The metal forces of Gojira and Deftones have combined for a blistering tribute to Brazillian metal gods Sepultura.
Deftones and ††† (Crosses) frontman Chino Moreno joined French metal titans Gojira onstage in Amory in Minneapolis, Minnesota for a live cover of Sepultura's Territory. Watch fan footage of the killer cover of the Chaos A.D classic below.
In other Chino Moreno related news, ††† (Crosses) released not one, but two new tracks recently. The duo composed of Deftones' Chino Moreno and producer/multi-
Watch the video for Initiation below.
Gojira’s latest album, Fortitude, one of our 20 best albums of 2021, saw the French metal outfit continue going from strength to strength with each release, landing at #3 on the ARIA charts here in Australia and propelling them further into the international metal spotlight.
When we caught up with drummer Mario Duplantier last year, he expressed he was thankful their previous 2016 studio album, Magma, landed them global recognition and was particularly stoked by the love felt in their home country, France.
“We got nominated for the Grammys, we got the attention of the media in France for the first time - because France is not a rock country - we were invited on the T.V. shows...we felt great, you know, it’s always so good to feel the love from the community, the fans.”
Check out the video for the hit single Amazonia, a song notably influenced by Sepultura below.
If you're in the mood to revisit the might of Fortitude, our song-by-song run-through of the record would be a good place to start.
Listen to Gojira Fortitude now.