Cover of AWOLNATION’s “Sail” Streaming at Crave Online
The wait is over as California Groove Metallers DEVILDRIVER have released their 6th studio album Winter Kills on Napalm Records. In conjunction with the album’s release, DEVILDRIVER frontman Dez Fafara will be taking over SiriusXM’s Liquid Metal all week long.
Dez stopped by SiriusXM’s New York City Headquarters for an interview hosted by Jose Mangin and to take control of the channel for a week. Every hour starting at Midnight on August 27th and every two to three hours on Wednesday through Labor Day, Dez will personally introduce songs from Winter Kills. You will also hear Dez hosting a Liquid Metal takeover throughout the week featuring some of his favorite metal that he has been a part of and tracks that he is a massive fan of.
The takeover and interview schedule is as follows:
SiriusXM Channel 40 Liquid Metal:
Tuesday 8/27 @ 8:00 PM EDT
Thursday 8/29 @ 4:00 PM EDT
Saturday 8/31 @ 12:00 PM EDT
Monday 9/2 @ 6:00 PM EDT
DEVILDRIVER recorded a cover of the AWOLNATION hit single “Sail” for Winter Kills. Check out an exclusive stream of the cover courtesy of Crave Online HERE.
Winter Kills is available in four configurations including a Deluxe Digibook with CD (including two bonus tracks: “Shudder” and “Back Down to the Grave”) and Live DVD (Featuring 45 minutes of live raw DEVILDRIVER power. No studio over dubs at all just the band at their best and includes fan favorites “Clouds over California” and “The Wretched”), standard CD version, digital version and for the first time in DEVILDRIVER history, a 2LP Gatefold edition.
Check out the album’s title track HERE.
Best Buy stores are offering an exclusive edition of Winter Kills. The package comes with the Deluxe Digibook version of the CD, the DVD and an exclusive t-shirt, designed specifically for Best Buy’s exclusive edition. This version can be ordered on BestBuy.com and is available in stores in North America today.
Winter Kills is available on iTunes. The album can also be ordered on Amazon
The video for the song “The Appetite” can be viewed HERE. The video was directed by Dan Burke of PianoFight Films.
In support of their new release Winter Kills California Groove Metallers, DEVILDRIVER will be hitting the road this fall on a co-headlining tour with Trivium. Support on the tour will come from After the Burial and Sylosis. Everything kicks off in Boise, ID on September 12th and rolls through October 17th in San Diego, CA
The band recorded the album in Florida at Audio Hammer Studios and vocals in Los Angeles, CA at Dez’s home studio with Mark Lewis (Black Dahlia Murder, Whitechapel, All That Remains) handling production duties. DEVILDRIVER has worked with Lewis previously on “Beast” and “The Last Kind Words” and producer Mark Lewis’s prolific leadership of the new school of metal has yet again helped DEVILDRIVER deliver another Epic heavy Metal record. This record melds what the band does best. In your face power as well as the California Groove sound the band pioneered.
DevilDriver with Trivium, After the Burial and Sylosis:
9/12: Boise, ID @ Knitting Factory
9/13: Spokane, WA @ Knitting Factory
9/14: Vancouver, BC @ Commodore Ballroom
9/16: Calgary, AB @ Macewan Ballroom
9/17: Edmonton, AB @ Union Hall
9/18: Saskatoon, SK @ Odeon
9/19: Winnipeg, MB @ Garrick
9/21: Minneapolis, MN @ First Avenue
9/23: Columbus, OH @ Newport Music Hall
9/24: Toronto, ON @ Phoenix
9/25: Montreal, QC @ Corona
9/27: New York, NY @ Best Buy Theater
9/28: Boston, MA @ House of Blues
9/29: New Haven, CT @ Toad’s Place
9/30: Philadelphia, PA @ Theater of the Living Arts
10/2: Silver Springs, MD @ Fillmore
10/3: Cleveland, OH @ House of Blues
10/4: Pittsburgh, PA @ Stage AE
10/5: Detroit, MI @ Harpos
10/7: Charlotte, NC @ The Fillmore
10/8: Atlanta, GA @ Masquerade
10/10: Oklahoma City, OK @ Diamond Ballroom
10/11: Wichita, KS @ The Cotillion
10/12: Denver, CO @ Summit Music Hall
10/13: Albuquerque, NM @ Sunshine Theater
10/15: San Francisco, CA @ Regency
10/16: Los Angeles, CA @ House of Blues
10/17: San Diego, CA @ SOMA