Former NEVERMORE guitarist Jeff Loomis will enter the studio on 23rd August to begin recording his second solo album. Dirk Verbeuren of SOILWORK will play drums on the follow-up to 2008's ZERO ORDER PHASE, which will feature three or four tracks with vocals. Christine Rhoades, who previously collaborated with NEVERMORE on the DREAMING NEON BLACK(CD), will sing on selected tracks. Special guest guitarists will be announced in a future update. The entire recording process will be videotaped. Shortly after wrapping up in the studio, Jeff will embark on a three-week tour of special Schecter guitar clinics in China, scheduled for October.