Josh Middleton’s comeback in Sylosis marks the return of the English metal act in studio discography with their fifth effort “Cycle Of Suffering”. Formed in Reading at the turn of the new millennium, Sylosis has always been a band that has stood away from the mainstream. The British team has created their path since the very beginning of their career by giving birth to their sound combining the thrash metal genre with extreme modern metal sounds and progressive elements.
Despite the persistent rain, nine iconic masked figures are warmly welcomed by tens of thousands of drenched revelers as Slipknot launch their highly-anticipated set. It’s the fifth time Slipknot have performed at the Download festival, but the first without Joey Jordison behind the drums