According to The Pulse of Radio, Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison, who’s out touring with Rob Zombie, has confirmed that the band will continue making music despite the death in May of bassist Paul Gray. While Slipknot is only in the very earliest stages of planning its next record, Jordison says they’ve already decided they will not recruit a new bassist: “There will be no other bass players besides Jim [Root, guitarist], Mick [Thomson, guitarist] and me, more than likely. Everyone actually kind of plays guitar in the band, so I think we’re all gonna play bass on the record. We’re not gonna have anyone come in. But live, we’ll deal with that when it comes.”
A short audio clip of Jordison making the above-mentioned comment can be streamed at this location (Real Media).