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Live Report: Amnesia Rockfest, with Marilyn Manson, Alice Cooper, Deftones, and More

Live Report: Amnesia Rockfest, with Marilyn Manson, Alice Cooper, Deftones, and More

By Rich Zweiback Unique among the plethora of festivals is Amnesia Rockfest. Founded eight years ago by the then-teenaged Alex Martel, the festival is a two-day punk-rock and heavy-metal event located in Montebello, Quebec, a small town about 75 miles north of Montreal. Think Warped Tour with a slighter higher aged demographic and a lot […]

Palms, Featuring Deftones’ Chino Moreno and Ex-Members of ISIS, Premiere New Album

Palms, Featuring Deftones’ Chino Moreno and Ex-Members of ISIS, Premiere New Album

Palms–the new band featuring Chino Moreno of the Deftones and former Isis members Aaron Harris, Clifford Meyer, and Jeff Caxide–will release their highly anticipated self-titled debut album on June 25. In anticipation, the group is streaming the record in its entirety. Listen to it right here and let us know what you think in the […]

New Song “Future Warrior” from Palms, Featuring Deftones’ Chino Moreno and Ex-Members of ISIS, Streaming

New Song “Future Warrior” from Palms, Featuring Deftones’ Chino Moreno and Ex-Members of ISIS, Streaming

Palms–the new band featuring Chino Moreno of the Deftones and former Isis members Aaron Harris, Clifford Meyer, and Jeff Caxide–will release their highly anticipated self-titled debut album on June 25. The opening track from the record, “Future Warrior,” has hit the internet. Check it out below and let us know what you think in the […]

Photos: Metallica, Deftones, Rise Against, Red Hot Chili Peppers and More at 2013 Orion Music + More

Photos: Metallica, Deftones, Rise Against, Red Hot Chili Peppers and More at 2013 Orion Music + More

If you missed the 2013 version of the Orion Music + More fest, which took place on Detroit’s Belle Isle over the weekend, we hope this photo gallery will help set the scene. The fest kicked off Saturday, June 8; among Saturday’s events were Metallica’s surprise set as a fake band, Dehann, during which they […]

Samson Golden Gods Backstage Interviews: Deftones and Mistress Juliya

Samson Golden Gods Backstage Interviews: Deftones and Mistress Juliya

Samson, Xbox and Revolver were backstage May 2 at the 5th annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards to host all the artist interviews, which aired live exclusively on Xbox Smartglass. Now Samson and Revolver are releasing all the interviews for you to watch! Here’s a clip from the 5th annual awards show. This video features our […]

Deftones Premiere New Music Video, “Swerve City”

Deftones Premiere New Music Video, “Swerve City”

Check out the new clip from their record Koi No Yokan, which just won Album of Year at the 2013 Golden Gods!

2013 Golden Gods Fallen Heroes Video: Remembering the Rockers We Recently Lost

2013 Golden Gods Fallen Heroes Video: Remembering the Rockers We Recently Lost

The biggest names in hard-rock and heavy-metal gathered at Club Nokia in Los Angeles May 2, 2013, for the fifth annual Revolver Golden Gods Award Show. During the event, Revolver paid tribute to some of the fallen heroes of the heavy-music community. Now you can watch the video below. Rest in peace.     Download […]

Deftones Cover Kris Kross’ “Jump” in Tribute to Chris Kelly

Deftones Cover Kris Kross’ “Jump” in Tribute to Chris Kelly

During their concert at the Pageant in St. Louis, Missouri, Deftones paid tribute to Kris Kross founder Chris Kelly, who died on Wednesday of an apparent drug overdose, by covering the ’90s hi-hop group’s “Jump.” Just last month, Deftones lost one of their own founding members, bassist Chi Cheng, who passed away five years after […]

Metal and Hard-Rock Releases Announced for Record Store Day

Metal and Hard-Rock Releases Announced for Record Store Day

Record Store Day has become an audiophile’s Christmas. The now annual event has spread worldwide to become a day where bands and record labels put out special vinyl releases including colored vinyl, exclusives, and picture discs. This year’s Record Store Day will be held on April 20. One notable release is Earache Records’ The World’s […]

Rock/Metal Community Reacts to Death of Deftones Bassist Chi Cheng

Rock/Metal Community Reacts to Death of Deftones Bassist Chi Cheng

Several members of the rock community responded over the weekend to the passing of Chi Cheng, the Deftones bassist, who died early Saturday at age 42. Cheng died 3 a.m. Saturday in the emergency room. “His heart just suddenly stopped,” Cheng’s mother, Jeanne Marie Cheng, wrote on the One Love for Chi website. “He left […]