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There are at least 2 bands sharing the name "Defeater":

1. Melodic-hardcore band from Boston, Massachusetts, USA
2. Heavy/speed metal band from Chile


1) Defeater are an American melodic-hardcore band from Boston, Massachusetts. To date, they have released Three full-length albums, two EPs and a single. The band's current lineup consists of Derek Archambault (vocals/acoustic guitar), Jay Maas (guitar), Jake Woodruff (guitar), Joe Longobardi (drums) and Mike Poulin (bass). Read more on Last.fm

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Album: Defeater – Letters Home

July 22nd, 2013

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Defeater
Letters Home
Bridge Nine Records
15 July 2013

by Ollie Connors

On Defeater’s third full-length Letters Home, their conceptual story arc about an exceptionally dysfunctional wartime family continues. Previous albums have told the story of a brother each, and this record imparts tales of the violent patriarch’s earlier life. However, the band have clearly not learned from George Lucas’ mistakes, as adding preceding events to canon does not make for particularly riveting storytelling.

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Live & Photos: Every Time I Die @ London Electric Ballroom – 30 November 2011

December 6th, 2011

every time i die promo photo 2011 thrash hits no josh

Every Time I Die are one of my favourite bands in the world. They encapsulate everything that is good about heavy music. Riffs, melody, excellent merch. I wouldn’t own six ETID tshirts otherwise.

Is that excessive? No – they’re all awesome shirts. Is this going to be a balanced, honest review? It’s the only way. Was I drunk? No – it was the first time sober at an ETID show and I was scared. Especially when I nipped out for a cigarette and had to bustle my way past half a dozen handbags (after they’d hit me in the belly, of course) and then the very ample smoking area was full. What was this madness? So many women. So much cancer. Every Time I Die!

Six things we found out when we saw ETID in Camden:

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Hevy Festival 2011 confirms Make Do And Mend, Defeater, and 9 more new bands

May 20th, 2011

Hevy Festival 2011 Thrash Hits

Let’s keep it brief and stick to the facts – Hevy Festival 2011 has confirmed that it has booked Make Do And Mend and Defeater for the long-windedly titled Rock Sound x MacBeth stage for the Saturday and Sunday of this year’s festival respectively. The appearances by both bands are being billed as UK festival exclusives. For the rest of today’s announcement, check after the jump.

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