DEVILDRIVER Winter Kills Available Today – Frontman Dez Fafara to Take Over SiriusXM Liquid Metal All Week

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

Encore Broadcasts:

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 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

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