Slipknot and Stone Sour guitarist Jim Root is a total gearhead and guitar collector, and he has two signature instruments available from Fender—a Jazzmaster and a Telecaster. In the clip above, he discusses his signature Jazzmaster in detail, and it's pretty interesting, because he seems to have totally torn down and redesigned the instrument; from the fretboard to the wood used in the body to the pickups, it really represents his tastes as a player. Watch now!


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