"The Negative One"

Slipknot press photo
Slipknot Courtesy of Roadrunner Records

The masked nu-metalheads' first track in six years embodies all the mosh-ready good times of their early days. Swirling guitar riffs, Stomp-style percussion, Public Enemy-influenced discord and Corey Taylor's lyrical nervous breakdown make it sound like the band is finally enjoying itself for once.

From The Archives Issue 1217: September 11, 2014