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Deftones Announce Summer North American Tour Dates

Deftones are ready for summer and have dropped their summer tour dates for 2020. Kicking off in Portland, Oregon, on July 27, the…
Emily Tan / February 11, 2020

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Gojira on New LP Fortitude, Escaping Our ‘Collective Coma’

"We're all drawn into ourselves — in a collective coma," Joe Duplantier sings on "Born for One Thing," the punishing centerpiece of Gojira's seventh LP.
Ryan Reed / April 26, 2021

Gojira Share ‘Born for One Thing’ Single Ahead of Fortitude Album

French-born, New York City-dwelling metallers Gojira have shared the single "Born For One Thing" from their upcoming album, Fortitude. The LP, the band's seventh and…
Katherine Turman / February 17, 2021

Review: Gojira Deserve to Take Experimental Riffage Mainstream on ‘Magma’

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: June 17, 2016Label: RoadrunnerIn 1988, Canadian band Voivod pulled off one of the most stunning musical transformations in heavy-metal…
Adrien Begrand / June 16, 2016

Sonisphere 2014: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

Sonisphere Festival returned to England's Knebworth Park over the July 4 weekend, bringing a cavalcade of ripping metal bands to a stately Downton Abbey-like manor…
SPIN Staff / July 7, 2014

Slayer and Gojira Shred for a Grateful Madison Square Garden on Thanksgiving Eve

So Slayer played Madison Square Garden the night before Thanksgiving, along with like-minded (and French!) shred-heads Gojira, who who are pretty psyched to be on…
Krista Schlueter / December 2, 2013

Old Slayer and Fresh Fruit: Gojira Frontman Joe Duplantier’s Metal Musts

On October 25 in Las Vegas, French metal beasts Gojira kicked off a North American tour they'll spend tenderizing audiences as the opening act for…
Jeanette D. Moses / November 8, 2013

Watch This Metalhead Hand-Fart Gojira’s ‘Flying Whales’ to Gojira

Hope for faux-flatulists and metalheads alike: French death-thrash giants Gojira visited Tel Aviv's Metalshop record store to sign some autographs when they met Guy First,…
Chris Martins / August 22, 2013

Gojira, ‘L’Enfant Sauvage’ (Roadrunner)

8SPIN Rating: 8 of 10Release Date: June 26, 2012Label: RoadrunnerFrench art-metallers wage guerrilla warfare, chop through heady melodies, ambush with feral death-grooves.
Jeanne Fury / June 26, 2012

Stream Gojira’s Long-Awaited Art-Metal Death-Groover ‘L’Enfant Sauvage’

French death-thrash monolith Gojira have returned with their first album in four years and first for the mighty Roadrunner, L'Enfant Sauvage — presumably named after…
Christopher R. Weingarten / June 19, 2012