, the new industrial-style project featuring DISTURBED
frontman David Draiman
and former FILTER
guitarist Geno Lenardo
, will release its first single, "Vilify"
, in early February. The band's full-length debut will follow in the beginning of April via Warner Bros.
. Other songtitles set to appear on the CD include "You Think You Know"
and "War Of Lies"
is currently working on a video for "Vilify"
with renowned director P.R. Brown
, who has previously collaborated with such artists as MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE
, John Mayer
, Alicia Keys
, Carrie Underwood
, MÖTLEY CRÜE
and SIXX: A.M. Draiman
revealed the existence of the project last March, saying it would be in the vein of industrial acts like NINE INCH NAILS
. He later announced that Lenardo
was joining the group, although further members' identities have yet to be unveiled.DISTURBED
went on an open-ended hiatus in 2011, with Draiman
saying at the time that all four members wanted some time to pursue other endeavors. "We've got other things that each of the band members wanted to pursue individually, outside of DISTURBED
," he said. "There's other businesses we have, there's other interests. We've got futures hopefully to help cultivate for our families and our children, and they can't all revolve specifically around DISTURBED
has not indicated when it plans to return, although all four members say they're likely to come back.
Aside from Draiman
bassist John Moyer
has branched out recently by joining ADRENALINE MOB
, a new group also featuring ex-DREAM THEATER
and AVENGED SEVENFOLD
drummer Mike Portnoy