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Below is our complete .bipolar. news coverage, including columns and articles pertaining to the band. Some articles listed may be indirectly related, such as side projects of the band members, etc.
Nevada metal outfit .biopolar. has checked in with the following statement about parting ways with the band's guitar player Brian Jackson, who joined the group last year:
"After a year and a half as part of .bipolar. we are saddened to announce the departure of guitarist Brian Jackson. We wish him the best of success in his future endeavors.
Las Vegas metal band .bipolar. announced last week that guitarist Rob Bauer would be stepping down and Brian Jackson (formerly of Skinlab, Society 1 and Kreep) will be taking the position. The band comments:
"We want to thank everyone who has been supportive to us over the last 10 years. We wouldn't still be doing this if it wasn't for the amazing experiences and people we've been lucky to encounter.
"We announced a few weeks ago that Rob had to step down from his position as guitar player and now we want to proudly announce that a replacement has been found. Everyone please welcome Brian Jackson to the .bipolar. family.
"He comes to us with a long resume of amazing bands such as Kreep, Skinlab and Society 1 as well as with great enthusiasm for all that .bipolar. is. He also is out to break our 2 year guitar player curse! Great things are in store...."
Las Vegas female fronted act .bipolar. self released sixth album "Amor Fati" earlier this month, and tracks from the release are now available for streaming through the player below or over at the band's official website here. The band also commented:
".bipolar. one of Las Vegas’ only female fronted metal bands recorded their follow up to 2010’s Valley of Fire with producer Jason Constantine. The album Amor Fati features six songs The Opening, False, See You Next Tuesday, Marla Singer, Callow, and Adament.
"This release comes just five months before .bipolar. celebrates ten years as a band. Forming in 2003 in Sacramento the band worked hard to establish themselves as a strong DIY female fronted metal band. In 2004 they were recognized with an award from the Sacramento News & Review for Best local Metal/Hard Rock Band. After four albums, a few line-up changes and numerous shows vocalist Charlie and drummer Brian Hanks moved to Las Vegas in 2008.
"Shortly after relocating the duo found bass player Chris Kmit and a former guitar player with whom they recorded Valley of Fire and built a reputation as a professional and dedicated DIY metal band within Las Vegas’ scene. Amor Fati features songs written with new guitar player Rob Bauer who joined last July.
"In support of the new release .bipolar. has shows lined up for early 2013. On January 12th at the Cheyenne Saloon in Las Vegas they will be supporting Asesino featuring members of Fear Factory and Soulfly." More...