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Without him there would be no us”: Slipknot post Joey Jordison statement and tribute video

Slipknot have posted a tribute to their founding drummer Joey Jordison, who passed away earlier this week.

Following his devastating passing on July 26, Slipknot have paid tribute to their former drummer Joey Jordison.

The band parted ways with Joey back in 2013, but in a short statement they write that, Without him there would be no us.”

Their words come accompanied by an eight-and-a-half-minute Joey compilation video featuring behind-the-scenes footage, iconic live moments and lots of the drummer simply just doing what he did better than anyone else on the planet: absolutely crushing it behind the kit.

Read this: 13 times Joey Jordison proved he was the best of the best

Read Slipknot’s statement: 

Our hearts go out to Joey’s family and loved ones at this time of tremendous loss.

Joey Jordison’s art, talent, and spirit could not be contained or be held back. Joey’s impact on Slipknot, on our lives, and on the music that he loved, is incalculable. Without him there would be no us. We mourn his loss with the entire Slipknot family. We love you, Joey.”

And watch their tribute video to Joey below:

Posted on July 30th 2021, 8:07p.m.
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