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Slipknot to re-release ‘All Hope Is Gone’ for 10-year anniversary

The record debuted 10 years ago in August

September 16, 2018
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Slipknot will be re-releasing their fourth record, 2008’s All Hope Is Gone, for the album’s 10-year anniversary.

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Percussionist Shawn “Clown” Crahan has been gathering material for the re-release, and confirmed the news in an interview with The Des Moines Register.

“I’m in a band and I can’t stand that,” Crahan said of how he once viewed “corporate” anniversary projects. “But now, I’m like ‘wow.’ For instance, I’m working for ‘All Hope Is Gone,’ …and what I’m doing is I’m using the stuff I would’ve never approved.”

“Now I can look at it and go, ‘Wow. The fans need to see this.’”

Alongside the anniversary edition of All Hope Is Gone, Slipknot also has plans for a 20-year anniversary edition of their 1999 self-titled debut album, which will get its release in 2019.

Meanwhile, Slipknot are busy bringing their long-awaited new album to life. Vocalist Corey Taylor has said that 2019 is the year fans will see the band’s sixth full-length effort and first record release since 2014’s .5: The Gray Chapter.

Will you be grabbing a copy of the All Hope Is Gone re-release? Let us know in the comments!

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Written by Kaitlyn Ulrich

Kaitlyn is a weekend writer at Altpress and a massive post-hardcore enthusiast. When she's not still blubbering over Chiodos' breakup or the end of Warped Tour, she's jamming to the likes of Dance Gavin Dance and Pierce The Veil. Always eager to search out new music and upcoming bands, Kaitlyn loves going to local shows. You'll probably find her snapping shots from the pit and cursing the red stage lights—b/c why are those even a thing?!