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Slipknot’s Shawn Crahan has recently confirmed that he and Jim Root will begin the process of writing music starting early February.
The last album Slipknot had made was .5: The Gray Chapter released in 2014. Crahan had said that the cycle for this is over and its time to move on. Root has stated that this is occurring “because we want to write.” As the cycle of touring for this album has ended, the band has been going in separate projects such as Corey Taylor’s, the lead singer of the band, other band Stone Sour. Though there was a six year break leading up to the creation of .5: The Gray Chapter, the members have said that there will not be that long of a hiatus for this new album.
According to Blabber Mouth, Crahan had said the following in an interview with Metal Insider: