Slipknot are clearly recognized for being heavy AF, however “Snuff” actually showcases their softer facet. A person named Frank Watkinson coated the music, turning it right into a people tearjerker.
The unique “Snuff” is already an extremely emotional observe, however the senior Watkinson makes use of light fingerpicking on an acoustic guitar all through the whole thing of the duvet and sings very softly, making for a extremely soothing listening expertise.
“My adaptation of this nice music, requested by Robbie Osiris,” Watkinson wrote within the video’s description. He additionally offered a hyperlink to his PayPal account, which you’ll be able to donate to at this location when you so need. There’s additionally a hyperlink to a platform the place you possibly can hear extra of his music, titled My Life Unplugged.
Watch the video under. You will even see an look from a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel within the background.
“Snuff” was the ultimate single launched by Slipknot previous to the dying of bassist Paul Gray. “He was so stoked with that music, and so happy with us doing it. I used to be so nervous after I introduced it in and he was one of many first to see the potential in it,” Corey Taylor instructed Louder Sound of the music.
“He actually fought for it. I’m glad we received to play it reside earlier than he died. That was a particular second for me. After I hearken to it, it makes me smile to think about him.”
Frank Watkinson – “Snuff” (Slipknot Cowl)