The Scoop: Christian Martucci, Hardline Entertainment recording artist and Thousand Watt Stare member, has announced that he will be filling in for Stone Sour‘s guitarist Jim Root on the band’s upcoming Winter tour. Root is currently working on the new Slipknot record.
The Spin: An interesting selection from Corey Taylor and company to say the least, it will be intriguing to see how Martucci fairs on the road with the rest of Stone Sour. In the mean time, we suggest you prepare yourselves for new Slipknot – yes, you read that right.
The Question: How do you feel about Martucci filling in for Root? Do you plan on making it out to any of the dates of impending tour? If so, which ones? Let us know in the comments below!