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Slodust Comments On Slipknot Bassist Paul Gray's Passing

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Slipknot bassist Paul Gray was found dead in a hotel room in Urbandale on Monday, May 24th, 2010. Drummer Dante X-X of Swedish metal act Slodust has now issued the following comments about Gray's passing:

"Music has lost one of their most important people. The co-finder of Slipknot, Paul Gray is dead. Slipknot is one of the biggest and greatest artists ever in my book. Without them/him, I wouldn't play music. So....thank you...for everything. RIP."

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3 Comments on "Slodust Comments On Paul Gray's Passing"

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1. cppchriscpp writes:

Uh, what? Slipknot is not a bad band perse, but I really cannot call them the biggest or greatest band by any means. I find it kind of funny how he refers to a 9(?) person band as a singular artist as well. I just feel there are many other artists/bands out there more deserving of such a title, though I would be hard-pressed to place that title on any one of them. There are just too many.

# May 26, 2010 @ 2:29 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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2. God_At_Gunpoint writes:

@cppchriscpp that may be true, but slipknot is still a huge force to be reconed with in the metal world regaurdless of if they're deserving or not. and besides, its still really sad to see a metal artist pass away like this. i just dont understand why it cant be all the rappers that are getting killed off, at least then thatll leave the air open for actual musicians to prosper.

# May 27, 2010 @ 11:06 AM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address
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3. metalgod666 writes:

it will be sad if thay broke up . But who knows what thay are going to do . my hart hurts for tham .

# May 27, 2010 @ 10:58 PM ET | IP Logged Reveal posts originating from the same IP address

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