Stone Sour has released the following statement:  "We regret to announce that Stone Sour bass player Shawn Economaki has gone home for personal issues. For the time being, we will continue to tour with a replacement bassist. We wish him all the best." 

Stone Sout is currently headlining the "Avalanche Tour" with Skillet,  Theory of A Deadman, Halestorm and Art of Dying.  No word on who is replacing Shawn on tour as well as their performance at Rock On The Range.

Stone Sour tour to support their third album, "Audio Secrecy", which has sold 163,000 copies in the United States since its September 2010 release. The single Hestitate is currently climbing the rock charts.