Eloy Casagrande joins Sepultura

Brazilian metallers recruit new sticksman

Sepultura have announced Eloy Casagrande as their new drummer.

Eloy replaces Jean Dolabella behind the kit for the South American metal heroes.

The new recruit said: "When I got the invitation to join Sepultura, I was in shock. I'm a fan of the band for years; it'll be an honour to play with them."

Eloy, aged just 20, hails from Brazil and will be with Sepultura on their European tour which kicks of later this month.