Joey Jordison dead at 46

Discussion in 'General Music Discussion' started by ImNotAhab, Jul 27, 2021.

  1. ImNotAhab

    ImNotAhab ChronicUnderachiever

    Messages:
    820
    Likes Received:
    565
    Joined:
    May 19, 2012
    Location:
    Vancouver BC (ex-Limerick, Ireland)
    Last edited: Jul 27, 2021
  2. Crungy

    Crungy SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    432
    Likes Received:
    433
    Joined:
    May 29, 2019
    Location:
    Minnesota
    Damn, that kinda shocked me. I knew he had some kind of disease but didn't know anything about it. RIP.
     
    Last edited: Jul 27, 2021
    BenjaminW likes this.
  3. Dawn of the Shred

    Dawn of the Shred Chugs. Pinch Harmonics. Pick Scrapes. Dive Bombs.

    Messages:
    6,644
    Likes Received:
    1,635
    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2012
    Location:
    Parts Unknown
    My jaw dropped, I couldn’t believe it!! He’s what made me get a drum kit in high school even though Im a guitar player. I learned drums because of him. Damn…. Rest In Peace

    I’m glad I got to see him live with slipknot
     
    Last edited: Jul 27, 2021
    BMFan30 and works0fheart like this.
  4. TimSE

    TimSE Tone Chasr Contributor

    Messages:
    4,600
    Likes Received:
    1,484
    Joined:
    Dec 19, 2007
    Location:
    Hampshire, UK
    Very sad. Iowa was the start of everything for me. Rip
     
    BMFan30 and works0fheart like this.
  5. works0fheart

    works0fheart Tike Myson

    Messages:
    852
    Likes Received:
    756
    Joined:
    Sep 7, 2013
    Location:
    JAPAN
    Man. The first 3 Slipknot albums were huge to me. I never did get to see him play live with them in person and I always thought maybe someday he'd come back and they'd do a tour again. I always looked up to him even though I know nothing about drums. I think I wore out my old disasterpieces DVD back in the day and seeing his drumming on it was certainly always super entertaining. 46 is way too young as well.

    Rest easy, Joey.
     
    BMFan30 and ImNotAhab like this.
  6. OmegaSlayer

    OmegaSlayer SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    3,214
    Likes Received:
    595
    Joined:
    Oct 18, 2013
    Location:
    Roma, Italy
    That sucks so much...
     
  7. budda

    budda Do not criticize as this Contributor

    Messages:
    27,967
    Likes Received:
    10,232
    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2007
    Location:
    Earth
    RIP.
     
  8. BusinessMan

    BusinessMan SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    2,172
    Likes Received:
    509
    Joined:
    Nov 15, 2012
    Location:
    Portales, NM USA
    Just saw this myself. Sad to hear. Slipknot wih Joey was amazing. Scar the martyr was really good as well. I believe he also drummed in the band sinsaenum which is also quite good. RIP
     
  9. j3ps3

    j3ps3 SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    438
    Likes Received:
    538
    Joined:
    Oct 10, 2006
    Location:
    Finland
    I really kind of wanted to see him return back to Slipknot someday tbh. Sad to hear this. Rest in peace.
     
    BMFan30 likes this.
  10. Ordacleaphobia

    Ordacleaphobia Shameless Contrarian Contributor

    Messages:
    2,585
    Likes Received:
    2,080
    Joined:
    Sep 18, 2013
    Location:
    Chico, CA
    Wow, that's wild. At 46, Jesus. I'm guessing complications from his illness? Heart attack maybe? They said peacefully in his sleep...
    Crazy. Way too young to lose such an icon.
     
    BMFan30 likes this.
  11. Lorcan Ward

    Lorcan Ward 7slinger

    Messages:
    6,269
    Likes Received:
    3,824
    Joined:
    May 15, 2009
    Location:
    Ireland
    Reading up about his spinal disease, it sounds like a horrible thing to be afflicted with. The family haven’t said what the cause of death was but from what I’ve read it can be serious enough to cause death.
     
    BMFan30 and works0fheart like this.
  12. Metropolis

    Metropolis SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    1,919
    Likes Received:
    1,935
    Joined:
    Mar 16, 2010
    Location:
    Vantaa, Finland
    Sad news... rest in peace. I will never forget first time when I did hear Slipknot's Iowa.
     
    BMFan30 and works0fheart like this.
  13. HeHasTheJazzHands

    HeHasTheJazzHands SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    29,926
    Likes Received:
    16,066
    Joined:
    Jun 18, 2011
    Location:
    Louisiana
    I remember hearing about the disease he had, but it sounded like he had it under control. From what I can tell from his last release (the Sinsaeneum album) he was at top form. Something must have hit him hard since then. :(
     
    BMFan30 likes this.
  14. SpaceDock

    SpaceDock Shred till your dead

    Messages:
    3,630
    Likes Received:
    1,796
    Joined:
    Apr 12, 2009
    Location:
    Windsor, CO
    Stunned
     
    BMFan30 likes this.
  15. MetalheadMC

    MetalheadMC SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    657
    Likes Received:
    165
    Joined:
    Aug 28, 2014
    Location:
    Bama
    Such a bummer to hear. I also wore out my Disasterpiece cd in awe of his playing. One of a kind.
     
  16. odibrom

    odibrom .

    Messages:
    5,524
    Likes Received:
    3,452
    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2014
    Location:
    ... perto de onde a terra acaba e o mar começa...
    I never was much into Slipknot, but damn, I'm almost his age... shit... is the cause of death known already?
     
  17. protest

    protest SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    2,984
    Likes Received:
    1,619
    Joined:
    Nov 7, 2012
    Location:
    South Jersey
    Man, way too young. Honestly really upsetting. I wasn't into music at all as a kid until I was like 12 and heard the first 30 seconds of (sic)
     
  18. beerandbeards

    beerandbeards Majestic Shoveler

    Messages:
    1,103
    Likes Received:
    909
    Joined:
    May 22, 2014
    Location:
    Connecticut
    I started playing bass at 15 years old. First song I learned was “Dead In Hollywood”.

    was a huge Slipknot fan as well at the time. I’m bummed that Cory and Joey never reconciled and bummed that this young man died.
     
  19. beerandbeards

    beerandbeards Majestic Shoveler

    Messages:
    1,103
    Likes Received:
    909
    Joined:
    May 22, 2014
    Location:
    Connecticut
    Also, I had long hair at that age and I had a red streak down each side like Joey did at the time.
     
  20. BenjaminW

    BenjaminW SS.org Regular

    Messages:
    1,330
    Likes Received:
    1,723
    Joined:
    May 9, 2017
    Location:
    San Francisco, California
    I was never the biggest Slipknot fans and only really liked most of their hits, but Joey was one of the guys who made drumming look cool and was one of many people that inspired me to pick up the drums.

    Rest In Peace Joey.
     
    Ordacleaphobia and BMFan30 like this.

Share This Page