NewsApril 30, 2024 11:22 PM ET3,031 views

Slipknot officially announce Eloy Casagrande as drummer

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We can all finally rest now that Slipknot has officially announced Eloy Casagrande, formerly of Sepultura, as the band's new drummer. Following the departure of former drummer Jay Weinberg, Casagrande shortly announced his departure from Sepultura leaving many to wonder for months if he would eventually end up behind the kit for the Iowa metal outfit. 

Casagrande made his debut with Slipknot over the weekend, when the band performed at an intimate venue and on headlined Sick New World.

This evening, Tuesday April 30th, the band shared the following post:

 

 

Additionally, earlier in the day Slipknot also revealed plans for a North American tour with support from Knocked Loose. Orbit Culture and Vended will open on select dates. The tour will end with Knotfest Iowa on September 21st.

 

The full run includes the following dates:

05/12 Daytona Beach, FL @ Welcome To Rockville
05/19 Columbus, OH @ Sonic Temple Festival
08/06 Noblesville, IN @ Ruoff Music Center *
08/07 Burgettstown, PA @ The Pavilion at Star Lake *
08/09 Baltimore, MD @ CFG Bank Arena *
08/10 Camden, NJ @ Freedom Mortgage Pavilion *
08/12 New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden *
08/14 Gilford, NH @ BankNH Pavilion *
08/15 Mansfield, MA @ Xfinity Center *
08/17 Toronto, ON @ Scotiabank Arena *
09/01 Pryor, OK @ ROCKLAHOMA
09/07 Auburn, WA @ White River Amphitheatre #
09/08 Ridgefield, WA @ RV Inn Styles Resorts Amphitheater #
09/09 Louisville, KY @ Louder Than Life
09/11 Nampa, ID @ Ford Idaho Center Amphitheater #
09/13 Inglewood, CA @ Intuit Dome #
09/15 Phoenix, AZ @ Talking Stick Resort Amphitheatre #
09/17 Austin, TX @ Moody Center #
09/18 Dallas, TX @ Dos Equis Pavilion #
09/21 Des Moines, IA @ Knotfest Iowa at Waterworks Park #
10/11 Sacramento, CA @ Aftershock Festival
10/19 São Paulo, BR @ Knotfest Brasil
11/08 Guadalajara, MX @ Calle 2
11/09 Mexico City, MX @ Parque Bicentenario

* w/ Special Guests Knocked Loose and Orbit Culture
# w/ Special Guests Knocked Loose and Vended

The previously announced Europe / UK run of the tour includes the following dates:

12/05 Amsterdam, NL @ Ziggo Dome
12/06 Dortmund, DE @ Westfalehallen
12/08 Stuttgart, DE @ Schleyerhalle
12/09 Leipzig, DE @ Quarterback Immobilien Arena
12/11 Zürich, CH @ Hallenstadion
12/12 Paris, FR @ Accor Arena
12/14 Leeds, UK @ First Direct Arena
12/15 Glasgow, UK @ Ovo Hydro
12/17 Manchester, UK @ Co-op Live
12/18 Birmingham, UK @ Utilita Arena
12/20 London, UK @ The O2
12/21 London, UK @ The O2




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