Slipknot Volume 3: The Subliminal Verses
Entertainment Weekly: "Slipknot hook up with superproducer Rick Rubin and cement their rep as the scariest and smartest band of the Ozzfest generation." - Grade: A-
- Released: May 24, 2004
- Originally Released: 2004
- Label: Roadrunner Records
Rolling Stone - p.863 stars out of 5 - "VOL.3 experiments with even new extremes, which in Slipknot's case means tunefulness and traditional song structures."
Entertainment Weekly - p.80"Slipknot hook up with superproducer Rick Rubin and cement their rep as the scariest and smartest band of the Ozzfest generation." - Grade: A-
Q - p.1243 stars out of 5 - "[A] triumph....It's on the mighty single 'Duality' and spookily atmospheric 'Prelude 3.0' that Slipknot really blow the competition away."
CMJ - p.24"[P]robably the band's best....Slipknot make serious metal on VOL.3..."
Kerrang (Magazine) - p.48"Face-melting rhythms, snarling vocals and riffs aplenty are the order of the day....A modern classic..."
- 1.Prelude 3.0
- 2.The Blister Exists
- 3.Three Nil
- 5.Opium of the People
- 9.Pulse of the Maggots
- 10.Before I Forget
- 11.Vermilion Pt. 2
- 12.The Nameless
- 13.The Virus of Life
- 14.Danger, Keep Away
Initial pressings of VOL. 3: (THE SUBLIMINAL VERSES) include Enhanced CD content.
Audio Mixer: Greg Fidelman.
Recording information: Akademie Mathematique of Philosophical Sound Research, (2003); Sound City, Los Angeles, CA (2003); The Mansion At Laurel Canyon, Los Angeles, CA (2003).
Photographers: Shawn Crahan; Neil Zlozower.