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Munkying About: Korn guitarist launches new band

Korn

guitarist

James Munky Shaffer

has announced he's starting an all-star band:

Fear And The Nervous System

The band features Munky on guitar and vocals;

Billy Gould

(

Faith No More

) on bass;

Wes Borland

(

Black Light Burns

,

Limp Bizkit

) on guitar;

Brooks Wackerman

(

Bad Religion

,

Tenacious D

) on drums and percussion;

Leopold Ross

on programming and guitars; and

Zach Baird

on keyboards and programming. The album will be produced by Shaffer, Ross, and Jim Monti, with additional production by

Tim Harkins

and

Danny Lohner

(

Nine Inch Nails

).

Fear And The Nervous System will release their debut album on August 8 via Munky's own label, Emotional Syphon Recordings.