Fall Against Fate have announced on their Facebook page that they have recruited Jim Dummer as their new vocalist. They had parted ways with Ross Armson in September this year. The band have recorded a new track with Jim, which will be released soon, and will record a music video as well. They also have plans to tour Europe and the UK next year.
Paris based Beyond The Dust have announced Alex Lopes as their new vocalist. The second of their old vocalists, Anthony Dubois, has also left the band, leaving them with only one vocalist. They have also provided a teaser of their upcoming single, titled 'Reality Deformed', which will be released this Fall. The band's debut EP 'New Dawn' is still available for free download from the bands website.
California-based Elitist have uploaded a studio update video of their upcoming EP 'Earth' to their Youtube channel. Watch it below. The update also includes the announcement of the band's new vocalist Alex DeHeart. Two playthrough videos were posted earlier.
Following an intimate show in Milton Keynes, UK tonight, rumours are spreading about vocalist Dan Tompkins having left TesseracT. Several people who were present at the show claim that the band performed with an American vocalist, whom according to some is Elliot Coleman (Sky Eats Airplane, Of Man Not Of Machine). The news has not been confirmed through any official channels.
UPDATE: A live footage video of Elliot Coleman singing with Tesseract in Milton Keynes has surfaced on YouTube. Watch it below.
UPDATE 2: Dan Tompkins has supposedly left TesseracT because he has been offered to join a pop band. An official statement from the band should be out sometime in the coming week.
Keshav Dhar of Hydrodjent has announced that the name of his solo project has been changed to Skyharbor. He also reports that he has recruited a full time vocalist. He is working on an album that is slated for release in June this year. Two instrumental demos for the album are available on the project's Myspace page, and a track with vocals will be on the compilation CD of the next issue of Metal Hammer UK.
He writes: "[...] my solo project Hydrodjent has changed its name to Skyharbor, and has found a full time vocalist (Sunneith Revankar from Bhayanak Maut/Amidst The Chaos), and a track of ours from the upcoming album (to be out in June) is going on the Metal Hammer compilation CD in April :)"
CiLiCe have posted an official promotional footage video. It was shot during the 'Mini Mammoth UK tour 2010' and features Bryan Ramage as their new front man performing vocals on the 'Left Hemisphere' & 'Right Hemisphere' songs from the 'Deranged Headtrip' album. Watch it below.