Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman, Corey Taylor just released an animated music video for a new song from his upcoming solo album. “HWY 666” is the third single for “CMFT Must Be Stopped”. The video was produced by Toon53 Productions. Several fans have pointed out that the track is clearly inspired by ‘70s rock and “The Devil Went Down To Georgia”.
A hectic mix of rock, country, and metal, follows the recent release of two other songs ‘CMFT Must Be Stopped’ and ‘Black Eyes Blue’ All three songs will feature on the CMFT album. Taylor will release ‘CMFT’ on October 2 via Roadrunner.
The song comes with an animated video placing Taylor himself on the foreboding “HWY 666“. In the song, Taylor narrates a harrowing tale of a man wandering down the titular road when the Dark Lord appears, eager to snatch a new soul. Accompanying the song is an animated lyric video that brings Taylor’s story to life, complete with a brutal brawl between the main character and the Devil and his demonic minions.
Listen to “HWY 666” below: