Sensational alternative metal and melodic hardcore bands Deftones and Rise Against are bringing their signature sounds to the Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre!
Deftones was formed in by Sacramento (California) in 1988 by Chino Moreno (lead vocals and rhythm guitar), Stephen Carpenter (lead guitar), Abe Cunningham (drums) and Dominic Garcia (bass). The started off as a nu metal (a form of alternative metal that combines elements of heavy metal music with elements of other music genres such as hip hop, alternative rock, funk and grunge) band but over the years, their sound evolved to include elements of various genres such as art rock, experimental rock, post punk, post hardcore, dream pop, drone, shoegazing, post metal, stoner rock, progressive metal, trip hop, glitch, math metal, psychedelia, space rock, and dark pop. The band’s also had a couple of line up changes and currently consists of Chino, Abe Cunningham, Frank Delgado (keyboards, samplers, and turntables), and Sergio Vega (bass and backing vocals). They’ve had a stellar career with 8 studio albums (3 of which have been certified Platinum in the US), 3 compilation albums, 22 music videos, 3 extended plays, 22 singles, and they’ve sold 10 million albums worldwide. They’ve received many accolades including a Grammy Award (for Best Metal Performance) and a Revolver Golden Gods Award (for Album of the Year).
Don’t miss your chance to see these artists add a unique touch to alternative metal and melodic hardcore music!