PLANET X Announce New Bassist

Progressive instrumentalists PLANET X have announced the addition of bassist Rufus Philpot into the band. Rufus has played with many great musicians such as Al DiMeola, Gary Husband and Adam Nussbaum. More information is available at his web site,

As previously reported, PLANET X recently parted ways with longtime guitarist Tony MacAlpine ands replaced him with T.J. Helmerich. MacAlpine played on the band's first three albums: "Universe" (2000), "Live in Oz" (2002) and "Moon Babies" (2002).

Upcoming PLANET X shows:

Jul. 09 - Baked Potato - Hollywood, CA
Jul. 11 - NEARfest 2004 - Bethlehem, PA
Jul. 13 - DrumPad - Palatine, IL


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