Last Wednesday, July 20, metal fans descended on The Sunset Strip to meet the voice of their idolatry, Slipknot/Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor.

Signing copies of his new philosophical memoir, Seven Deadly Sins: Settling the Argument Between Born Bad and Damaged Good, Taylor packed the Book Soup aisles with eager youngsters who were treated to a reading from his new book, a Q&A session, and even a brief acoustic performance.

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–Brent X Mendoza