Inside the Circle Pit

Could Slipknot go back to playing small clubs again?

While at Chicago Open Air, Riff2 Detroit's "Inside The Circle Pit" host Erik Aratari sat down with Jim Root of Slipknot. Check out their chat as they discuss their rise from Ozzfest to Knotfest, Corey's neck issue, the current tour with Marilyn Manson, if Slipknot would ever go back to playing small clubs for fun and…

Inside The Circle Pit goes to Chicago Open Air

Inside The Circle Pit host Erik Aratari headed off to Chicago for the first ever Chicago Open Air Festival (July 15-17). With the only North American show by Rammstein,  Korn debuting a new song, Drowning Pool having a special guest onstage to Slipknot beating out the storm before it had a chance to cut their…

Inside The Circle Pit at Mayhem Fest 2015

It's all about the metal for Riff2 Detroit's "Inside The Circle Pit" host Erik Aratari. Check out these photos he took when the Rock Star Energy Drink Mayhem Festival rolled through DTE Energy Music Theatre (Clarkston, MI) on July 11th.  It was a day full of metal ranging from up and coming bands like Shattered…