Tag Archives: Devildriver

DevilDriver split with guitarist Neal Tiemann

Posted by on October 4, 2021

  DevilDriver has announced the departure of guitarist Neal Tiemann. Tiemann stepped in, back in 2015 as the replacement for Jeff Kendrick and has been with the band for the last 6 years. On Sunday, DevilDriver frontman Dez Fafara released the following statement: “It’s at this time we are announcing the parting of ways with […]

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Metal Insider’s Bram Teitelman’s Top 10 Albums of 2020

Posted by on December 23, 2020

    What a year. Not worth recapping, since everyone went through a lot of the same shit, but it definitely impacted the way I listen to music. I enjoy listening to music while commuting and/or driving, both of which I did significantly less. Also, the low grade trauma of *gestures broadly at the whole […]

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Metal Insider’s Chris Annunziata’s Top 10 Metal Albums of 2020

Posted by on December 22, 2020

  Even though 2020 was a pretty awful year, a lot of great records were released. In fact, there were so many, it was hard narrowing my list down to just ten albums. Even though the pandemic lockdown halted live music, I was able to discover a lot of new bands and find new music. […]

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DevilDriver’s Dez Fafara reveals 10 Songs he’s most proud of writing

Posted by on December 1, 2020

    Dez Fafara of DevilDriver and Coal Chamber shared the top 10 songs he’s most proud of with Metal Hammer and provided explanations for each track. Making the cut was Coal Chamber’s “Loco” with Fafara citing it as the song that got them signed. “I genuinely believe that ‘Loco‘ is the reason Coal Chamber […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/21: The charts have got the blues

Posted by on October 21, 2020

EDIT 10/22/20: I’ve added Corey Taylor to the list because I guess he’s a big deal or something. Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. The Symbol Remains is Blue Öyster Cult’s first studio album in 19 years. When that album, Curse of […]

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Metal By Numbers 10/14: DevilDriver’s devilish dealings

Posted by on October 14, 2020

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   I haven’t included Bon Jovi on here in the past because, well, do I really have to? Yeah I know, Slippery When Wet is a seminal glam metal album but the band has steered farther […]

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New & Noteworthy: October 9th, 2020 – Dawn of the New Music

Posted by on October 9, 2020

    New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. The week is a bit a slow one, but still features new releases from Five Finger Death Punch, Blue Öyster Cult, Necrophobic, and more (I also included the Devildriver one […]

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Devildriver are “Wishing” on new song

Posted by on September 25, 2020

  Devildriver have released their fourth single, “Wishing” from their upcoming album Dealing With Demons I scheduled for Friday October 2nd via Napalm Records. Frontman Dez Fafara spoke about writing the song with American Songwriter and how it tackles loneliness after finding out his wife Anahstasia Fafara was diagnosed with skin cancer. Fortunately, the cancer was removed during […]

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Devildriver drop new video for “Nest Of Vipers”

Posted by on August 13, 2020

Devildriver are gearing up to release their upcoming double album, Dealing With Demons and have dropped their third single, “Nest of Vipers.” Lending a hand with the lyrics was guitarist Neal Tiemann, which is the first time in the band’s career where frontman and mastermind, Dez Fafara wasn’t the sole lyricist. “This is my first co-written lyric on […]

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DevilDriver unleash haunting “Iona” music video

Posted by on July 1, 2020

  DevilDriver have unleashed their next single taken from their upcoming double album, Dealing With Demons, which the first volume, Dealing With Demons I, will be released on October 9th via Napalm Records. The band’s new song “Iona” is accompanied by a video directed by Vicente Cordero. The demon behind this track is inspired by […]

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