Wells Fargo Arena | Des Moines, IA
Slipknot, Marilyn Manson & Of Mice and Men comes to Wells Fargo Arena on Friday 5th August 2016
If you’re sensing an impending unrest and disturbance in your side of town, chances are, Slipknot and their freaky and hard rocking’ cohorts – Marilyn Manson and Of Mice and Men, are on their way to cause musical mayhem and madness. Rock's scariest, edgiest, most chaotic, most eccentric posters boys of rock are on the road and on their way to bring the house down. If you want to secure your place in the mosh pit or just simply be there rocking your heart out and seeing these gods in the flesh, better act fast and get your hands on those highly in-demand tickets.
Indeed, Slipknot has made a lot of noise, grabbing a lot of attention as one of the biggest and dominating forces among heavy metal bands. Fans are not only head banging to their music; critics have lauded them for their tight and solid style. Their fair share of controversies and lawsuits have not overshadowed their music which merited a Grammy win for Best Metal Performance in 2006, as well as 10 nominations. There was no looking back for this band formed in Des Moines, Iowa who hit it big with their eponymous debut album in 1999. With their 2001 follow-up album,Iowa, the band got bigger, until their fourth album, All Hope Is Gone, debuted at number one on theBillboard 200 chart. All these intensified with their tireless touring schedule, playing sold-out shows to numerous stages all over the world.
Though Slipknot went on a six-year hiatus after the death of founding bassist Paul Grey and after the departure of original drummer Joey Jordison from the band, fans stayed on, eagerly anticipating their next move. In support of their latest 2014 and fourth album, ".5: The Gray Chapter”, Slipknot is back on the road again, in this massive tour with Marilyn Manson and Of Mice and Men.