Scum Hits The Road

Eclipse act plans monthlong tour.

Scum of the Earth, the new band of ex-Rob Zombie guitarist Riggs, is hitting the road on a U.S. tour supporting its Eclipse Records debut, "Blah ... Blah ... Blah ... Love Songs for the New Millennium."

The tour begins Oct. 26 at the Whiskey in Los Angeles, the same day the record is released. The album features Zombie drummer John Tempesta, his brother Mike Tempesta (Powerman 5000) on guitar, System Of A Down drummer John Dolmayan and Clay Others on bass. On tour, Riggs will be joined by Adema guitarist Ransom, PM5K drummer Adrian Ost and Others.

Dates are on the books until Nov. 28 at the Scout Bar in Houston. The band is booked by Mike Kelly at Seamless Talent.