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Slipknot’s Jim Root Teaches You How To Play ‘The Devil in I’ – Exclusive Video Premiere

In this new video, fans can take a free lesson from Jim Root on how to play Slipknot’s 'The Devil in I' on guitar.

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7 Unforgettable Jim Root Slipknot Moments

Jim Root is the possessed jester of Slipknot, shredding through the act’s brand of sick noise on guitar.

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Slipknot’s Jim Root Has Guitar Stolen in Portland

Oh no! Slipknot axeman Jim Root had his guitar stolen from the band's practice room while they were on stage. Take a look at the guitar and keep an eye out!

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

Jim Root: Being ‘Dumped’ by Stone Sour ‘Lit a Fire Under My A–‘

In 2014, guitarist Jim Root was kicked out of Stone Sour. While an exact reason was never given, the decision came after he decided not to participate in the group’s tour in order to work on a Slipknot album.

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

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

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

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

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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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

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

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

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Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire / Liz Ramanand, Loudwire

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

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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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

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

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

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com / Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

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

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

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