Slipknot guitarists Jim Root and Mick Thomson 2004
In the recording studio with Jim Root and Mick Thomson during Subliminal verses January 2004
Slipknot Recording Studio 2004
Jim Root – James Donald Root (born October 2, 1971), also known by his number #4. Is an American musician, best known for being the rhythm guitarist for the heavy metal band Slipknot. Also the former lead guitarist for the American alternative metal band Stone Sour.
Mick Thomson (born November 3, 1973). Born in Des Moines, Iowa, he is best known as one of two guitarists in Slipknot. In which he is designated #7. Thomson originally met founding member Paul Gray through their mutual involvement in death metal band Body Pit. Following the departure of Joey Jordison in 2013, Thomson is now the third longest-serving member of the band.