Gene Hoglan (DEVIN TOWNSEND, DARK ANGEL, DEATH, DETHKLOK, STRAPPING YOUNG LAD, TESTAMENT, ZIMMERS HOLE) has revealed that he will not be taking part in FEAR FACTORY's upcoming tour which begins May 1st in San Antonio, TX, in support of their new album, The Industrialist.
Says Hoglan: "I must point out that this upcoming Fear Factory run in April through June, I won't be a part of, but I'm sure who ever they get is gonna kick some ass, absolutely! I'd like to wish them the best on the tour, and I'm sure everyone's gonna make out just fine.
Candlelight Records will release The Industrialist on June 5th in North America. The album was produced by the band with Rhys Fulber (FRONT LINE ASSEMBLY), the album was mixed by Greg Reely (PARADISE LOST). It features additional tracking by Logan Mader (GOJIRA, DIVINE HERESY, FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH) and artwork by Anthony Clarkson (DEVIN TOWNSEND).