CHEVELLE At Work On New Album, Confirm New Bassist

Launch Radio Networks reports: CHEVELLE has posted a message at its official web site,, saying that the band is currently writing and recording material for its fourth album. No other details on the project were made available. A spokesperson has told Launch that frontman Pete Loeffler and drummer Sam Loeffler have chosen their brother-in-law, Dean Bernardini, as a permanent replacement for their brother and bassist, Joe Loeffler, who was dismissed from the band last year.

The group has posted a live version of its song, "The Clincher", at its web site. The clip was shot in CHEVELLE's hometown of Chicago.

CHEVELLE will hit the road, and possibly test out some new songs, in March as support for NICKELBACK. Confirmed dates are:

Mar. 03 - Glendale, AZ - Glendale Arena
Mar. 04 - El Paso, TX - El Paso County Coliseum
Mar. 06 - Lubbock, TX - United Spirit Arena
Mar. 07 - Oklahoma City, OK - Cox Business Services Convention
Mar. 08 - Bossier City, LA - CenturyTel Center
Mar. 10 - Corpus Christi, TX - Concrete St. Amphitheater Pavilion
Mar. 11 - San Antonio, TX - Freeman Coliseum
Mar. 14 - Tampa, FL - St. Pete Times Forum
Mar. 15 - Hollywood, FL - Seminole Hard Rock Live Arena
Mar. 17 - Duluth, GA - Arena at Gwinnett Center


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