Members of AFI, Deafheaven, Alexisonfire and more cover The Smashing Pumpkins’ ‘1979’

It comes ahead of the second part of the Pumpkins’ new album ‘ATUM’

Smashing Pumpkins and Interpol to headline new festival The World Is A Vampire

Peter Hook, Turnstile and more are also on board for the inaugural Mexico City event

Snail Mail and Deafheaven lead California’s Homesick Festival 2023 line-up

The likes of Fiddlehead, Screaming Females, Sheer Mag and Sunami also appear on the bill for next year's edition of the festival

Deafheaven to play ‘Sunbather’ in full as they headline ArcTanGent 2023

Over fifty bands have been announced the for experimental rock festival

Listen to Deafheaven’s dreamy new single ‘In Blur’

It'll appear on the album ‘Infinite Granite’, out this month

Deafheaven highlight the beauty in black metal at their stunning London return

The only thing more incongruous than Deafheaven’s sound is the venue that hosts their London return. With Fresher’s Week only just wrapped up, London’s...

Five essential new bands for fans of Deafheaven’s ambient metal sound

Stars of this week’s NME Big Read, Deafheaven’s atmospheric sonic mastery is a gateway into a world of stunning new bands. If you’re new...

NME Big Read Deafheaven exclusive interview

With ‘Ordinary Corrupt Human Love’, California’s Deafheaven have released one of the most acclaimed albums of the year, a record that makes non-metal fans sit back and think, ‘Wait, do I like metal?’ Tom Connick finds them –surfing, no less – on the day of the album’s release.