Cypress Hill, Deftones Members Form Supergroup

Cypress Hill rapper B-Real, Deftones guitarist Stephen Carpenter, and Fear Factory drummer Raymond Herrera and bassist Christian Olde Wolbers are planning an album as a supergroup. The as-yet-unnamed band, which wrote songs together during the winter, will begin recording soon, according to a posting on Fear Factory's Web site ( Fear Factory's management confirmed the site's validity. Both Cypress Hill and the Deftones have new albums due soon, while Fear Factory have just begun work on their follow-up to Obsolete (1998).