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Is Hard Rock About To Roar Back Into The Mainstream?

Hard rock is not dead; it has merely retreated to the range to plot its comeback. …
Chris DeVille | May 26, 2016 - 2:10 pm

Hey! People Still Like The Lumineers

The year was 2012. Mumford & Sons, whose slow-burn 2009 blockbuster Sigh No More was still selling like crazy, released a sophomore full-length called Babel
Chris DeVille | April 21, 2016 - 5:37 pm

Adrenaline Turns 20

Let's talk about nü-metal. …
Chris DeVille | October 2, 2015 - 2:20 pm

More Deftones stories

Saudade – “Saudade”

Saudade is a new supergroup made up of Deftones' Chino Moreno, Bad Brains' Dr. Know, John Medeski, Mackie Jayson (Bad Brains, Cro-Mags), and Chuck Doom,…
James Rettig | April 28, 2016 - 12:38 pm

Watch Deftones Roar Through Two Songs On Kimmel

Last week, Deftones, who'd been away for a while, came back with a layered and powerful new album called Gore. And last night, they took…
Tom Breihan | April 13, 2016 - 9:23 am

Deftones – “Prayers/Triangles” Video

Last week, emotive art-metal warriors Deftones released Gore, their impressive new album. And today, they've shared their video for the surging, expressive "Prayers/Triangles," the album's…
Tom Breihan | April 12, 2016 - 10:15 am

Deftones – “Hearts/Wires”

On Friday, moody metal masters Deftones return with Gore, their first album in four years. The first two songs we've heard, "Prayers/Triangles" and "Doomed User,"
Tom Breihan | April 4, 2016 - 9:05 am

Watch Deftones Perform With Bushwick Bill At SXSW

Deftones played SXSW for the first time ever yesterday, and they were joined by a surprise guest. A few songs into their set, before they…
Peter Helman | March 19, 2016 - 7:54 pm

Deftones – “Doomed User”

Deftones, masters of the searching and heartbroken chug-wail for 20 years and counting, are about to return with the new album Gore, their first in…
Tom Breihan | March 16, 2016 - 10:05 am

Watch Deftones Debut “Prayers/Triangles” & “Doomed User” At First Show Of 2016

Deftones will release their new album, Gore, next month and over the weekend the band debuted two new songs live in Costa Mesa, CA. The…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | March 7, 2016 - 2:05 pm

Deftones Mock Kanye While Detailing New LP Gore

Yesterday Deftones shared "Prayers / Triangles," the excellent, White Pony-esque lead single from their upcoming album Gore. Today they've offered the full details on that…
Chris DeVille | February 5, 2016 - 11:32 am

Deftones – “Prayers / Triangles”

We celebrated emotional '90s metal warriors Deftones when Adrenaline, their first album, turned 20 last year, and it's only right that we celebrate them again…
Tom Breihan | February 4, 2016 - 1:28 pm

Metallica, Taylor Swift, No Doubt Set For Rock In Rio’s US Debut

Rock In Rio is a major music festival that got its start in Brazil and has had iterations in both Portugal and Spain. Perusing the…
James Rettig | September 26, 2014 - 8:14 pm

R.I.P. Chi Cheng

A very sad story reached an even sadder ending yesterday morning, when Deftones bassist Chi Cheng died, nearly five years after a car crash left…
Tom Breihan | April 15, 2013 - 2:24 pm

Win A $200 Deftones Limited Edition Vinyl Box Set

Deftones recently put out a vinyl box set containing the band's six studio LPs (1995’s Adrenaline, 1997’s Around the Fur, 2000’s White Pony, 2003’s Deftones,…
Corban Goble | November 16, 2011 - 10:27 am

Artist Polaroids From Lollapalooza 2011

Lollapalooza celebrated its twentieth anniversary in Chicago over the weekend with headline performances by Eminem, Foo Fighters, Coldplay, and Muse. It was the support acts,…
Scott Lapatine | August 8, 2011 - 11:45 am

80 Other Bands With Official Sneakers

Last week the Animal Collective bros released an official mixtape for their new … sneakers. That is a thing now. Gotta keep fans on their…
Scott Lapatine | April 6, 2011 - 12:31 pm

Reading & Leeds Festivals 2009 In Photos

This past weekend, bill-sharing fellows Reading and Leeds were tasked with distracting a nation still reeling from the death of its Oasis. Their secret weapons…
Scott Lapatine | August 31, 2009 - 12:40 am