The album produced three singles; "The Heretic Anthem", "Left Behind" and then "My Plague" which appeared on the soundtrack for the film Resident Evil. In 2002, Slipknot made their first (and to-date only) appearance in a movie, performing the song "I Am Hated" in a scene in the remake of Rollerball. The release of the album and the promotion in support of it proved great for the band's popularity, to the extent of them selling out shows in large arenas in several countries.
The Heretic Anthem" (released as "Heretic Song" as a single) is a song by American heavy metal band Slipknot. The song was released as a promotional single from their second album Iowa. Revolver describes "The Heretic Anthem" as being derived more from death metal than nu metal. The song was written about record labels who initially showed no interest in signing a recording contract with the band
Tracklist: - 01. Heretic Song (Rough Mix) - Total time.
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The Heretic Anthem has been released as a promotional single twice. One version of the promotional single was for Iowa, and included the rough mix of the song, called the "Heretic Song". The other version was a live single that was a promotional item for Disasterpieces. This version included the performance of "The Heretic Anthem" from Disasterpieces in both audio and visual. It also included a trailer for Disasterpieces.
Band Name Slipknot (USA-1). Album Name The Heretic Anthem. 1. Heretic Song (Rough). The Heretic Anthem (Live). 2. The Heretic Anthem (Live) (Video). 3. Disaterpieces DVD Trailer (Video).
|A||Heretic Song (Rough)||4:19|
|B||Heretic Song (Rough)||4:19|
|99 202072||Slipknot||Heretic Song (Rough Mix) (CD, Single, Promo)||Roadrunner Records||99 202072||UK, Europe & US||2001|
|RR PROMO 601||Slipknot||Heretic Song (Rough Mix) (Cass, Single, Promo)||Roadrunner Records||RR PROMO 601||US||2001|
|99 202072||Slipknot||Heretic Song (Rough) (CD, Single, Promo)||Roadrunner Records||99 202072||UK, Europe & US||2001|
|none||Slipknot||Heretic Anthem (Clean Version) (CDr, Promo)||Roadrunner Records||none||UK||2001|