Think of the last metal concert you attended (or what you'd envision one to be like). You're probably seeing hordes of people screaming along to screamy songs, sweating, having a great time. You probably also think of headbanging and jumping around, two very particular physical gestures commonplace in heavy music. What if that couldn't happen? It would be a little weird, right?
Neck Update: follow-up appt w/ Dr was great! For now, no headbanging, jumping. But I'll sing my ass off. Back to 90% 4-6 months, 100%/year.— Jalapeno Throat, LLC (@CoreyTaylorRock) June 22, 2016
Earlier this month his band were force to cancel tour dates after Taylor underwent emergency spinal surgery. It was later revealed that he broke his neck without realizing it (how metal is that?) Anyway, the guy finally got himself checked out and that means laying low for a minute.
Get well soon, guy! Next, watch an original Fuse interview with Taylor: