Home Rock Music Watch: Authentic SLIPKNOT Singer ANDERS COLSEFNI Performs Total ‘Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.’ Album At 2023 Tour Kick-Off

Watch: Authentic SLIPKNOT Singer ANDERS COLSEFNI Performs Total ‘Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.’ Album At 2023 Tour Kick-Off

Watch: Authentic SLIPKNOT Singer ANDERS COLSEFNI Performs Total ‘Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.’ Album At 2023 Tour Kick-Off


Authentic SLIPKNOT singer Anders Colsefni kicked off a tour of Australia and New Zealand final night time (Wednesday, October 11) at Crowbar in Sydney. Anders delivered SLIPKNOT‘s whole “Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.” report from begin to end, marking the primary time this report has been heard dwell in 27 years.

Professionally filmed and fan-filmed video of final night time’s efficiency may be seen beneath.

Anders has teamed up with former MUSHROOMHEAD vocalist Waylon Reavis for the co-headline “Numetal Mayhem” trek, which is able to wrap up on October 23 in Dunedin, New Zealand.

In a current podcast interview with KAOSIS frontman Xen, Colsefni was requested if he could be open to recording a brand new music together with his former band if he was approached about it. He responded: “Yeah, completely. In the event that they contacted me and needed me to do one thing, yeah, why not?”

Requested to call his favourite SLIPKNOT music since he exited the group, Anders mentioned: “To be sincere with you, I am gonna say ‘Wait And Bleed’, the very first one which hit proper after I left. And it is the one which I might have thought that I might have hated probably the most, simply due to my circumstances. However that music, once I heard it, I am, like, ‘That is it. I could not have carried out that like that. So kudos to you, guys.’ So ‘Wait And Bleed’.”

Requested by Xen if there are any plans to take the tour to different elements of the world, together with the U.S. and Europe, Anders mentioned: “Nothing deliberate but, however I am not gonna say nothing will occur as a result of I actually hope one thing will.”

A short while after the “Numetal Mayhem” tour announcement, SLIPKNOT‘s longtime singer Corey Taylor took to his Twitter to share a Kerrang! article in regards to the trek, and he wrote in an accompanying message: “Actually want I might be there to see these exhibits, however I do know @anderscolsefni goes to crush them.”

Colsefni later launched a press release to BLABBERMOUTH.NET wherein he vowed to carry out the “Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.” materials with the “identical stage of aggression and volatility” as he did when the songs had been first written whereas acknowledging that he has grown as a singer and performer since his early days with SLIPKNOT.

Anders mentioned: “As a lot of you might be conscious, I’m not large on social media or speaking within the press however with the rising quantity of curiosity in my forthcoming tour of Australia and New Zealand, I really feel it’s time to problem a press release.

“My performances as a part of this tour are devoted to my fallen brothers, [late SLIPKNOT members] Joey [Jordison, drums] and Paul [Gray, bass]. I miss you each dearly. I shall be drawing on you each to ship these songs to our followers with the identical stage of aggression and volatility that we did collectively 27 years in the past.

“I might wish to acknowledge the huge outpouring of assist from my followers all around the world. It has been extraordinarily touching to know the way a lot religion you might have had in me for all these years. I’ll do you all proud.

“I’ll endeavor to maintain the set as genuine to the feelings and sentiments of which they’re written however I’ll ship them as I’m now, not the child I as soon as was. Since these songs had been written nearly three many years in the past, I’ve had many nice alternatives in numerous bands to hone my vocal talents, and stagecraft and to develop as an individual.

“In response to Corey‘s nicely needs I might wish to say ‘Thanks’. It might come as a shock to many maggots, however it’s truly Corey who I’ve maintained an ongoing friendship since my departure from the band. There has solely ever been a kinship between us. I take into account Corey a real brother and he has at all times had my again, and I his.

“Thanks all once more in your adoration and assist and I sit up for delivering Australasia ‘Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.’ for the primary time ever. Lengthy dwell the KNOT.”

Colsefni, Grey, Jordison and Shawn “Clown” Crahan first carried out below the title SLIPKNOT in April 1996 on the Safari Membership in Des Moines. Not lengthy after, Mick Thomson and Craig Jones joined the band and the trajectory of recent steel was modified eternally.

SLIPKNOT erupted on the native steel scene and by October 1996 they delivered “Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.”. This LP grew to become the muse of what in now SLIPKNOT‘s twenty-five-year legacy.

Anders will ship the complete “Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.” report from begin to end. That is the primary time this report has been heard dwell in 27 years and it might be the one time it’s going to ever get performed dwell once more.

In his authentic assertion saying the tour, Colsefni mentioned: “Ever since Xen [KAOSIS singer] known as me and let me know we had been on for the tour, I’ve been coaching day by day, not simply vocals however kickboxing and cardio. I’m match, robust and able to tear Australasia aside! I’m psyched to tug this report out of the crypt and ship it once more… most likely for the final time ever.”

Anders has compiled a heavy-as-hell backing band he has dubbed THE FEEDERS.

Again in 2019, Colsefni mentioned that he had no real interest in rejoining SLIPKNOT.

The prospect of Anders returning to SLIPKNOT was broached by Taylor after a fan steered on Twitter that SLIPKNOT convey again Anders because the alternative for the then-recently departed percussionist Chris Fehn. Corey replied: “Fuck I might LOVE that.”

On March 23, 2019, Colsefni shot down the potential of a renewed collaboration together with his former bandmates, writing on his Fb web page: “I am going to remove the uncomfortable conversations that SLIPKNOT might need concerning myself and reported band emptiness by saying: I’ll NOT be rejoining SLIPKNOT.

“It’s actually not for any animosity I’ve. I merely do not know these guys anymore. I usually give these I do not know the good thing about the doubt.

“I’ve spent the final 27 years (by way of every band) working concrete building to assist my household however nonetheless enable time for my ‘actual job.’

“After a few years of failed bands, failed marriages, and loads of others, I’ve settled into an occupation that I can retire from. I am gonna want the bennies — my physique goes to shit!

“As a lot as I had dreamed of rejoining my creation (shut up — I do know it is a completely different band now!),it isn’t sufficient of a dream anymore to threat being homeless when the tour is over!”

Colsefni, one of many founding members of SLIPKNOT alongside percussionist Shawn “The Clown” Crahan, contributed lead vocals to “Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.”. A short while after leaving the band the next 12 months, Anders went on to kind PAINFACE, which later developed into ON A PALE HORSE.

In a 2011 interview with Dose Of Steel, Colsefni was requested in regards to the causes for his departure from SLIPKNOT. He defined: “Corey was a significantly better singer than I, in order that they introduced Corey in to 50/50 the vocals with me (with him being the precise frontman) whereas I additionally continued with the drums and percussion. Corey would do the clear singing and I used to be so as to add the screaming and yelling. I attempted for 2 months, however after the shock of all this, I could not ‘really feel it’ anymore. I simply felt like an fool flopping round onstage with a ridiculous outfit, appearing like a caveman. Despair. So, I shaved my eyebrows off earlier than my final present, and introduced I used to be carried out after we performed ‘Heartache And A Pair of Scissors’ for the closing tune.”

Requested what he thinks about his former bandmates labeling “Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.” only a demo, he mentioned “If the band didn’t get a report deal, ‘Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.’ would have been their first official launch. Since that they had progressed musically since ‘Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.’ (or steadied the craziness a bit) and obtained a pleasant contract advance, they selected the correct factor and began recent. Each album I’ve ever been on has technically been a ‘demo,’ so it would not trouble me a bit. Even the full-length ones. ‘Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat.’ has turn out to be considerably legendary, even with its flaws, so it was one hell of a demo.”

Jordinson died “peacefully in his sleep” in July 2021 of an unspecified trigger. He was 46 years outdated.

SLIPKNOT introduced its break up with Jordison in December 2013 however didn’t disclose the explanations for his exit. The drummer subsequently issued a press release saying that he didn’t stop the group.

Grey was discovered useless in Could 2010 after overdosing on medicine in a resort room in a suburb of Des Moines, Iowa, the place he and SLIPKNOT had been based mostly.

At Crowbar in Sydney!

Posted by Anders Colsefni on Wednesday, October 11, 2023



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