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When I saw San Francisco’s revenant Faith No More play Seattle for the first time in nearly 20 years, they closed their set with “Mark Bowen,” a song from their first album, named after their very first guitarist. Mark Bowen was there in the audience. It struck me as a classy move to reach back… More »

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Faith No More’s Angel Dust was my first exposure to the very idea of the Difficult Follow-Up Album, and I’m guessing that thousands of other kids shared my experience. The album came three years after The Real Thing, the San Francisco band’s breakthrough. I’d bought The Real Thing on cassette with birthday gift-certificate money, and… More »

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Faith No More – “Sunny Side Up” Video

Reunited art-metal greats Faith No More sounded as dangerous and unstable as ever on Sol Invictus, their ravenous new reunion album. So apparently, it isn't…
Tom Breihan | October 20, 2015 - 10:39 am

Watch Faith No More Bring Tuxedoes, A Gimp, And A Megaphone To Kimmel

Earlier this summer, when the great '90s art-metal weirdos Faith No More appeared on The Tonight Show, riding high on their new reunion album Sol
Tom Breihan | September 4, 2015 - 8:55 am

Watch Faith No More Briefly Cover Foo Fighters While Filling In For Them At Rock Werchter

After Dave Grohl's nasty fall, the Foo Fighters were forced to cancel a couple of festival tour dates, and their replacement acts this weekend have…
James Rettig | June 29, 2015 - 9:35 am

Watch Faith No More Perform “Superhero” Dressed In All-White On Fallon

Faith No More locked down some coordinated outfits for their appearance on Jimmy Fallon last night, wearing all-white while surrounded by flowers that seemed to…
James Rettig | May 14, 2015 - 9:30 am

Stream Faith No More Sol Invictus

It's been 18 years since Faith No More released Album Of The Year, their last LP. It's been 17 years since they broke up. And…
Tom Breihan | May 11, 2015 - 10:13 am

Photos: Faith No More @ Keller Auditorium, Portland 4/17/15

Faith No More’s comeback tour is in full swing, and last night they made a stop at Portland’s Keller Auditorium. They opened up their set…
James Rettig | April 18, 2015 - 10:20 am

Watch Faith No More Debut “Sol Invictus” & “From The Dead” In Vancouver

Faith No More's comeback tour rolled into Vancouver last night, and the Canucks were rewarded with the debut of two new songs. "Sol Invictus," the…
Chris DeVille | April 17, 2015 - 12:17 pm

Faith No More – “Superhero (Remix)”

Last month, Faith No More released "Superhero," the first single from their upcoming Sol Invictus -- their first studio album since 1997's Album Of The
Michael Nelson | April 13, 2015 - 12:02 pm

Faith No More – “Superhero”

Faith No More have shared the second single from Sol Invictus, their first album in 18 years. They’ve been slowly building up to their new…
James Rettig | March 1, 2015 - 4:55 pm

Watch Faith No More Debut “Cone Of Shame” In Tokyo

Faith No More have been rolling out their upcoming Sol Invictus VERY slowly -- first announcing they were at work on the album (their first…
Michael Nelson | February 18, 2015 - 11:30 am

Faith No More Announce Sol Invictus, Their First Album In 18 Years

We learned way the hell back in September that Faith No More, the restless and reunited metal greats, were at work on a new album,…
Tom Breihan | February 10, 2015 - 11:38 am

Watch Faith No More’s Surprise Record Store Day Show At Amoeba

The reunited alt-metal greats Faith No More are working on a new album, their first in 18 years, and they released a new single called…
Tom Breihan | December 1, 2014 - 1:32 pm

Faith No More – “Motherfucker”

The great alt-metal band Faith No More announced in September that they were hard at work on a new album to be released in 2015…
Michael Nelson | November 19, 2014 - 1:20 pm

Faith No More At Work On Reunion Album

The great, adventurous Bay Area metal band Faith No More broke up in 1998, and though they got back together for live-show purposes in 2009,…
Tom Breihan | September 2, 2014 - 12:17 pm

Watch Faith No More Debut Two Songs At BST Festival

After Faith No More reunited back in 2009, they went on a very extensive reunion tour before retreating back into the shadows for a few…
James Rettig | July 5, 2014 - 1:37 pm

Coachella 2010: Die Antwoord, Major Lazer, Flying Lotus

On Friday, James Murphy dedicated "Losing My Edge" to Gil Scott-Heron. For the rest of the weekend, everyone should be covering "Communication Breakdown" and dedicating…
Amrit Singh | April 18, 2010 - 6:01 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