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Taproot Announce Drummer Switch, Welcome Dave Coughlin
Taproot announced recently that Dave Coughlin will be replacing Nick Fredell as the band's drummer. The announcement came just as the band revealed more U.S. tour dates for the end of this summer. Taproot has already posted pictures of new drummer Coughlin posing with fans (seen above) on the b…
Taproot Planning Tour Dates With Modern Day Escape
It is shaping up to be quite a busy fall touring season for rock and metal bands. Taproot -- who exploded onto the scene in 2000 thanks to an indirect boost from a little tiff with Limp Bizkit's Fred Durst -- are taking to the road to support their new album, 'Plead the Fifth...
Taproot Guitarist: ‘There Is No Finish Line’

"There's no finish line really," says Taproot guitarist Michael DeWolf of the band's current career trajectory. Five albums in and DeWolf admits every day is a struggle for survival. "It's always trying for this or striving for that. It's always going to be there; a struggle I guess t…
Taproot, ‘Our Long Road Home’ — New Album
Michigan hard rockers Taproot are following up 'Our Long Road Home' with their Victory Records debut, 'Plead the Fifth,' which will drop on May 11. Word is the album draws from the band's hugely successful debut, 'Gift,' which put them on the metal map...
Taproot Slaving Away at Michigan Farm on ‘Plead the Fifth’

This spring, Taproot return with their fifth studio set (and Victory records debut) 'Plead the Fifth,' an album the band's in the midst of recording at this very moment somewhere on some farm in Sullivan, Mich., with producer Tim Patalan. Noisecreep recently caught up with Taproot guitarist Mike DeW…