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COREY TAYLOR cancels Czech Republic concert after waking up very sick


Corey Taylor has canceled his performance at the Rock For People festival in Hradec Králové, Czech Republic.

Yesterday (Wednesday, June 12),the 50-year-old SLIPKNOT and STONE SOUR frontman, who is touring Europe with his solo band, released the following statement via social media: “To my friends and family in the Czech Republic – I am sorry to say that I woke up very sick today and as a result of this I will not be able to perform at Rock For People festival. The health and safety of my band and crew is always our first priority on the road and I do not want to cause further issues by trying to perform today. I am truly sorry to everyone who was looking forward to this performance at Rock For People and I promise I will return and make it up to you.”

Corey‘s solo album of covers and B-sides from the “CMF2” album sessions, titled “CMF2B… Or Not 2B”, was recently released digitally. The effort was previously made available on April 20 via BMG as part of this year’s Record Store Day.

Taylor spent much of the last half of 2023 touring in support of his sophomore solo album, “CMF2”, which was released in September. Corey‘s first album for BMG and the first on his own label imprint, Decibel Cooper Recordings, was produced by Jay Ruston (ANTHRAXSTEEL PANTHERAMON AMARTH),who also helmed STONE SOUR‘s 2017 LP “Hydrograd” as well as 2020’s “CMFT”.

Throughout “CMF2”Taylor sings, plays lead and rhythm guitar, piano, and mandolin.


CMF2 Album Tracklist:
01. The Box
02. Post Traumatic Blues
03. Talk Sick
04. Breath Of Fresh Smoke
05. Beyond
06. We Are The Rest
07. Midnight
08. Starmate
09. Sorry Me
10. Punchline
11. Someday I’ll Change Your Mind
12. All I Want Is Hate
13. Dead Flies