Tag Archives: Mick Thomson

Slipknot’s Mick Thomson got spinal replacement surgery

Posted by on February 8, 2017

Anyone that’s seen Slipknot’s live show wouldn’t be surprised that sometimes injuries happen. While they’re not the keg-throwing band they were when they began, there’s still plenty of jumping and tons of headbanging. Corey Taylor had to have spinal surgery last year, which postponed the band’s tour by a way, that also happened to Jim […]

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Metal Insider’s top 10 most shocking moments of 2015

Posted by on December 23, 2015

As we look back at 2015, it was a pretty batshit crazy year all around. There were tons of releases, almost as many tours, and as jaded at the metal community is, there are always a handful of things that take everyone by surprise. Given the way the year wound up, the #1 most shocking moment […]

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Slipknot guitarist charged with disorderly conduct in knife fight with brother

Posted by on March 21, 2015

Needless to say, it hasn’t been a great month for Mick Thomson, who was arrested and sent to the hospital after getting stabbed in the head by his brother. While the Slipknot guitarist is supposedly doing fine after the altercation, now he’s reportedly getting charged with disorderly conduct. According to The Des Moines Register, a police […]

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Slipknot guitarist stabbed in head [UPDATED]

Posted by on March 11, 2015

Well this is insane. Slipknot guitarist Mick Thomson has been seriously injured after being stabbed in the head by his younger brother. Iowa’s KCCI reports that police were dispatched to Thomson’s Clive, IA home, where apparently Thomson (full name Mickael Gordon Thomson) and his brother Andrew got in an argument inside his home that spilled […]

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