Tag Archives: Gojira

Interview: Gojira’s Joe Duplantier on why they’ll never play an entire album live, Sea Shepherd and more

Posted by on October 16, 2017

As Gojira begin to wind down their tour in support of the Grammy-nominated Magma, they’re certainly ending the album cycle in a different way than they began it. As of now, they’re a band easily capable of playing festivals like Camden’s Rock Allegiance, where they found themselves just a few days after playing a sold-out […]

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Gojira’s Joe Duplantier invites 12-year-old kid to play drums on stage

Posted by on October 4, 2017

Gojira are currently touring across North America with special guests Torche and Code Orange. This past Monday (2), was the first night of the trek in Cleveland, Ohio at the House of Blues. During that stop, frontman/guitarist Joe Duplantier invited 12-year-old Aidan on stage to sit behind the drumkit for a jam session. Video footage […]

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Spotify Playlist: Tetarch’s Diamond Rowe’s dream festival lineup

Posted by on September 7, 2017

I’m  Currently on the road with DevilDriver, 36 Crazyfists, Cane Hill and Uncured, Tetrarch’s forthcoming album Freak will be out on September 29th, and can be preordered now. The band’s guitarist Diamond Rowe gave us a list of what she referred to as “My Nostalgic Dream Festival Lineup.” It’s a pretty diverse lineup of bands, which […]

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Gojira announce Fall North American Tour

Posted by on August 8, 2017

Gojira is currently on the road wrapping up the final North American dates on Metallica’s WorldWired Tour which concludes on August 16th, yet it looks like they are hungry for more. These French metal titans recently revealed a special show with Converge in Brooklyn, NY on September 28th and today, they extended the special show […]

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Gojira announce special Brooklyn show with Converge

Posted by on July 18, 2017

Gojira are eleven days away from hitting the road with Metallica, sharing the stage with them on the WorldWired tour on July 29th in Los Angeles. Coincidentally, it wasn’t too long ago that bassist Robert Trujillo revealed Gojira could become the next Metallica. It’s been a massive year for these French metallers, especially after performing […]

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Gojira’s Joe Duplantier shares his top ten favorite metal albums of all time

Posted by on June 29, 2017

Over the past week, we were able to see a handful of artists’ top ten metal albums of all time including Corey Taylor. These lists give us a clear picture on the artist’s taste and inspiration. However, they shocked us as well by revealing a few unexpected selections. Today, Rolling Stone shared Gojira’s Joe Duplantier’s […]

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Bassist Robert Trujillo thinks Gojira could be the next Metallica

Posted by on June 20, 2017

Rolling Stone recently went behind the scenes on Metallica’s North American WorldWired Tour. The feature observed how the legends have matured immensely over the years, especially since 2004’s Some Kind of Monster, learning the best thing for them is giving each other space. This particular trek is by far their largest production, consisting of 48 trucks, […]

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And the Metal Hammer Golden God award winners are…

Posted by on June 13, 2017

  Given that Metal Hammer came very close to ceasing to exist last year, the fact that they were able to throw their 15th annual Golden Gods awards is quite an acheivement. The UK awards show took place last night and featured performances from Avatar, Clutch, Mastodon, and Orange Goblin, whose frontman Ben Ward started […]

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Five Finger Death Punch, Prophets of Rage, Marilyn Manson and more to headline Houston Open Air

Posted by on June 12, 2017

  Monster Energy Houston Open Air festival will return this year on October 14-15 to The Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion presented by Huntsman in The Woodslands, TX. The event will feature two stages with a number of acts including Five Finger Death Punch, Prophets of Rage, Stone Sour, Marilyn Manson, Mastodon, Halestorm, In This Moment, Gojira […]

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Pallbearer announce North American Summer tour dates

Posted by on June 9, 2017

This summer and fall seems to be shaping up to be quite busy in terms of shows. Pallbearer announced a North American tour, promoting their album Heartless. Their extensive journey begins at the tail end of July as they will be supporting Gojira on a handful of dates. The group will continue to headline during […]

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