dream Theater, has recently posted a tweet through… Read More

3 hours ago

Kiss Star Paul Stanley Supports Nita Strauss: “I Couldn’t Say It Better”

After the famous television host, Wendy Williams' disrespectful comments about the tragic death of celebrity sex and relationship therapist Amie… Read More

8 hours ago

Rob Zombie Pays His Tribute To Successful Actor After His Unexpected Death

The American heavy metal band White Zombie founder Rob Zombie, who released four studio albums with the band, has paid… Read More

10 hours ago

Ozzy Osbourne’s Son Breaks His Silence After Disrespectful Comments

The 34-year-old English media personality Jack Joseph Osbourne, best known as the son of the American heavy metal band Black… Read More

12 hours ago
Advertisement

This website uses cookies.

PRIVACY POLICY