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Q&A: Death From Above’s Sebastien Grainger On Changing Their Name (Again) & New Album Outrage! Is Now



When they first appeared in the early '00s, Death From Above -- then without the "1979," once more without the "1979" today -- drew attention…
Ryan Leas | August 15, 2017 - 10:17 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

It didn't make this week's list, but I'd like to give a shout out to Selena Gomez's deeply ridiculous "Bad Liar" video. I like that…
Tom Breihan | June 16, 2017 - 3:43 pm

The Week In Pop

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

More Death From Above 1979 stories

Death From Above’s Jesse Keeler Denies Association With Alt-Right, Distances Himself From Gavin McInnes

Jesse F. Keeler is half of the duos Death From Above (formerly Death From Above 1979) and MSTRKRFT. He is also a longtime friend of…
Tom Breihan | October 27, 2017 - 9:09 am

Death From Above – “Holy Books”

Next week, Death From Above (sans 1979) are releasing a new album, Outrage! Is Now -- read our recent interview with the band's Sebastien Grainger…
James Rettig | September 1, 2017 - 10:13 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

It didn't make this week's list, but I'd like to give a shout out to Selena Gomez's deeply ridiculous "Bad Liar" video. I like that…
Tom Breihan | June 16, 2017 - 3:43 pm

Death From Above – “Freeze Me” Video

Death From Above, née Death From Above 1979, recently returned with new single "Freeze Me." And now they've shared an accompanying music video directed by…
Peter Helman | June 13, 2017 - 10:58 pm

Death From Above – “Freeze Me”

Death From Above, who recently dropped the 1979 from their name, teased their new single "Freeze Me" last night, and mailed advance physical copies to…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | June 6, 2017 - 3:34 pm

Death From Above Tease New Single “Freeze Me” Out Friday

Death From Above 1979 have teased "Freeze Me," a new single out on on Friday, by sharing a short clip featuring new music. Watch below.
Peter Helman | June 5, 2017 - 10:45 pm

Death From Above 1979 Forced To Cancel Tour After Awolnation Ditch Them For Prophets Of Rage

The politics of touring are multi-faceted, but either way you spin it, this seems like a pretty dick move: AWOLNATION pulled out of a tour…
James Rettig | June 21, 2016 - 5:32 pm

The Weeknd, Braids, DFA1979 Win Junos; Arcade Fire Accept Humanitarian Award

The Juno Awards, aka the Canadian Grammys, are going down tonight. But a bunch of awards were already presented last night at a gala dinner…
Peter Helman | April 3, 2016 - 2:03 pm

Drake, The Weeknd, Majical Cloudz, Tobias Jesso Up For Juno Awards

The Juno Awards, Canada's answer to the Grammys, announced their 2016 nominations today. And like this year's Grammy nods, the field of contenders is actually
Chris DeVille | February 2, 2016 - 4:19 pm

Death From Above 1979 – “White Is Red” Video

When Toronto's Death From Above 1979 reunited to release last year's The Physical World, the welcome news of their return warranted a documentary about what…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 17, 2015 - 11:11 am

Death From Above 1979 Share Acoustic “Virgins,” Cancel Some Tour Dates

Toronto rockers Death From Above 1979 have had to cancel some upcoming tour dates, which they announced in a Facebook post yesterday, but to make…
Caitlin White | July 10, 2015 - 11:22 am

Watch Bands Share Their Least Favorite Interview Questions At GovBall

Last weekend was New York's own annual music festival Governors Ball, and in the true festival spirit of complaining about everything, Funny Or Die was…
Caitlin White | June 9, 2015 - 1:25 pm

Artist Portraits From Shaky Knees 2015

Shaky Knees Festival went down in Atlanta this weekend, and we sent two photographers to capture portraits and live shots of some of the performers…
Stereogum | May 11, 2015 - 11:46 am
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