“We have a kook running for president.”
The LA heavy metal band will land on Aussie soil in June.
“It doesn’t help when it’s 4:30am and snowing outside!”
Fear Factory have released the tracklist and cover art for their forthcoming ninth studio album and given away a few hints on what to expect. The album is due out on 7th August and is called Genexus which “describes the next transition in human evolution as man moves forward to a ‘mechanical’ state of being,”
Well, the circus came to town and now, just like that, it’s gone again. The Pale Emperor crossed into pirate-infested waters, the world’s most fabulous heavy metal frontman couldn’t find a parking space, and Mother Nature took a huge dump on the city of Sydney. Now it’s time to ice our blisters, moisturise our sunburn
Canada’s largest music festival, Amnesia Rockfest, has unveiled a pretty spectacular 2015 lineup, headlined by the likes of System Of A Down, Linkin Park, The Offspring and Slayer. In total, the festival has recruited over 100 acts across rock, metal, punk, industrial, hardcore and even rap. Other Amnesia Rockfest acts which are sure to wet
The unholy trinity of Fear Factory, Exodus and Terror Universal will join forces for two monster Soundwave 2015 sideshows in Sydney and Melbourne this month. The Sidewaves will hit Melbourne’s 170 Russell on Monday, February 23rd, and Sydney’s Metro Theatre on Wednesday, February 25th, in the week adjoining both cities’ instalments of the festival. The
With the release of 1995’s Demanufacture, Californian industrial metal outfit Fear Factory redefined what it meant for an album to be ahead of its time. The band’s trademark combination of turbo-charged guitar work and towering vocal hooks provided the blueprint for a sea of imitators who to this day fail to mimic the power and
Soundwave-bound industrial metallers Fear Factory have revealed that a follow-up to their 2012 album, The Industrialist, is tentatively slated for release in early 2015. Guitarist Dino Cazares says the band are currently completing their writing process, and will hit the studio next month to begin tracking the album. “We’re doing pre-production right now and we’ll
Lineup due August!
Metal juggernauts Fear Factory might be making their way to our shores as a part of Soundwave 2015, according to promoter AJ Maddah, who reached out to founding member Dino Cazares via Twitter. “Are you jerks ready to play #SW15?,” wrote Maddah. To which Cazares replied a succinct, “FUCK YEAH!!!!! We are ready.” Plans for
Fear Factory’s 1995 masterpiece Demanufacture has long been considered a groundbreaking heavy metal album; at the time there was simply nothing else like it. Despite a stack of imitators since its release, no-one has come close to its pseudo-industrial, sci fi-thrash metal sound. It is a unique album released ahead of its time, and when
Having shaped much of the landscape for modern day metal via dominating the scene during the ’90s, Fear Factory have announced they will be heading to Australia for a headlining tour with a twist. This time round Fear Factory will be performing their seminal album Demanufacture live from start to finish for the very first
Lucifer’s cruise ship is setting sail once again, with 70,000 Tons Of Metal having listed the first 9 of 40 bands set to come aboard and rock the boat on the 5-day theme cruise, which is set to sail on the heaviest of seas next January. Among the first acts announced is Fear Factory, with
Ex-Fear Factory member Christian Olde Wolbers has staked his claim to be the new bass player in Machine Head, posting an audition video on YouTube. The Dutch-born musician – who was bass player for nine years (1993-2002) and guitarist for six years until his departure in 2008 – is now in with a shot of
Earlier today, Feeds reported on the news that Fear Factory would potentially be touring Australia and New Zealand. Well, surprise! It’s looking like the dates have now been locked in too…Though not officially. The initial clues came in from Under The Radar, which revealed a New Zealand date, but now their website has revealed extra
Under The Radar have just reported that industrial metal giants Fear Factory are confirmed to play a special one-off gig in New Zealand on Saturday, 22nd September at The Powerstation in Auckland. When looking at Fear Factory’s listed tour dates, there is a gap between August 16 in Poughkeepsie, NY and October 27 at Nottingham,
Metal juggernauts Fear Factory have taken to Amazon.com to preview their latest offering The Industrialist.
Fear Factory have just announced that they have recently completed mixing on their new album, The Industrialist, with Greg Reely (Skinny Puppy) at a Canadian studio. Apparently the desolation helps them work.