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Watch A Trailer For Deafheaven LP3

Deafheaven's sophomore record, Sunbather, was my favorite album of 2013, and the follow-up is pretty high on my list of 2015's most anticipated. The band…
Michael Nelson | July 27, 2015 - 2:26 pm

Deafheaven Selling Sunbather Font; Blanket Already Sold Out

Deafheaven's George Clarke is the co-founder of All Black Recording Company, and they're milking Sunbather's beautifully distinctive cover art for all it's worth. For one…
Chris DeVille | December 11, 2014 - 10:34 am

Watch Deafheaven’s Kerry McCoy Demonstrate His Guitar Techniques For Matt Sweeney

Deafheaven guitarist Kerry McCoy sat down with Matt Sweeney on the latest episode of Guitar Power, a continuation of the guitar-focused web series that Sweeney…
James Rettig | November 11, 2014 - 8:53 pm

Deafheaven Promise New Album In 2015

Deafheaven have hinted on Facebook and Twitter that the follow-up to last year's Sunbather should be expected next year. Michael speculated what their third album…
James Rettig | October 25, 2014 - 5:20 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Labor Day Weekend is upon us, and with it, the unofficial end of summer. So, in hindsight, what was the Song Of Summer 2014? "Fancy"?
Stereogum | August 29, 2014 - 2:28 pm

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – August 2014

Guys, I usually kick off the Black Market with a lengthy introductory essay, an aggregation of my thoughts on the month in metal. But August…
Michael Nelson | August 29, 2014 - 9:39 am

Deafheaven – “From The Kettle Onto The Coil”

We all know about "difficult" second albums and the notorious sophomore jinx, but what's the cliche for a band that achieves modest success on their…
Michael Nelson | August 22, 2014 - 12:03 pm

Photos: Øyafestivalen 2014

Øyafestivalen has now entered its 13th year, and last week, the Norwegian festival's 2014 iteration filled Oslo with excellent artists. There were folk musicians like…
Miles Bowe | August 13, 2014 - 5:43 pm

Watch Deafheaven Play New Song “From The Kettle Unto The Coil” At Pitchfork Music Festival

Deafheaven made my favorite album of 2013, and whenever they announce the release of a follow-up, that album will almost definitely top my list of…
Michael Nelson | July 30, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Artist Portraits From Pitchfork Festival 2014

This past weekend, Pitchfork Festival went down in Chicago, and it included a great deal of excellent acts. We sent our photographer Max Herman to…
Miles Bowe | July 21, 2014 - 11:16 am

Artists Portraits From Governors Ball 2014

This past weekend, New York City hosted the annual Governors Ball, whose 10 Best Sets we counted down for you right here. Photographer Luis Ruiz
Stereogum | June 9, 2014 - 2:53 pm

Adult Swim Announces 5th Singles Series With Deafheaven, Run The Jewels, Speedy Ortiz, & More

For the last several years Adult Swim has curated a series of singles released throughout the summer. They've put out some fantastic tracks in the…
Miles Bowe | June 2, 2014 - 1:38 pm

Stream Black Monolith Passenger (Stereogum Premiere)

It's unfair to compare Black Monolith to Deafheaven, but it's impossible to talk about Black Monolith without the context of Deafheaven. Black Monolith is a…
Michael Nelson | April 11, 2014 - 11:53 am

Watch Deafheaven’s Full Set At 285 Kent’s Second-To-Last Show

The storied Williamsburg DIY space 285 Kent held its final show last night. Hundreds of fans of the venue's progressive booking and indoor smoking paid…
Scott Lapatine | January 20, 2014 - 2:10 pm

Deconstructing

Deconstructing: Alcest’s Shelter And Metal In A Post-Deafheaven World

In February 2011, Brooklyn Vegan did an interview with Deafheaven frontman George Clarke -- only a year after the formation of his band, more than…
Michael Nelson | January 3, 2014 - 3:01 pm