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Former SOULFLY Guitarist MARC RIZZO Announces New Band HAIL THE HORNS; Cover KISS’s ‘God Of Thunder’

In addition, Rizzo will release his first-ever "best-of" compilation, "Living Shred Vol. 1", on September 10 via Godsize Records.

Guitarist Marc Rizzo (SOULFLY, CAVALERA CONSPIRACY) has launched the new band HAIL THE HORNS, alongside bassist Tony Campos (STATIC-X, FEAR FACTORY, SOULFLY) and drummer Christian “Opus” Lawrence (DEAD BY WEDNESDAY, ELLEFSON). The trio have recorded a cover of the KISS classic “God Of Thunder”, with Campos handling lead vocals. The track was recorded by Joey Concepcion and Nicky Bellmore (Dexters Lab Studio) and mixed by Matthew Nevitt (Inkei Studios). You can check out the lyric video for the track below.

In addition, Rizzo will release his first-ever “best-of” compilation, “Living Shred Vol. 1”, on September 10 via Godsize Records. The collection features 11 tracks spanning his four-album solo discography.

HAIL THE HORNS have also announced a handful of tour dates for November 2021:

Nov. 18 – Lombard, IL – Brauerhouse
Nov. 19 – Fort Wayne, IN – Piere’s
Nov. 20 – Des Moines, IA – Venue TBA
Nov. 21 – Braidwood, IL – Top Fuel Saloon

Catch Rizzo on tour this month with WHISKEYDICK:

Aug. 13 – Sioux Falls, SD – Big’s Bar w/ Enuff Z’Nuff
Aug. 14 – New Market, MN – The Doublewide
Aug. 15 – Green Bay, WI – Old School Bar
Aug. 16 – Pekin, IL – Twisted Spoke Saloon
Aug. 17 – Braidwood, IL – Top Fuel Saloon
Aug. 18 – Lombard, IL – Brauerhouse
Aug. 19 – Kansas City, MO – The Westport Saloon
Aug. 20 – Durham, CT -Soft Tail Saloon
Aug. 21 – Syracuse, NY – Outdoor Event
Aug. 24 – Denver, CO – Lion’s Lair
Aug. 25 – Colorado Springs, CO – The Triple Nickel
Aug. 26 – Amarillo, TX – Zombiez
Aug. 27 – Fort Worth, TX – The Rail Club

Yesterday it was announced that FEAR FACTORY’s Dino Cazares will play guitar for SOULFLY on the Max Cavalera-fronted band’s upcoming U.S. tour. Rizzo has not yet publicly commented on his departure from SOULFLY.