NewsFebruary 21, 2023 12:17 PM ET4,045 views

Fear Factory announce Milo Silvestro as their new vocalist

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Stephanie Cabral

Fear Factory has just announced who their replacement vocalist will be. The industrial metal band tried out over 300 vocalist and chose to go with Milo Silvestro (formerly of Dead Channel), who they felt fit in best with the group.

Former longtime vocalist Burton C Bell left due to irreconcilable differences between himself and founding guitarist Dino Cazares in 2020.

Guitarist Dino Cazares shared the following:

THE MACHINE WILL RISE

It's time to introduce the world to our new vocalist, Milo Silvestro. The search was long and meticulous, but I know for sure we got the right guy.

It is a big week for us in Fear Factory as we make our final preparations for our return to the live stage touring across the US beginning February 25th on the "Rise Of The Machine" tour. We can't wait to get out on the road and start kicking some ass.

Silvestro also added:

This is a huge opportunity for me, I've been a fan of the band for many years and it feels very surreal but I'm excited to be part of it. I know I have some massive shoes to fill but I'm here to do it in the best way possible and give justice to the vocal legacy of this legendary band.

Fear Factory is set to kick off

You can see Fear Factory along with their new vocalist on the upcoming Static-X tour which kicks off this week.

2/25 San Francisco, CA @ The Fillmore
2/27 Portland, OR @ Roseland
2/28 Seattle, WA @ Showbox
3/1 Vancouver, BC @ Rickshaw Theater
3/2 Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory
3/3 Boise, ID @ Revolution Concert Hall
3/4 Reno, NV @ Virginia Street Brewhouse
3/5 Sacramento, CA @ Ace Of Spades

dates w/ Mushroomhead

3/7 Phoenix, AZ @ Van Buren
3/8 Albuquerque, NM @ El Rey Theater
3/9 Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom
3/10 Dallas, TX @ House of Blues
3/11 San Antonio, TX @ The Aztec Theater
3/12 Houston, TX @ House Of Blues
3/14 Atlanta, GA @ Buckhead Theater
3/15 Orlando, FL @ Plaza Live
3/16 Charlotte, NC @ Underground
3/17 Baltimore, MD @ Soundstage
3/18 Philadelphia, PA @ T.L.A.
3/19 New York, NY @ Irving Plaza
3/21 Boston, MA @ Big Night Live
3/22 New Haven, CT @ Toad's
3/23 Montreal, QC @ Corona
3/24 Toronto, ON @ Phoenix
3/25 Detroit, MI @ St. Andrews Hall

dates w/ Twiztid

3/26 Cleveland, OH @ House Of Blues 
3/28 Pittsburgh, PA @ Roxian
3/29 Cincinnati, OH @ Bogarts
3/30 Columbus, OH @ The King of Clubs
3/31 Ft. Wayne, IN @ The Clyde
4/1 Milwaukee, WI @ The Rave
4/2 Green Bay, WI @ Epic Event Center
4/4 Grand Rapids, MI @ Intersection
4/5 St. Louis, MO @ Del 3/Hall
4/6 Indianapolis, IN @ The Vogue
4/7 Chicago, IL @ House Of Blues
4/8 Minneapolis, MN @ The Fillmore
4/9 Lincoln, NE @ Bourbon Theater
4/11 Denver, CO @ The Summit
4/13 Las Vegas, NH @ House Of Blues
4/14 San Diego, CA @ House Of Blues
4/15 Los Angeles, Ca @ Belasco Theater




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