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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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Corey Taylor Opens Up About Depression + Attempted Suicide

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You Rock Foundation

Corey Taylor discusses his dark teenage years, his battle with depression and his attempted suicide.

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

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Michael Kovac, Getty Images

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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Corey Taylor Reveals Reason for His Two-Piece Slipknot Mask

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Roadrunner Records

The frontman discusses the creation of his distinctive new two-piece Slipknot mask.

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Stone Sour Begin Recording Covers Album

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Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

After busting out Metallica’s ‘Creeping Death’ and Kiss’ ‘Love Gun’ on their last tour, Stone Sour have begun recording a covers album.

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Corey Taylor Talks Stone Sour’s Split with Jim Root + Tense Slipknot Recording Sessions

Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire
Spencer Kaufman, Loudwire

Corey Taylor opens up about Stone Sour parting ways with Jim Root while the two musicians continue to be members of Slipknot.

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Jim Root Reveals He ‘Wasn’t Really Happy’ in Stone Sour and His Ousting Was ‘For The Better’

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Mary Ouellette, SheWillShootYou.com

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."

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‘Fear Clinic,’ Featuring Corey Taylor, to Premiere at Screamfest Horror Film Festival

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Kathy Flynn, WickedGoddessPhotography.com

The new horror flick 'Fear Clinic,' which features Corey Taylor, will premiere at the Screamfest Horror Film Festival in Los Angeles next month.

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Corey Taylor + Duff McKagan Latest Rockers to Take Part in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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YouTube

Corey Taylor and Duff McKagan are among the latest rockers to participate in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

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