This Southern California, USA-based sleaze rock outfit rose to prominence in the USA as the first signings to Korns Elementree label, and in the early years of the new millennium did much to rejuvenate the industrial metal scene pioneered by forefathers Ministry and Nine Inch Nails. The five members, who came together in 1997, were all veterans of the Los Angeles metal circuit. Ryan Shuck (11 April 1973, Taft, California, USA; guitar) had played with Korn vocalist Jonathan Davis in Sexart, Bobby Hewitt (b. Bobby Fernandez; drums) played with the Electric Love Hogs, Paige Haley (b. 10 May 1966, Oakland, California, USA; bass) was a member of various under performing LA bands, while Amir Derakh (b. Amir Davidson, 20 June 1963, Schenectady, New York, USA; guitar synthesizer) had recorded two albums with bog standard 80s metal act Rough Cutt. In the mid-90s, Derakh teamed up with Jay Gordon (b. 30 January 1967, San Francisco, California, USA; vocals) to produce...