Listen: Deftones – Tempest


Fans of the Deftones have been rewarded for their service as of late. First they got news of a new album, Koi No Yokan, then they were treated to an ongoing North-American tour with Scars on Broadway, before getting a taster of the new work with the track ‘Leathers‘. And now, presumably fueled by a blood-lust for more, [...]

Listen: Bassnectar feat. Chino Moreno – Hexes


Serving as the song for the ending credits of Resident Evil: Retribution 3D, Bassnectar (Lorin Ashton) has joined forces with Deftones’ Chino Moreno to compose “Hexes.” In an interview with Revolver, Ashton expressed his excitement for the opportunity: I was thrilled to be a part of scoring this and wanted to make a beat that [...]

Deftones Announce New Album & Tour


Good news for fans of alternative, grungey, stonery-yet-still-thrashy metal, the Deftones have announced their next album, Koi No Yokan, as well as a supporting US tour starting this October. Having spent their summer opening for System of a Down‘s reunion tour, it is time for some favours to be returned, and SOAD’s guitarist Daron Malakian will be [...]

KahBang Festival Announces Full 2012 Lineup. Headliners include Bassnectar, Deftones, and Wale

Kahbang Music Festival

“We party like it’s the end of the world” is the Epicurean, fist-pumping tagline for KahBang Festival, a four-day celebration of music, art, and film in Bangor, Maine. The festival takes place August 9th-12th and includes headliners Bassnectar, Deftones, and Wale, as well as a large number of smaller, up-and-coming artists ripe for discovery. Unlike [...]

Deftones Announce Tour Dates and New Album


Deftones have announced a summer tour supporting System Of A Down. The two-week summer jaunt kicks off on August 2nd in Philadelphia, PA and wraps August 15th in Chicago, IL. Deftones are currently in Los Angeles, CA recording their seventh studio full-length with producer Nick Raskulinecz (Alice In Chains, Foo Fighters, Rush) who also produced [...]

Deftones Prepare To Record New Album


Alt-rockers the Deftones are preparing to record their follow-up to 2010’s “Diamond Eyes.”

Interview with Deftones’ Abe Cunningham


Over the years Deftones have released a number B-sides and rarities. And in support of “Record Store Day”  the band released all of their covers on vinyl. A small pressing of 5000 “Covers” were released on April 16th at independent music stores. Currently the band is headlining the Diamond Eyes tour which made it’s way [...]

Muse and My Chemical Romance Headline the 2011 Reading and Leeds Festivals


Muse, The Strokes and My Chemical Romance will headline this year’s Reading and Leeds festivals. Other performers include The Deftones, Elbow, Jane’s Addiction, Beady Eye, Pulp, The Offspring, Jimmy Eat World and Seasick Steve. The Festivals take place on the August Bank Holiday weekend (26-28th) and tickets are on sale now. Muse have already revealed [...]