DJ Sid "0" Wilson is Slipknot's turntablist and is by far the craziest member with some seriously insane injuries. Outisde Slipknot, Sid was known by aka DJ Starscream and has released many solo albums.
Jay Weinberg is Slipknot's replacement drummer for the departed Joey Jordison. Max Weinberg introduced Jay Weinberg to Slipknot and the band liked what he brought to the table and was told he was free to join and he accepted.
Alessandro is Slipknot's replacement Bassist after the death of Paul Gray. Alessandro "Alex" "V-man" Venturella is a British metal musician who has served as a lead guitarist for Krokodil and Cry For Silence. Alex was a Guitar Tech for Slipknot.
Chris "3" Fehn is the second custom percussionist for the band, replacing Brandon. Chris was friends with Shawn Crahan before joining the band. Before joining the band, Chris was an electrician.
James "4" Root is the rhythm guitarist of Slipknot. Jim replaced Josh Brainard during the final recording stages of the s/t album. Jim was also part of Stone Sour with Corey Taylor. Jim was fired from Stone Sour in 2014.
Craig "5" Jones is the sampler/synth player of the band and provides the band with sampled sound clips from obscure as well as popular horror flicks. His nickname is 133 (as that was the fastest computer speed at the time)
Shawn "6" Crahan is one of the founding members of Slipknot and currently serves as one of the two custom percussionists for the band. He is touted as the man behind the whole concept of Slipknot and is very artistic and creative.
Mick "7" Thomson is the lead guitar player and the resident serial killer fanatic. He was recruited by the band through local Des Moines act - Modifidious, and runs his own guitar school called "Ye Olde Guitar Shop". Also a BC Rich endorsee for 5 years, but after a disagreement with his guitars, Mick changed from BC Rich to Ibanez. In 2016 Mick signed with Jackson Guitars.
Corey "8" Taylor was recruited from local Des Moines group - Stone Sour, and replaced Anders Colsefni from the 1999 s/t release. Corey still plays with Stone Sour as a side project in between Slipknot cycles. He has also released a range of books.