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The Best Soundtrack Moments Of 2013

Maybe it's because I spend the bulk of my time reading and writing about music or talking with people who do the same, but as…
Ryan Leas | December 26, 2013 - 3:58 pm

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Watch Mike Patton & DJ QBert Play A Collaborative Show In San Francisco

Faith No More frontman Mike Patton played a special collaborative show with turntable master DJ QBert at The Chapel in San Francisco last night. They…
Peter Helman | February 10, 2018 - 10:32 am

Mike Patton Scores Stephen King Netflix Thriller 1922

The next phase in the Stephen King media industrial complex is 1922, a Netflix thriller out today based on King's novella about a Nebraska man…
Chris DeVille | October 20, 2017 - 5:11 pm

Watch Dead Cross Cover Dead Kennedys’ “Nazi Punks Fuck Off” With Jello Biafra

"Nazi Punks Fuck Off," a one-minute 1981 rager from American punk overlords the Dead Kennedys, isn't the best Dead Kennedys song, but it might be…
Tom Breihan | August 24, 2017 - 12:31 pm

Dead Cross Cancel LA Show At The Last Minute As Mike Patton Reportedly Hurt In Accident

Mike Patton, the Faith No More frontman and out-music impresario, was apparently hurt in an accident last night. Patton was in Los Angeles to perform…
Tom Breihan | August 22, 2017 - 9:51 am

Stream Dead Cross Dead Cross

Dead Cross comprises Faith No More frontman Mike Patton and Slayer's Dave Lombardo as well as four members of Locust and Retox. Their self-titled album…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | July 31, 2017 - 4:00 pm


Dead Cross – “Obedience School” Video

Dead Cross is a new band, but it has a hell of a pedigree. The berserker hardcore supergroup features Faith No More frontman Mike Patton…
Tom Breihan | July 24, 2017 - 1:10 pm

Watch Fantômas Play At Tool’s Festival

Last month, Faith No More frontman Mike Patton announced that he had teamed up with former drummer Dave Lombardo, his old bandmate in the deranged-film-music…
Tom Breihan | June 26, 2017 - 11:22 am

Dead Cross – “Seizure And Desist” Video

Faith No More frontman Mike Patton is the singer for the new band Dead Cross, a frantic hardcore four-piece that also features former Slayer drummer…
Tom Breihan | June 19, 2017 - 11:43 am

Dead Cross – “Grave Slave”

Faith No More frontman Mike Patton and former Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo have joined forces before; both of them are in the mutated film-music tribute…
Tom Breihan | May 4, 2017 - 12:34 pm

Mark Kozelek – “Win” (Feat. Mike Patton) (David Bowie Cover)

Mark Kozelek has announced an all-covers album called Mark Kozelek Sings Favorites, which he teased at the end of last year and which will be…
Peter Helman | February 1, 2016 - 6:44 pm

Nevermen – “Hate On”

Nevermen is the ambitious all-star trio of Faith No More frontman Mike Patton, TV On The Radio leader Tunde Adebimpe, and skittery rapper Doseone. (Each…
Tom Breihan | January 22, 2016 - 1:22 pm

Nevermen – “Mr. Mistake (Boards Of Canada Remix)”

Later this month, the art-rock supergroup Nevermen will release their self-titled debut album. The band brings together TV On The Radio's Tunde Adebimpe, Anticon experimental…
Chris DeVille | January 12, 2016 - 12:40 pm

Mark Kozelek Teases El-P Collab, Elliott Smith Cover, Piano/Vocal Album Feat. Mike Patton

Mark Kozelek followed his tumultuous 2014 with a tempestuous 2015, but as Kozelek tells it, 2015 has been "a wonderful year of playing music." So…
Chris DeVille | December 8, 2015 - 1:59 pm

Nevermen – “Mr. Mistake”

Earlier this year, TV On The Radio's Tunde Adebimpe, Faith No More's Mike Patton, and rapper Doseone announced the formation of the long-in-the-works Nevermen project…
James Rettig | December 4, 2015 - 11:41 am

Nevermen – “Tough Towns”

2015 will be remembered as the year of peak irony (see the Scientology shirt above), the year of streaming, and hence, the year of the…
Caitlin White | August 5, 2015 - 11:25 am