Corey Taylor opens up about Stone Sour parting ways with Jim Root while the two musicians continue to be members of Slipknot.
In a new interview, the guitarist gathered some hindsight and said he "wasn't really happy" in Stone Sour anymore and the decision was "for the better."
The new horror flick 'Fear Clinic,' which features Corey Taylor, will premiere at the Screamfest Horror Film Festival in Los Angeles next month.
Corey Taylor and Duff McKagan are among the latest rockers to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Stone Sour have utilized their comics for the 'House of Gold & Bones' lyric video.
Slipknot's Corey Taylor speaks with 'Loudwire Nights' host Full Metal Jackie and offers a huge update on the progress of the band's new album.
Taylor absorbed brutal humor from Slipknot's Shawn 'Clown' Crahan, Anthrax's Scott Ian, 'That Metal Show' hosts Don Jamieson + Jim Florentine and many others.
Update (5:45PM ET): This story has been amended with a statement from Stone Sour confirming that Jim Root is in fact no longer in the band.
Earlier this year, guitarist Jim Root sat out Stone Sour's tour with the reason given that he was concentrating his efforts on writing music for Slipknot's next album. However, now the band has announced that it has parted ways with Root.
2013 was a great year for video director Phil Mucci, as his work on Stone Sour's 'Do Me a Favor' and Huntress' 'Zenith' promos landed not only on Loudwire's 10 Best Rock and Metal Videos lists, but other site's Top 10 lists as well. Beginning several years back with High on Fire's 'Fertile Green,' Opeth's 'The Devil's Orchard' and Pig Destroyer's 'The Diplomat,' Mucci's videos began to take on a more distinctive animated style.