The Pixies have found a replacement for bassist Kim Shattuck , who left the group earlier this month. The band has announced that Paz Lenchantin , who previously played with A Perfect Circle , ZWAN and The Entrance Band , will take Shattuck’s place in the lineup.
“We are really looking forward to playing with her,” says drummer David Lovering in a statement. “Working with different bass players is very new for the band, but we’re having a great time doing it.”
In other Pixies news, the band has unveiled a new a video for “Another Toe in the Ocean,” a cut off their recently-released EP, EP-1 . The four-minute animated clip focuses on the misadventures of frontman Black Francis as he runs a marathon, dodges falling bombs and avoids getting eaten by a whale.
The Pixies will kick off the next leg of their North American trek on January 15 at Massey Hall in Toronto, ON. Visit PixiesMusic.com to view the full itinerary.
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