STONE SOUR has released the following statement:
“We regret to announce that [STONE SOUR bassist] Shawn Economaki has gone home for personal issues. For the time being, we will continue to tour with a replacement bassist. We wish him all the best.”
STONE SOUR is currently taking part in the “Avalanche Tour” with SKILLET, THEORY OF A DEADMAN, HALESTORM and ART OF DYING.
The band’s third album, “Audio Secrecy”, has sold 163,000 copies in the United States since its September 2010 release, according to Nielsen SoundScan.
STONE SOUR’s latest video, “Hesitate”, was filmed on September 20, 2010 in Los Angeles with director Paul Brown (JACK WHITE/ALICIA KEYS, AVENGED SEVENFOLD, JOHN MAYER) and directing collective Beta Movement/Skulley FX.