To me, it’s safe to say that all the Slipknot’s upcoming album are linked to each member of the band. I’m not saying it’s linked by the attention-grabbing visuals you see in the clips, but by the sound.teasers for
If you pay close attention, the very first clip that was revealed last month features bass kicks for former drummer Joey Jordison (#1). The second clip is all bass guitar in remembrance of Paul Gray (#2), rest in peace brother. The third is percussion for Chris Fehn (#3), and the most recent teaser has guitar for the one and only Jim Root (#4). Slipknot has done this type of marketing in the past, and I wouldn’t be surprised if the visuals are from a music video they plan to release in the very near future, possibly right after the final teaser clip, #0.
I could be making this shit up, or imagining things, but there has to be a link, there always is, and this is what makes most sense to me right now. Anyhow, you can listen for yourself and come up with own conclusion. If you wish, you can share them in the comments section below.
The new album is slated for release later this year.