DISTURBED Singer Says It's Hard To Assemble 'Music As A Weapon' Tour
Launch Radio Networks reports: DISTURBED has enlisted STONE SOUR for its third Music As A Weapon tour. The band says it always has a hard time assembling a balanced roster for the tour. Singer David Draiman told Launch the band has a difficult time building the bill for the Music As A Weapon tour because they have a hard time finding bands who are one step down from them."We have almost too many bands to chose from," he said. "The issue nowadays is there aren't too many bands out there that are just a step down from us. There's a lot of bands out there that are doing similar business as us: you take a KORN, you take a GODSMACK. It's hard to partner up with somebody who basically can go out and do the business on their own. So it's difficult building the bill."
Previous Music As A Weapon tours have featured bands such as CHEVELLE, TAPROOT, and DROWNING POOL.
The Music As A Weapon III tour is likely to run into February of 2007. More acts will be announced soon, as well as dates, cities and venues for the tour, which will begin sometime in November.
To comment on a
story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Once you're logged in, you will be able to comment. User comments or postings do not reflect the viewpoint of
does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves. To do so, click the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment (the arrow is invisible until you roll over it) and select the appropriate action. You can also send an e-mail to blabbermouthinbox(@)gmail.com with pertinent details.
reserves the right to "hide" comments that may be considered offensive, illegal or inappropriate and to "ban" users that violate the site's Terms Of Service. Hidden comments will still appear to the user and to the user's Facebook friends. If a new comment is published from a "banned" user or contains a blacklisted word, this comment will automatically have limited visibility (the "banned" user's comments will only be visible to the user and the user's Facebook friends).