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Black Light Burns

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Black Light Burns is an American rock group from California with industrial and gothic aspects, created by Wes Borland. The band's recording lineup consists of Borland himself, along with Danny Lohner (Nine Inch Nails), Josh Eustis (Telefon Tel Aviv), and Josh Freese (The Vandals, A Perfect Circle, Nine Inch Nails, DEVO). Their debut album, Cruel Melody, was released in early 2007.

Borland states that Black Light Burns is the culmination of the various projects he has been working on ever since he quit Limp Bizkit in 2001. Read more on Last.fm

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Top 6: Songs Wes Borland likes to play with various bands

May 14th, 2013

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Wes Borland is a man of many faces. He’s also a man of many bands. Everyone knows him for playing guitar in Limp Bizkit but he’s been in half a dozen others. Half a dozen, eh? Sounds like perfect fodder for a Top 6, so we asked him to pick his favourite song from each of them. The problem is that he’s played in more than six bands so this list doesn’t even include Big Dumb Face.

Wes Borland’s favourite songs to play with his Top 6 bands

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Interview: Wes Borland of Limp Bizkit / Black Light Burns

February 11th, 2013

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You’ll know Wes Borland from playing guitar in Limp Bizkit. You’ll know him from being that big, creepy body-painted guy onstage next to the red-hatted Fred Durst. You’ll know that he quit Limp Bizkit because he disliked what he was doing – it wasn’t fulfilling him creatively. Black Light Burns is what he does for creativity. His avant garde industrial other band is in the UK this week, promoting a brand new concept album, Lotus Island, released just six months after their last album.

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