KING DIAMOND guitarist Andy La Rocque (pictured) has confirmed to BraveWords.com that he has joined forces with past and present members of HAMMERFALL and YNGWIE MALMSTEEN to form and as-yet-unnamed supergroup.
Says Andy, “We are recording just a few songs to start with, just to see if there is interest in this thing.”
The lineup is as follow:
Magnus Rosén (bass – ex-Hammerfall)
Andy La Rocque (guitar – King Diamond)
Anders Johansson (drums – Hammerfall, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen)
Mats Olausson (keyboards, ex-Yngwie Malmsteen)
Mikael Ågren (vocals/guitar – ex-NOSTRADAMEUS)
The group will be working on the new songs at La Rocque’s Sonic Train Studios in Varberg, Sweden. Stay tuned for further updates.