Stone Sour Announce Johnny Chow as Touring Bassist
Stone Sour have officially announced
Cavalera Conspiracy and
Soulfly bassist, Johnny
Chow as their touring bassist on the 'House of Gold &
Bones Part 1 & 2' tour.
Guitarist Josh Rand broke the news in a recent
interview with Metal
Shrine, but now the band have made the move official telling
fans the news via their Facebook
In the recent interview, the Rand said of Chow (via LoudWire):
"He came in, a super cool guy and did all 24 songs in five
days. It was insane! I don't think people realize how great of a
player he is. It was just insane to watch him knock these songs
out. With him coming in and doing that, it just added another level
of energy to the whole project and he took a lot of the songs to a
The vacancy was temporally filled by Skid Row's
Rachel Bolan following the exit of
founding bassist Shawn Economaki from the
outfit. However, Bolan was recalled to his day job with Row paving
the way for Chow to join.
In making the official announcement, Rand stated:
I am pleased to announce that Johny Chow will be playing
bass guitar with Stone Sour on the House of Gold and Bones Parts 1
& 2 tour cycle. Johny is a fantastic player and a long-time
friend of the band. We are all excited to have him be part of what
will be our most exciting and ambitious album cycle yet.
All the best,
For details regarding dates and venues for the upcoming 'House of
Gold & Bones Part 1 & 2' head to the band's official website.
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