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Slipknot’s Mick Thomson: ‘We Hope To Do Our Next Record Sooner’

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Slipknot hope to follow up their latest album in a quicker time than it has taken in the past.

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Slipknot’s Jim Root Confirms He Played Bass for Part of ‘.5: The Gray Chapter’

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Slipknot's Jim Root reveals he pulled double duty, playing bass on a number of the '.5: The Gray Chapter' songs.

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Slipknot Guitarist Jim Root: ‘We Don’t See a Penny Off of Record Sales’

Jim Root
Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Slipknot guitarist Jim Root says the group hasn’t seen “a penny off of record sales” and they “never have.”

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Corey Taylor on Stone Sour Split With Jim Root: ‘I Just Want Him to Be Happy’

Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire / Liz Ramanand, Loudwire
Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire / Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

Corey Taylor reveals in a new interview that after having time to reflect, he feels Jim Root's exit from Stone Sour was the right decision for everyone.

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Guitarist Jim Root Compares Stone Sour to a ‘Sinking Ship’

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Former Stone Sour guitarist Jim Root has taken another shot at his onetime band.

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Slipknot + Former Stone Sour Guitarist Jim Root: ‘I’ve Never Had a Problem With Corey Taylor’

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com / Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

Now former Stone Sour guitarist Jim Root digs deeper into the issues that led to his exit from the band.

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Slipknot’s Jim Root Addresses Band’s Alleged Lack of Concern Over Paul Gray’s Drug Addiction

Slipknot's Jim Root
Roadrunner

Slipknot's Jim Root has commented on Brenna Gray's testimony that the band didn't intervene when asked prior to her husband's death.

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Corey Taylor Addresses Oustings of Slipknot’s Joey Jordison + Stone Sour’s Jim Root

Corey Taylor
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Corey Taylor, who fronts both Slipknot and Stone Sour, and currently describes himself as "one of the most hated dudes right now."

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Former Stone Sour Guitarist Jim Root Rips Group for Being a ‘Poppy Rock Band’

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Former Stone Sour guitarist Jim Root has ripped his ex band for their poppy musical direction and motivations.

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Slipknot’s Jim Root: I Think We’re Always Going to Deny Who the New Drummer Is

Slipknot's Jim Root
Roadrunner

Though evidence points to the drummer and bassist's identities, Slipknot guitarist Jim Root claims, "I think we're always going to deny who it is."

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