Bassist Tony Campos is out on tour with Static-X this fall, so Fear Factory have announced a replacement for their impending touring plans. Javier Arriaga of Scattered Storm, previously a tech for Fear Factory, will be taking on bass duties.
Arriaga announced his new role on social media:
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I can announce now since [Dino Cazares] mentioned it in an interview today for KLAQ. I’m gonna be playing bass with Fear Factory for the whole US run and some dates in Europe while Tony catches up with us. Today we practiced and it felt like a fucking dream. Someone pinch me please. Maybe not. I don’t want to wake up.