Stone Sour Kick Out Guitarist Jim Root? (Updated)


Update – May 17th 3:47pm:

Stone Sour have now confirmed Root‘s departure.

Original Story:

Stone Sour guitarist Jim Root (also of Slipknot) looks to have been ejected from the outfit. Previously Root had missed the bands tour earlier this year in order to focus on new Slipknot material. An exchange recently captured on Root‘s Instagram by Loudwire (see below) has Root telling a fan that:

“I’m not in that band [Stone Sour] anymore. Not my decision. Not happy about it.”

Stone Sour's Jim Root On Instagram

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