The Rock City archives: 2013

Drowning Pool + Fozzy, Rescue Rooms

  • Tuesday 16th April 2013
  • Supported by: Revoker
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Drowning Pool is an American metal band from Dallas, Texas.

In 2012 Drowning Pool has announced that new vocalist is Suicide Hook singer Jasen Moreno.

After parting ways with former singer Ryan McCombs, Drowning Pool recruited Moreno to go on the road with them. He made his live debut with the band on July 8 at a show in Ardmore, Okla.

Drowning Pool’s have teamed up with producer Kato Khandwalla for their fifth studio album, the first to feature Moreno. The disc is due out in early 2013.

 

Fozzy is a heavy metal band, fronted by professional wrestler Chris Jericho , and also including musicians from Stuck Mojo and on their recent album, guests from other established metal bands.

Fozzy’s song “Enemy” was the official theme song of WWE’s No Way Out pay-per-view event in February 2005. The music video for “Enemy” was released on the bonus disc of GuitarOne’s February 2005 edition. The song was also featured on the TNA iMPACT! show, just a few days before TNA Bound for Glory 2006.

Chasing the Grail is the fourth album from Heavy Rock group Fozzy. It is their first album since the release of All That Remains in 2005.On January 18, 2012, it was announced that Fozzy had signed with Century Media Records and plan to release a new album and DVD later in the summer. Not soon after, Jericho hinted the new album on his Twitter page saying 'New @FOZZYROCK album in August?!'. Jericho recently made a full-time return to the WWE on January 2nd but despite this, Fozzy were announced to be a part of the Download Festival in the UK, in the summer. On July 17th, Fozzy released the first single from their fifth studio album, Sin and Bones, titled "Sandpaper". The song features guest vocals by M. Shadows from Avenged Sevenfold and is also the Hell in a Cell theme song. The full Sin and Bones album was released on August 14th. Shortly after the album's release, Chris Jericho once again left the WWE, with his final appearance being on Raw, on August 20th so that he could go on tour with the band. Fozzy is currently playing on the Uproar Festival tour on the Jagermeister stage. After the Uproar Festival, Fozzy is scheduled to go on an international tour with stops in Europe and Australia.

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