In a recent interview with Artisan News, Slipknot member M. Shawn “Clown” Crahan stated that deceased bassist Paul Gray will definitely be a presence on the band’s next record. He states, “There are songs that he’s written that will be a part of the next record. We’re all going to have to think like him…” You can watch the short video interview below.
There is still no official word on when the band will enter the studio or when their next album will be released. Slipknot’s latest album is their greatest hits collection Antennas From Hell (iTunes).