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PostSubject: Listening to Slipknot now...   Sat Aug 14, 2010 12:14 am

I realize that what I like about them so much is Corey. I don't really ever find the music incredibly memorable or at least popping into my head that much. His voice is what I always hear and what makes me want to listen. When Corey changed styles, I completely wrote Slipknot off for a short while. Then once I accepted his change in vocal style, I began to like their music again. And he's always been one of my favorite vocalists. Generally, I'll give anything he touches a listen.

And I contribute that to part of the reason why I don't want to do vocals anymore. I don't mind hearing my own voice, and I like the lyrics that I write... I just never want to do it. Until I'm listening to Slipknot. Then I want to record vocals like that... but not write music like that.

Hhmmm.

Oh... and as an after thought, I guess that's why when Slipknot just changes their style musically (like All Hope Is Gone) I don't care.

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PostSubject: Re: Listening to Slipknot now...   Sat Aug 14, 2010 12:21 am

yeah, Cory's dreamy for sure.

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PostSubject: Re: Listening to Slipknot now...   Sat Aug 14, 2010 1:43 am

I'm related to him in some way possibly.
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PostSubject: Re: Listening to Slipknot now...   Sat Aug 14, 2010 3:51 am

Corey has quite a good voice. Thats the main reason I listen to Slipknot and Stone Sour. I wonder what Slipknot's next album will be lile. I'm sure Stone Sour's next album is going to be softer than the last.
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PostSubject: Re: Listening to Slipknot now...   Mon Aug 16, 2010 1:32 am

I always liked his vocals.
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PostSubject: Re: Listening to Slipknot now...   Mon Aug 16, 2010 12:12 pm

Hhmmm, I'm just now seeing that Stone Sour has a new video. I remember a few months ago they release a song and I'm not sure if it had a title. I thought I remember that one being a bit heavier and uptempo. This song is really midpaced and mellow. That's pretty much what I expect from Stone Sour, though. They've got a few heavy songs on each album, with the rest being closer to ballad-like rock songs or just typical rock stuff.

It's kind of weird about Corey... I used to see a lot of people talking about how unique his voice was and he was one of the best parts about Slipknot even if they didn't like the music. Now I see people saying what a shitty vocalist he is. What gives? His voice is better now than it ever was... but he's somehow terrible and not unique anymore?

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PostSubject: Re: Listening to Slipknot now...   Mon Aug 16, 2010 10:57 pm

Speaking of slipknot and side projects and whatnot. Have you heard Dirty Little Rabbits? Evidentily it's Shawn (Clown)'s side project. It's pretty interesting I think.



It's more interesting to me than Stone Sour anyway.
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PostSubject: Re: Listening to Slipknot now...   Mon Aug 16, 2010 11:29 pm

I heard some songs from it years ago and couldn't stand it. And I can't stand that guy in general. Haven't listened to them recently.

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