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Blackpink Are Doing It Big Without The Exhausting Bloat

Everything about Blackpink is huge and emphatic and in your face. The crushing titanium beats, the severe top-of-the-lungs melodies and swaggering rap bars, the ostentatious…
Chris DeVille | October 5, 2020 - 4:00 pm

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Deftones Ohms

"I have no patience for expectation!" Chino Moreno screams on "This Link Is Dead." The song comes toward the second half of Ohms, Deftones' ninth…
Luke O'Neil | September 21, 2020 - 10:00 am

The Anniversary

White Pony Turns 20

Deftones were different. With their second album, 1997's Around The Fur, the punishingly heavy Sacramento band had established themselves as a unique presence under the…
Chris DeVille | June 19, 2020 - 11:45 am

More Deftones stories

Premature Evaluation

Premature Evaluation: Deftones Ohms

"I have no patience for expectation!" Chino Moreno screams on "This Link Is Dead." The song comes toward the second half of Ohms, Deftones' ninth…
Luke O'Neil | September 21, 2020 - 10:00 am

Deftones – “Genesis”

Last month, Deftones announced a new album, Ohms -- the follow-up to 2016's Gore -- and shared its lead single and title track. Today, the…
James Rettig | September 18, 2020 - 12:01 am

Deftones – “Ohms”

For the last week, Deftones have been slowly teasing out the release of a new album called Ohms. On Thursday morning, all the pertinent details…
James Rettig | August 21, 2020 - 12:01 am

Deftones Announce New Album Ohms

For a while now, art-metal greats Deftones -- a band who seems to grow more influential with every passing year -- have been talking about…
Tom Breihan | August 20, 2020 - 10:26 am

Concert Review

At Pasadena Daydream, The Cure Showed Why Their Legacy May Never Disintegrate

Used to be there was an unwritten rule in music criticism: Only employ "Beatles-esque" as a last resort. I mean, this band virtually created pop…
Ian Cohen | September 2, 2019 - 2:55 pm

Chvrches’ Lauren Mayberry & Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta Feud Over Día De Los Deftones Lineup

Deftones released the wonderfully diverse lineup for their second annual Día De Los Deftones festival this week, and the highest-billed act besides Deftones themselves is…
Chris DeVille | July 30, 2019 - 5:04 pm

Deftones Announce Second Annual Día De Los Deftones

Last year Deftones threw a big party in San Diego the week of Día De Los Muertos and called it, quite reasonably, Día De Los…
Chris DeVille | July 29, 2019 - 1:37 pm

Concert Review

Dawn Of The Def: Our Trip To The Inaugural Día De Los Deftones

When I ask people what they think about San Diego, I mostly find out that they don’t. Unlike Los Angeles and the Bay Area, there’s…
Ian Cohen | November 6, 2018 - 12:47 pm

Watch The Smashing Pumpkins Cover Sugar Ray’s “Fly” With Mark McGrath

Smashing Pumpkins' reunion tour kicked off last month and Sugar Ray's Mark McGrath has been been making appearances in their shows via video. Videos of
Julia Gray | August 2, 2018 - 10:47 pm

Deftones Announce Día De Los Deftones Fest With Future, Mike Shinoda, Rocket From The Crypt

As if you needed another reason to love the weird artsy cousins of nu-metal, Deftones are out here putting Future, Linkin Park's Mike Shinoda, and…
Chris DeVille | July 16, 2018 - 11:55 am

Chino Moreno – “Brief Exchange”

Chino Moreno has released a new solo track called "Brief Exchange" that was inspired by the DC comic DARK NIGHTS: METAL: DELUXE EDITION. It's the…
James Rettig | June 8, 2018 - 10:08 am

Robert Smith’s Meltdown 2018 Lineup Features My Bloody Valentine, Nine Inch Nails, Deftones, The Libertines

The Cure's Robert Smith is curating this year's Meltdown festival in London, and its initial lineup is extremely solid. Among the headliners are My Bloody…
Chris DeVille | March 6, 2018 - 9:30 am

Guns N’ Roses Announce North American Tour With Sturgill Simpson, Deftones, Live

Last year, Guns N' Roses somehow did the impossible: They pulled off a full reunion tour with recently-estranged classic-linup members Axl Rose, Slash, and Duff…
Tom Breihan | May 25, 2017 - 10:39 am
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