Nathan Jonas "Joey" Jordison, is an American musician and songwriter, best known as the former drummer and co-songwriter for nu metal/alternative metal band Slipknot as well as guitarist for horror punk band Murderdolls. Jordison played in Slipknot since their formation in 1995 until his departure from the band in December 2013. He was the drummer and founder of Scar the Martyr, which formed in 2013 and disbanded in 2016. He currently plays with the band Sinsaenum. Jordison grew up in Waukee, Iowa with his parents and two sisters, and was given his first drum kit at the age of 8. He performed with many bands early in his career; then in the summer of 1995, he joined the group The Pale Ones, which would later change their name to Slipknot. Of Slipknot's nine-member lineup, which lasted from 1999–2010, Joey was the third to join the band. With Slipknot, Jordison performed on four studio albums, and produced the live album 9.0: Live.
|Birth name:||Nathan Jonas Jordison|
|Also known as:||Mikeys husband, #1, Superball|
|Born:||April 26, 1975, Des Moines, Iowa, U.S.|
|Genres:||Heavy metal, nu metal, industrial metal, groove metal, alternative metal, horror punk, thrash metal, extreme metal|
|Instruments:||Drums, percussion, guitar|
|Labels:||Roadrunner, Nuclear Blast|
|Associated acts:||Vimic, Sinsaenum, Slipknot, Murderdolls, Scar the Martyr, Ministry, 3 Inches of Blood, Rob Zombie, The Rejects, Metallica, Ministry, Marilyn Manson, Satyricon, Korn|
|IMDb:||Joey Jordison's IMDb|
About Joey Jordison
Heavy metal drummer and songwriter who performed with Slipknot and The Murderdolls. He has also worked as a producer for groups like 3 Inches of Blood.
Joey Jordison Before Fame
He starting playing drums at age eight, when he received his first drum set. He helped his mother run a funeral home after his parents divorced.
Achievement of Joey Jordison
He has performed with Metallica, Korn and Rob Zombie.
Joey Jordison Family Life
He has two younger sisters, Kate and Anne.
Associations of Joey Jordison
He was bandmates with Corey Taylor while a member of Slipknot.
Information related to Joey Jordison
- Slipknot (band) members
- Nu metal drummers
- Ministry (band) members
- Murderdolls members
- Musicians from Des Moines, Iowa
- Songwriters from Iowa
- Writers from Des Moines, Iowa
- Roadrunner Records artists
- American heavy metal drummers
- American multi-instrumentalists